PCB Connectors & Sockets

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

DDR4 DIMM Connector offers press-fit mounting.

November 27, 2015

Measuring 6.50 x 21.3 x 141 mm with 2.4 mm max module seating plane, Model FCN-074B288-G/0P conserves PCB space while optimizing airflow. Unit's 2.35 mm contacts accommodate 1.8 mm thick substrates. Dual-contact structure provides contact reliability with inserted memory module using 2 contacts points per pad. Design resists dust, flux, and vibration to eliminate intermittent signal loss. Operating from -55 to +85°C, connector has current rating of 0.75 A and voltage rating of 29 Vac/Vdc. Read More

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

Horizontal Hi-Rel Connectors reduce PCB stacking height to 5.6 mm.

November 17, 2015

Fostering space conservation, Gecko G125 series includes 1.25 mm pitch connectors that are available in 8 standard positions: 6, 10, 12, 16, 20, 26, 34, and 50. Products facilitate mother and daughter board configuration, handle 2 A per contact, and function from -65 to +150°C and under extreme vibration (Z axis 100 g, 6 m/s). While polarization points prevent mismating, mechanical hold-down latching system promotes connection security. Optional latches aid de-latching. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Spring Contact Connectors reduce size and weight of PCB designs.

November 16, 2015

Spring Contact Connectors includes extended C and Positive Stop models in 9 different heights (from 4.5 mm down to 1.1 mm above board level) that reduce size, weight, and profile of PCB designs. Available in different widths to offer choice of spring contact forces, these interconnects maintain positive force against mating surface and are tolerant to mating misalignment. Positive stop prevents damage caused by over compression, and contact anti hook up feature is also standard. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hybrid Board-to-FPC Connector has space-conserving design.

November 11, 2015

Delivering shock- and vibration-resistant connectivity, BM24 Series is designed for power line connection. Design, which concentrates power lines into 2 power contacts rated up to 5 A/line and features signal contacts rated to 0.25 A/line, ensures temperature rise of <30°C when carrying 5 A and supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) transmission. With lead pitch of 0.35 mm, 10-position model measures 2.3 x 5.25 x 0.8 mm and includes 10 signal plus 2 power pins. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Right Angle Socket Array provides 28+ Gbps performance.

November 10, 2015

Featuring choice of 8 or 10 rows and up to 50 contacts per row, SEARAY™ .0315 in. pitch socket array is suited for micro backplane applications. Open pin field design allows for maximum grounding and routing flexibility with up to 500 total Edge Rate® contacts. Contact system maximizes cycle life and minimizes effects of broadside coupling, which decreases crosstalk. Utilizing 34 AWG micro ribbon coax cable, mating cable assembly offers signal to ground ratio of 4:1 and optional screw downs. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wire-to-Board Connectors come in dual-row version.

November 9, 2015

Available in vertical and right angle versions, 10-pin and 20-pin MaxiBridge™ Connectors provide current carrying capacity up to 12 A per contact on 2.54 mm grid for heavy-duty and space-saving connections. Straight and angled male connectors are fitted with SMT terminations and strain relief features, while female connector accommodates 180° cable exit with corresponding contact chambers for crimp and poke terminations. Molded-in active latch with audible click confirms proper connection. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Silver Connector supports LCD to PCB connections.

October 29, 2015

With current carrying capacity up to 300 mA per square .040 in., Series 5002 Silver Zebra® Connector exhibits contact resistance of less than 500 mΩ. Interconnect device creates redundant electrical contact through design that incorporates 240 alternating layers of silver-filled conductive elastomer and non-conductive silicone material per inch of connector. Precise construction provides centerline pitch between layers of .004 in. and allows for .015 in. pad spacing on PCB. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Electronic Components & Devices

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, Type C plug kit (Cat No. 954), supplied unassembled with metal housing, ensures strain relief. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multiport Coaxial Connectors feature 6 GHz, 50 ohm contacts.

October 7, 2015

Suitable for RG178 cables, Datamate Multiport Coaxial Connectors are available with 2, 4, 6, or 8 contacts and are suited for hi-reliability applications. Units are designed with single body molding to resist extremes of shock, vibration, and temperature in challenging environments. Equipped with hexagonal slotted jackscrews for secure fixing to PCB, ganged connectors come in vertical and horizontal orientation styles for PCB thicknesses of 3.5 mm and 5 mm. Read More

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

SMT PCB Connector features nominal voltage rating of 320 V.

September 14, 2015

Available in 1-, 2- and 3-pole variants with 4 or 8 mm pin spacing, 2060 comes in bright white housing with insulating material optimized for voltage ratings up to 320 V. Pushbuttons facilitate manipulation of clamping mechanism for connection/removal of solid and fine-stranded conductors from 0.2–0.75 mm². Supporting push-in connection of solid, ferruled, or pre-bonded conductors, product is suited for high-voltage LED modules as well as other industrial applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

M12 Panel-Mount Connectors enable SMT-PCB mounting.

