Chip storage - Was: 40 pin DIP chip tubes?

Philip Pemberton classiccmp at
Thu Mar 10 19:19:20 CST 2011

On 11/03/11 01:02, Dave McGuire wrote:
> On 3/10/11 7:59 PM, Mr Ian Primus wrote:
>> Speaking of chip storage, has anyone else noticed the annoying
>> tendency of black anti-static foam to disintegrate and corrode the
>> legs of the chips?
> Ohhhhh yes. :-(

One of the many reasons I'm glad I switched to >90% surface mount. No 
holes to drill, and no need for ESD foam!

classiccmp at

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