WG 1.0 - Wrist Straps

Status:
Active
Working Group Chair:
Craig Zander, Transforming Technologies

Related Documents

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The WG continued reviewing five-year updates to ANSI/ESD S1.1. A question was raised about the similar test method in Sections 7.1 and 7.10. Testing will be completed between meeting series to determine if there is a difference in results. If there is no difference, the sections will be combined.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group finished reviewing changes from TAS comments on ESD WIP1.1. The document will be submitted for STDCOM VBM before the April meeting series.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed new revisions and the addition of a voltage test in ESD WIP1.1. The document is expected to be sent to TAS by mid-September.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed TAS comments on ESD WIP1.1. Two figures to demonstrate the test procedure were added and other figures were rearranged. A discussion was held on adding a dual wire wrist strap test method. The group also discussed adding a procedure to verify that continuous monitors are actually keeping operators below 100 volts. Verification testing will be conducted before the procedure is added to the document. The procedure has already been validated by ANSI/ESD STM97.2.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group continued adjudicating TAS comments on ESD WIP1.1. Further updates are needed before submission for STDCOM vote. A discussion was held on adding a dual wire wrist strap qualification procedure. Members will submit examples of available methods for review by the committee. The group also discussed adding a procedure to verify that continuous monitors are keeping operators below 100 volts.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group adjudicated TAS comments on ESD WIP1.1. Further updates will be reviewed at the April face-to-face meeting. A discussion was held on the potential need for a test method for split-band/dual wire wrist straps for resistance/voltage monitors.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed the status of the five-year update to ANSI/ESD S1.1. Updates to formatting and figures were made. The document will be submitted to TAS for review before the winter virtual meeting series. The group also continued discussions on updates to ESD TR1.0-01 that included providing more guidance on what each type of monitor does to help in selection of technology for individual applications; and creating a table of the different types of monitors available and what information they provide. An updated document is expected to be distributed to the working group for review between meeting series.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed the status of ANSI/ESD S1.1 during the five-year review cycle; the document has been submitted for TAS review. The group also reviewed the status of the revisions to ESD TR1.0-01. Further discussion will be held at the September face-to-face meeting.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed and continued editing ANSI/ESD S1.1 during the five-year review cycle. Reviewed S1.1 edits and changes. The primary technical change will be changing the greater than/equal to symbols of limits to match ANSI/ESD S20.20. 

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed the status of the five-year review of ANSI/ESD S1.1. Changes will be made to align the requirements with ANSI/ESD S20.20. There was also a discussion on ESD TR1.0-01 and a decision was made to remove any monitoring sections not related to wrist straps and worksurfaces.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee continued the five-year review of ANSI/ESD S1.1 – wrist straps; technical changes are expected. The revised document will be sent to the Technical and Administrative Support committee before the end of the year. The committee also continued the review of ESD TR1.0-01 – Survey of Constant (Continuous) Monitors for Wrist Straps.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee reviewed working group member comments on ESD TR1.0-01. The committee also started the five-year review of ANSI/ESD S1.1 – wrist straps.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee reviewed working group member comments on ESD TR1.0-01. The committee also started the five-year review of ANSI/ESD S1.1 – wrist straps.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee reviewed working group member comments on ESD TR1.0-01 and discussions were held regarding the proposal to re-designate the document as a standard practice.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group reviewed proposed changes to ESD TR1.0-01, Survey of Constant (Continuous) Monitors for wrist straps. Further review and discussion will be held between meeting series. The committee will begin the five-year review of ANSI/ESD S1.1 – Wrist Straps at the January virtual meeting series.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group is reactivated and began the review and update ESD TR1.0-01, Survey of Constant (Continuous) Monitors for wrist straps. Discussions were held about the possibility of redesignating the document as a standard practice. WG member comments were reviewed and the document will be distributed for further review.

     

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    A brief meeting was held to discuss interest of potential members to reactivate the working group to begin reviewing currently published technical reports for continued relevancy and accuracy. The documents will be distributed prior to the July virtual meeting.