Electrostatic - painting
Particles of paint are electrostatically charged. These are then attracted to the grounded metal. The paint can clearly be seen adhering to the reverse side of the railings as they are painted.
Electrostatic - spraying
Advert for an American company showing the advantages, in terms of coverage, of electrostatic spraying of chemicals over conventional methods.
Static electricity - car fire
Security camera video of a static electricity caused fire whilst refuelling
Static electricity - dangers
Informative short video showing an aircraft being 'grounded' before refuelling and explaining how a modern aircraft reduces charge build up.
Static electricity - lightning
High speed camera footage of lightning
Static electricity - shock
Static charges can build up just from rubbing against the carpet!