Has to be long enough to reach from the outlet to where you will put your mesh wired earthing mat.
Diy grounding matt.
This method is the simplest of the.
Piece of mesh wire about 20 x 10 inches.
A piece of wire.
If you are located in a different country study the details provided further below all parts can be found in a hardware store.
Earthing universal mats have a carbon infused and conductive top layer.
Stick a copper ground rod or a 12 piece of copper pipe in the earth and attach a wire from it into the house through a window or through a hole in the wall.
As i understand things this setup can provide a more stable and consistent rate of discharge over a day s work period.
The conductive mat is connected via a grounding cord to the ground port of an electrical outlet.
I used a piece of a storm door mesh wire but you can use anything as long as it is metal and big enough to set your feet on.
This cheap homemade device can be used only in the usa and canada since it is made for a us style three prong outlet.
Most homes built after the 1950 s have a ground wire in the third hole of the outlet that connects to the ground and earthing products utilize this.
Here is a second video from clint ober explaining how to connect ground your bed to the earth yourself diy earthing grouding for a few dollars 3min 28 sec.
You can also purchase some sheets of copper or a roll of copper mesh and stand on that to ground you.
In the winter you can ground yourself using an earthing universal mat linked above or you can build your own.
You can also try grounding yourself on a tiled floor or a concrete basement floor.
Attach a wire to the cold water pipe under the kitchen or bathroom sink.
Esd mat we used to buy this by the roll at a previous employer so i had a small piece wrist strap and cord again already had this from a previous employer female banana plug ring terminals qty 2 grounding household plug machine screw w nut i used 1 4 x20x1 washers qty 3 heatshrink this is optional i just think that heastshrink makes things look a little nicer.
Materials needed for a diy grounding mat.
Grounding cables made in the united states typically end in an eyelet a 10 ring terminal to screw directly into a standard us electrical outlet.
You can also ground yourself using a simple do it yourself device shown below.
Use the ground hole in a standard outlet and connect this ground to a wire.
The information in this video the design and use of this product is at your own risk.
The bench top mat that i am constructing will use a wrist strap to provide a complete circuit from the skin through the mat and into the chosen grounding plane.
A mat ground is used to ground the mat separately from other surfaces.
A step by step tutorial on how to save money by constructing your own grounding mat.