> "Jim Stewart" wrote in message
> >I've had one inch sparks from the belt
> >to my hands while using it. Any suggestions?
> >It's chassis is connected to the power
> >plug ground.
> Either the belt's not at ground or your hands not at ground. Try conne
> a wire from your hand to the frame (might want to use a resistor to limit
> current) and see if the sparks are stopped.
I remember hearing something about set the power tool down on the
ground, then let go, then pick it back up and begin using it. This
will result in the tool being grounded right along with your, and the
plug's ground potential.