electrostatic shielding
  • A material or enclosure which blocks the effects of an electric field, while allowing free passage to magnetic fields. It may consist, for instance, of a wire mesh or screen which provides a low-resistance path to ground. Utilized, for example, to prevent interaction between circuits, or to enhance the directivity of an antenna. Another example is a metallized plastic bag which helps protect circuit boards against electrostatic discharges during storage and handling, en route to being installed. Such a bag does not have to be grounded. Also called electrostatic screen (1), electrostatic shield (1), electric screen (1), or electrical screen (1).
  • An electrostatic shielding (1) which serves to confine an electric field within an enclosure. Also called electrostatic screen (2), electrostatic shield (2), electric screen (2), or electrical screen (2).
  • The use of an electrostatic shielding (1), or electrostatic shielding (2).
  • synonym electric screening
  • synonym electric shielding
  • synonym electrical screening
  • synonym electrical shielding
  • synonym electrostatic screening
  • synonym electric screen
  • synonym electric shield
  • synonym electrical screen
  • synonym electrical shield
  • synonym electrostatic screen

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