[sdiy] MIDI and ESD protection

Ingo Debus igg.debus at gmail.com
Thu Feb 6 11:36:30 CET 2020


> Am 06.02.2020 um 11:25 schrieb Julian <elfenjunge at gmx.net>:
> 
> Am 06.02.20 um 11:08 schrieb Tom Wiltshire:
>> Have you got ten fried MIDI outputs on your bench yet? How much is
>> this actually a problem and how much is it a theoretical problem?
> I guess more of a theoretical problem. since I never fried a single
> piece of electronic due to ESD, even when I used just an UART pin and a
> resistor.

The part don’t necessarily get fried by ESD, but ESD can cause malfunctions, software crashes and the like.

Ingo



More information about the Synth-diy mailing list