Sun Enterprise 6500/5500/4500 Systems Reference Manual

Safety Precautions

Any servicing of equipment should be performed by qualified personnel.

Observe the precautions in Table 7-2.

Table 7-2 Safety Precautions




Wrist or  

foot strap 


Wear a conductive wrist strap or foot strap when handling power supplies. 

ESD mat 


An approved ESD mat provides protection from static damage when used with a wrist strap or foot strap. 

Cover panels 

System damage and overheating 

Re-install all cabinet cover panels after performing any service work on the system. 

SBus slot covers 

System damage and overheating 

Install SBus slot covers in all unused SBus slots.