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Keystone Electronics Corp.

31-07 20th Rd., Astoria, NY, 11105, USA

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Keystone Electronics Corp.

Electronic Components & Devices

True Zero Ohm SMT Jumpers meet ANSI/EIA-481 standards.

May 18, 2017

Available in 0603, 0805 and 1206 chip sizes, True Zero Ohm SMT Jumpers offer low impedance and profile circuit linkage. Suitable for high-density, high-current PCB packages on power and aluminum backplanes, units are manufactured from copper with silver plate.

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Material Handling & Storage

Battery Holders feature nickel plated spring contacts.

May 18, 2017

Featuring PCB connector plug pre-installed to 6 in. wire terminations, Battery Holders are molded form Polypropylene or ABS with polarity tabs and markings. Designed with UL 94V-0 flammability rated Nylon 6/6 PC connector plug, units can accommodate cylindrical batteries such as AA, AAA, CR2, 12v and N cells. Product is available for 1 or 4 cell configurations.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Female Quick-Fit Terminals feature stable tri-leg design.

April 15, 2017

Made from brass with tin nickel plating, Female Quick-Fit Terminals accepts 2.8 mm to 6.4 mm male quick fit terminals. Designed for surface mount applications, units simplify the board design process. Terminals are supplied in PN3586 and PN3586KTR. Unit’s tri-leg design helps in keeping terminals perpendicular to the PCB.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Key Pad Dome Switches feature four legged shape.

March 29, 2017

Available in Mini, Compact and Maxi with diameters 0.331 in., 0.394 in. and .480 in. respectively, Key Pad Dome Switches provide forces from 7.8oz. to 14.8oz. Used for single or double-sided PCB, flex circuits and membrane switch panels, units are made from nickel plated stainless steel and are designed for harsh environments like microwaves or vending machines.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Quick-Fit Surface Mount Terminals ensure easy reflow soldering.

March 27, 2017

Designed for use with vacuum pick-and-place equipment, Quick-Fit Surface Mount Male Tab Terminals feature three-legged design. Made from brass with tin-plate, units are housed in 13 in. tape and reel package with high temperature nylon pick pads.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RJ45 Connectors are IP68 rated for underwater, dust and harsh environments.

November 24, 2016

Suitable for 100Base-T (Fast Ethernet) applications, RJ45 Connectors can endure minimum of 500 insertion cycles. Fully compliant with IEEE and IEC standards, units are IP68 rated for underwater, dust and other harsh environments. Rated for 125 VAC RMS, connectors can accommodate design applications with numerous mounting and port size options including plug housing and waterproof cable jack... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Auto Blade Fuse Holders foster identification via color.

August 30, 2016

Able to accept standard, mini, and low-profile mini fuses, Auto Blade Fuse Holders are rated for 20 A, 500 Vac continuous usage and available with color-coded bodies that match those in use for actual automotive fuses: red (10 A), blue (15 A), and yellow (20 A). This accelerates and facilitates identification of automotive blade fuses on PCBs. SMT and THM types, featuring UL 94 V-0 high-temp... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

SMT Coin Cell Contacts require minimal board space.

May 9, 2016

Manufactured from gold-plated stainless steel, SMT Coin Cell Contacts provide dependable connections in self-contained battery compartments. Units require minimal board space while allowing easy installation and removal of coin cell battery. Spring tension adjusts to cell height variations for connectivity of coin cells with diameters from 12 mm and larger and heights from 1.2–7.7 mm. Typical... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Colored Pointer Knobs are designed for visibility and grip.

January 14, 2016

Available in yellow, red, gray, and black, colored instrumentation pointer knobs feature Soft-Touch gripping surfaces. Individually colored pointer/center hubs simplify identification on panels and equipment. Designed for OEMs, Avionics, and MRO replacement parts, knobs are made of injection molded resin to meet specifications for mechanical, environmental, thermal, electrical, and lighting... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

USB 3.1 Type C Plugs and Sockets help shrink PCB footprints.

October 14, 2015

With bi-directional power capability and support for USB-1 standards with 10 Gbps top speed and up to 20 V (100 W), 3 A output, USB 3.1 Type C interconnects help accelerate data transfer, increase power transmission, and minimize PCB footprints. For circuit board socket use, USB-C receptacle (Cat No. 953) offers hybrid mount configuration. For standard or custom USB-C cable assemblies,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature PCB Test Point features hybrid mounting style.

