PCB Connectors & Sockets

Electronic Components & Devices

Clamshell BGA Socket features heat sink lid.

February 27, 2015

Designed for 25 x 25 mm package size, Model GT-BGA-2019 operates at bandwidths up to 75 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Socket is designed to dissipate 7 W using compression screw with heat sink fins and can be customized up to 100 W with modified fin design on top of screw and adding axial flow fan. Constructed with low inductance elastomer contactor, socket features typical contact resistance of 30 mΩ per pin and is mounted on target PCB with no soldering. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Latching DC Connectors prevent critical power loss.

February 13, 2015

Secured by push and turn locking mechanism, DC Plugs and Sockets are available with diameters of 2.1 or 2.5 mm and rated for 2 A at 16 Vdc. Plugs may be connected to cables by customers or supplied as ready wired 2 m over-molded plug cables with free ends suitable for external power supply OEMs. Featuring normally closed contact operated by inserting plug, PCB mountable sockets have insulation resistance of 100 mΩ minimum at 500 Vdc and dielectric withstand voltage of 500 Vac for 1 min. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Elastomer Socket accommodates QFN34 package.

January 20, 2015

Designed for 6 x 4.5 mm QFN package with 0.4 mm pitch, Model SG-MLF-7084 operates at bandwidths up to 30 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Contact resistance is typically 20 mΩ per pin and current capacity is 2 A per pin. Socket is mounted using supplied hardware on target PCB with no soldering. Operating from -35 to +100°C, socket features pin self inductance of 0.118 nH and mutual inductance of 0.025 nH. Capacitance to ground is 0.229 pF. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

BGA Socket accommodates hybrid memory cube.

December 15, 2014

Operating at bandwidths up to 8 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss, Model SG-BGA-6412 is designed for 31 x 31 mm Hybrid Memory Cube with 1 mm pitch and 900-pin BGA. Socket dissipates up to several watts without extra heat sinking and can handle up to 100 W with custom heat sink. Mounted on target PCB with no soldering, socket features contact resistance of 20 mΩ per pin, current capacity of 2 A per pin, and temperature range of -35 to +100°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Discrete Wire Socket Cable Assembly offers space savings.

December 1, 2014

Suitable for rugged applications where highly reliable connection must be maintained, Tiger Eye™ SESDT Series is available in double row design with up to 40 total positions on .0315 in. pitch and 32 AWG Teflon® cable for use in high-temperature and other harsh environments. Rugged latching is standard on assembly with choice of single or double ended. Mating board level terminal connector features surface mount tails along with through-hole weld tabs. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

QFN Socket accommodates 6 x 6 mm package size.

November 19, 2014

Available for 0.5 mm pitch QFN40, Model CG-QFN-7009 operates at bandwidth up to 10 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Socket features single latch snap lid with integrated spring loaded compression mechanism. Spring force can be adjusted for varying package thicknesses using set screw on top of lid. Mounted using supplied hardware on target PCB with no soldering, socket features contact resistance of 20 mΩ per pin, current capacity of 2 A per pin, and temperature range of -35 to +100°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

SMT Socket accommodates wide range of pins.

September 16, 2014

Designed to accommodate mating pins ranging from 0.8–1.5 mm in diameter, EZ-BoardWare PCB Socket is intended for SMT assembly and suited for high-volume applications. Contacts are stackable on 2.54 mm pitch spacing. Design features 2-point contact system which ensures secure retention while facilitating removal and replacement of socketed component. Supplied in industry-standard tape and reel packaging, components can be automatically placed. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

DDR3 SDRAM Socket accepts 0.8 mm pitch, 96-pin BGA ICs.

September 16, 2014

Able to socket 8 x 14 mm, 7.5 x 13 mm, 9 x 13 mm, and 9 x 16 mm ICs with BGA package on any PCB without any soldering, SG-BGA-6410 operates at bandwidths up to 8 GHz with less than 1dB insertion loss. Design dissipates up to several watts without extra heat sinking and can handle up to 100 W with custom heat sink. Footprint adds 2.5 mm on each side, and construction includes shoulder screw and swivel lid. Latter incorporates quick insertion method to accelerate IC changeout. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Push-Pull Connector features .053 in. height above PCB.

July 22, 2014

With .425 x .480 in. footprint, SIM8050 Nano SIM Connector features 6 contacts and protective full metal shell. Socket accepts 4th form factor Nano SIM card format, which measures .484 x .346 x .026 in. and maintains existing SIM contact arrangements. Suitable for 5,000 card insertion cycles, connector includes card stop function that prevents mis-orientation during card insertion. Plastic pegs and SMT hold-downs offer accurate PCB placement and PCB retention strength. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

BGA Socket supports 1 mm pitch, 1924 pin BGA ICs.

