For tape on reel packaging, the components are packed in pockets sealed with protective foil. This type of packaging is available in various widths, pocket depths and material strengths in accordance with EN 60286-3. In addition to standard tape on reel, customized products are also available, as shown in the picture. A conductive material is generally used in order to prevent electrostatic discharge. The tapes are wound on reels which are inserted directly into the placement machine feeder.