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Old 07-19-2007, 10:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i was just wondering if vinyl or latex gloves conduct electricity. if they dont, can i use them to work inside the computer?
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Default Re: does vinyl/latex glove conduct electricity?

No, they don't conduct electricity, but why would you want to wear gloves to work with a computer?
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hmmm. so is it safe to use it to work inside the computer?
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Yes, it's safe.
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awesome, i was going to change the cooler on my sapphire x1950xt today and i got a cut. so i decided to look for something that will protect me from getting alcohol and thermal grease in the cut.


its gooing to look like im giving surgery to my computer =D
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Getting alcohol in a cut is a good thing, thermal grease, not so much.
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Default Re: does vinyl/latex glove conduct electricity?

u can get/put alcohol anywhere and its still a good thing m8!
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Getting alcohol in a cut is a good thing, thermal grease, not so much.
ooo, i thought putting alcohol on a cut stings like ****?
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Well, of course it stings...but alcohol kills the germs in a cut =P. You never disinfected a cut with alcohol or peroxide?
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ooo. i dont want it to sting
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