August 10, 2015

Featuring surface mount technology (SMT) termination, SMT receptacle can be soldered directly to surface of PCB. M12 A-, B- and D-coded connectors are available with various pin options, including 4, 5, and 8 gold-plated contact versions. Optional housings, offered in various heights, allow for flexible installation, and insulated body is made of temperature-resistant LCP. Panel mount versions carry IP67 rating to protect panel from FOD and liquids. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Profile Clips secure RFI/EMI shield cans.

August 5, 2015

Measuring 3.9 mm in length with profiles down to 0.8 mm, EZShield Can Clips are suitable for small and low profile shield cans with wall thicknesses from 0.15–1.0 mm. Devices resist shock and vibration while facilitating removal and replacement, making them suitable for adjustment, repair, and maintenance purposes. Designed to be automatically placed and surface mounted to PCB, clips eliminate post-assembly soldering and desoldering operations. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wire-to-Board Connectors deliver up to 2.5 A per contact.

July 21, 2015

With 1.75 mm height, 4.1 mm depth, and 0.8 mm pitch, DF52 Series saves PCB space in consumer, imaging, security, and wearable applications. Miniature connectors utilize box-shaped crimp terminals that prevent snaring or breakage and stabilize contact. Rated up to 2.5 A max with 28 AWG for 2 positions, DF52 Series features voltage rating of 100 Vac/Vdc, contact resistance of 10 mΩ, and insulation resistance of 100 MΩ minimum at 100 Vdc. RoHS-compliant devices operate from -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Profile Wire to Board Connector facilitates termination.

July 7, 2015

Available in 2–6 positions, 1.20 mm pitch wire to board connectors have mated height of 1.45 mm above PCB. Housings and headers plug together from above to facilitate mating. In addition to horizontal PCB headers being polarized to avoid mis-mating, connectors produce audible click when locked together to aid assembly. Gold plated contacts are rated 1.5 A for mating headers and sockets terminated with 28 AWG diameter discrete wire. Model WB06-DA operates from -25 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sponge Connectors attach LCD panels to circuit boards.

May 28, 2015

Made from Zebra® core that is sandwiched between 2 soft sponge supports, Self-Supporting Sponge Connectors are available in multitude of widths to accommodate LCDs with minimum glass lip overhang of 0.060 in. Carbon-based connectors can be ordered with 140, 240, or 500 conductive layers per inch and provide current carrying capacity of .050 mA per .040 x .040 in. pad. Requiring minimal force to make full electrical contact, connectors minimize bowing of PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Connectors feature micro-miniature design.

May 28, 2015

Providing 2 x 2 mm footprint and 1.4 mm profile off board when mated, Amphenol Micro Miniature Coaxial Connectors are suited for space-constrained RF applications with 50 Ω impedance requirements. Units feature high-frequency broadband performance up to 6 GHz and snap on/off mating. Designed to be surface mounted, AMMC connectors allow for high PCB densities, and are optimized for Wireless, WLAN, Bluetooth, and GPS applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Jack Sockets support audio applications.

May 5, 2015

Featuring ¼ in. offset nose, S1 Narrow Body Jack Socket offers manufacturers high PCB packing densities. Unit may be specified with optional integral chassis grounding contact which connects to barrel of plug for maximum earth continuity. Engineered with advanced contact tip technology to accept wide range of Far Eastern plug shapes, 3.5 mm S9 Stereo Switched Jack Socket is right-angle mounted with PCB and solder tag contact options as well as nose thread variants. Read More

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

Solderless Coaxial Connector supports up to 50 GHz.

April 28, 2015

Featuring stub-less design with screw-mounting to PCB, H2.4 Series meets MIL-STD348B standard, and supports up to 50 GHz with transmission speed of 25 Gbps. Compression-mounted 2.4 mm connector, rated for 500 mating cycles, has contact resistance of 4 mΩ max in center and 2 mΩ max in outer section. Plug is manufactured with 0.085 in. semi-flexible cable and terminated plugs on each end, while receptacle features gold-plated ground ring for stabilizing grounding on PCB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ultra-Thin Electrical Connectors suit mobile devices.

April 16, 2015

With mated height of 0.28 mm, LPM Series Low Profile Mobile Connectors are specifically designed for flex-to-board connections in mobile applications such as tablets, laptops, smart phones, fitness trackers, and virtual reality glasses. PCBeam™ technology combines high-speed signals and power connections within same connector. Available in 19 configurations with pin counts from 12–84 positions, connectors are used in applications up to 28 Gbps at greater than 5 A. Read More

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

Wire-to-Board Connector connects multiple coax cables in one step.

March 24, 2015

Reducing vehicle roof antenna installation time, GT36 Series provides one-step connection of multiple coaxial cables to PCB. Internal solution specifically enables attachment of 4 coaxial lines to automotive antennas, including shark fin antennas, and features rugged positive lock structure that offers lock strength of 98 N. RoHS- and ELV-compliant product has rated voltage of 50 Vac, rated current of 1 A, contact resistance of 50 mΩ max, and insulation resistance of 100 MΩ min at 500 Vdc.
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