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Unsafe surfaces for PC parts?

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Anonymously

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May 3, 2017
Are there surfaces that aren't safe for exposed parts to rest upon? My father told me that it was unsafe to leave a RAM chip on wood, so I'm just suspect of what other surfaces aren't safe.
 

Alaric

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Dec 4, 2011
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Satan's Colon, US
Err, wood is fine. Building on metal can offer a slight risk, but a piece of cardboard over it negates that. As a side note, car batteries are fine on concrete, too.