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ESD Protection Solutions for High Speed Communication Ports

By Ian Doyle – Marketing Director, ProTek Devices Introduction Electrostatic discharge (ESD) occurs when a charge is exchanged between two objects of unequal charge potential. ESD most often occurs between people and metal objects. It is a result of an…
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Whitepaper: HBM vs. IEC 61000-4-2 ESD Standards and Testing

Many ESD standards such as Human Body Model (HBM), Machine Model (MM), Charged Device Model (CDM) and IEC 61000-4-2 have been developed to test the performance and robustness of electronic devices. Unfortunately, these standards are frequently misunderstood and often used…
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