September 25, 2015

Manufactured from phosphor bronze with silver plating, Catalog No. 5027 features ability to be mounted on PCB via surface mounting methods with locating pin. Hybrid mounting style maximizes efficiency of SMT contacts with strength and durability of thru-hole solder connections to board. Symmetrical flat-wire design provides anchoring point for probes, j-hooks, and other circuit testing devices... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Modular RJ45 Jacks serve PCB and panel applications.

August 25, 2015

Suitable for 100Base-T applications, 8P8C modular jacks support Gigabit Ethernet applications. RJ45 sockets, rated for 125 Vac RMS and fully compliant with IEEE and IEC standards, endure 500 min insertion cycles. Horizontal (right-angle) PCB modular jacks come in Thru-Hole or SMT soldering configurations. Styles are also available for low-profile, compact, and deep socket applications. Vertical... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Nylon Card Guides target vertical mount circuit boards.

June 4, 2015

Engineered to stack and secure printed circuit boards, Vertical Nylon Guides install directly into adjacent board with no need for chassis mounting. All employ same footprint to enable bracket height change without need for redesign. Supplied with locking pins for secure PCB hold, guides offer no-tool installation and removal to streamline production process. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Polarized Battery Holders feature coil spring contacts.

April 7, 2015

Polarized SMT and THM Battery Holders accommodate cylindrical batteries in sizes AA, AAA, 1/2 AA, and CR123A. Coil spring contacts ensure proper polarity and tension on installed battery, while heat-resistant Nylon housings suit units for traditional soldering and reflow processing. Gold-plated stainless steel contacts are featured on surface mount types. Thru-hole mount versions have... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Adhesive-Backed Nylon Supports lock-fit chassis to PCB.

March 31, 2015

Engineered to lock-fit chassis-to-board without use of tools, Nylon Stacking Spacers/Supports have adhesive backing for securing to chassis while other end snaps into PCB with strong, retentive grip. Units are available in sturdy mount or slim line design to accommodate variety of requirements. Supplied in heights from .187–.825 in., supports are constructed of one-piece, flame-resistant... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Lithium Coin Cell Holders meet PCB requirements.

March 10, 2015

Designed for use on printed circuit boards, 2025 and 2032 Lithium Coin Cell Holders retain cells securely under severe shock and vibration in high-density applications. Surface mount, polarized holders are manufactured with dual-spring, gold-plated phosphor bronze contacts and glass-filled LCP UL 94 V-0 base. Units are available in bulk or on tape and reel for use with most vacuum and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Rugged 20 mm Coin Cell Holder allows automatic insertion.

February 5, 2015

Supplied as Part No. 1058 in bulk or Part No. 1058TR on tape and reel, Auto-In 20 mm Coin Cell Holder enables automatic insertion of 2032 and 2025 Lithium coin cells. Device securely retains cells under shock and vibration in high-density, SMT applications where battery must be automatically inserted via vacuum or mechanical pick-and-place device. Each holder is polarized and features... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products

High Current SMT Jumpers replace true zero ohm resistors.

January 13, 2015

Manufactured from copper with silver plating, true Zero ohm high current SMT Jumpers come in 3 resistor chip sizes – 0603 chip size (Cat #5110), 0805 chip size (Cat #5106), and 1206 chip size (Cat #5108) – to simplify designs and footprint template compatibility. These connectivity devices provide low impedance and circuit linkage with footprint identical to zero ohm... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Surface Mount Jumpers link circuit board traces/tracks.

March 17, 2014

Offering alternative where through-hole jumper use is not feasible, SMT PC Board Jumpers provide low-profile circuit linkage for high-density, high current PCB packages on power and aluminum backplanes. Manufactured from copper with silver plating, units come in 3 styles: Compact, Micro-Miniature, and Miniature, each in bulk or tape and reel. All tape and reel parts are packaged per... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Surface Mount Coin Cell Holders rise 2 mm above PCB surface.

January 28, 2014

Used for retaining No. 2032 Lithium Coin Cells securely under shock and vibration in high-density applications, polarized coin cell holders have dual-spring contacts and may be used with vacuum and mechanical pick-and-place systems. Minimized height is made possible via method of partially mounting thru hole in PCB, allowing holder to sit through PCB. Stabilization tabs in LCP, UL 94V-0... Read More

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