Chip storage - Was: 40 pin DIP chip tubes?

Dave McGuire mcguire at
Thu Mar 10 19:05:54 CST 2011

On 3/10/11 8:01 PM, David Griffith wrote:
>>> Any idea where I can get some
>>> cheap?  I'd like to store these 6805
>>> chip pulls in something better than a plastic bag.
>> 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?
> I've noticed disintegration, but not corrosion.

   Pin corrosion sets in a few years after the disintegration if the 
foam is left alone enough to stay intact.


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL

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