July 8, 2014

Accommodating 45 x 45 mm and 47.5 x 47.5 mm package sizes, Model SG-BGA-6409 operates at bandwidths up to 8 GHz with less than 1 dB insertion loss. Socket can dissipate up to several watts without extra heat sinking and can handle up to 100 W with custom heat sink. Constructed with shoulder screw and swivel lid, socket is mounted on target PCB with no soldering. Device offers contact resistance of 20 mΩ per pin, current capacity of 2 A per pin, and temperature range of -35 to +100°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Board-To-Board Power Pin Connectors offer 60 A current rating.

May 16, 2014

Designed for assembly with stackable IT3 and IT5 Series high-speed mezzanine connectors, IT-P Series features 3-piece structure consisting of mating receptacle, interposer, and mounting receptacle. Wide range of variable height interposers are available to achieve board-to-board stack heights from 13.5–44 mm. Operating from -55 to +85°C, RoHS-compliant connectors provide contact resistance of 2 mΩ maximum and insulation resistance of 1000 mΩ minimum at 500 Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Miniature SMT Connectors deliver wire-to-board flexibility.

May 15, 2014

Designed for pluggable single conductor wiring of I/O signals, har-flexicon® series offers 2 pitch categories. Traditional 3.5–5.08 mm sizes have standard contact spacing, screw or push-in (spring cage) wire termination, and SMC termination to board. For finer pitch, 1.27 mm size with IDC offers tool-free termination for single wires, while 2.54 mm size includes connector and terminal blocks with 2–12 contacts, push-in termination, and positive latching between male and female components. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

PCB Connector System saves board space.

April 29, 2014

Offered in 3-, 4-, and 5-pin versions, M12 90-Degree PCB Connector System mates according to IEC 60076-2-101, and is IP67-rated in mated and locked position. Integrated PWB support pegs allow connector to be centered on PWB edge for each nominal thickness of .040, .063, and .079 in. Available with A, B, and D coding, right angle connector is suited for fill level, range, measuring, and pressure sensors; light barriers; position switches; field bus; and industrial equipment. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Micro-D Connectors feature overmolded design.

March 26, 2014

With pin-out options from 9–130 contacts, Micro-D Connectors are suitable for military and demanding applications where weight, long-term performance, and miniaturization are key. Units are available in numerous variations, such as insulated and uninsulated wire, PCB mount, solder cup, and flex termination. To maximize ruggedness, connectors have overmolding, which creates bond between jacket of cable and connector, reducing stress by injecting plastic using premold and final mold. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Micro USB Connectors feature long leads for thick PCBs.

March 21, 2014

Providing .090 in. leads for .062 in. PCB thickness, USB3106 B Type and USB3131 A/B Type Connectors feature through-hole, vertical design suitable for applications where horizontal connectors do not meet customer requirements. Typical applications include smart watches, electronics bracelets, sports headgear, consumer electronics, wearable electronics, robotics, and home automation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wire-to-Board Connectors suit restricted space applications.

February 27, 2014

Available in .031 and .039 in. pitch models, Wire-to-Board Connectors offer rated currents of 1.0 and 0.5 A, respectively. PCB headers are shrouded and polarized to avoid mis-mating and are available in vertical or horizontal orientation. Combination of vertical PCB header and cable assembly offers tiny footprint with mating height of .155 in. (.031 in. pitch). Where height above PCB is critical, right angle headers offer .069 in. mated height, with footprint depth of .154 in. (.031” pitch). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Electronics Connector has 500 contact points per inch.

February 26, 2014

Suited for densely packed boards, 2005 Zebra® Connector features construction with alternating layers of conductive carbon and non-conductive silicone as thin as 0.0004 in. This allows for 500 conductive layers per inch. Product is commonly used to connect LCDs directly to circuit board with contact spacing as close as .010 in. Current carrying capacity is 50 mA per .040 x .040 in. pad, and application-specific widths from .015–.118 in. (3.0 mm) and lengths up to 9.0 in. are available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Swivel Lid Spring Pin BGA Socket supports geometric processors.

February 17, 2014

Designed for testing 10 x 8 mm, 0.5 mm pitch, 223-position, 15 x 19 ball array packages, Model SBT-BGA-7019 features stamped spring pin contactor with 31 g actuation force per ball and cycle life of 125,000 insertions. Contactor provides self inductance of 0.88 nH, insertion loss of less than 1 dB at 15.7 GHz, capacitance of 0.097 pF, and current capacity of 4 A at 30°C temperature rise. Mounted using supplied hardware on PCB with no soldering, socket features temperature range of -55 to +180°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Elastomer Socket accommodates 0.5 mm pitch QFN package.

February 6, 2014

Designed for 8 x 8 x 0.8 mm package size, Model SG-MLF-7079 operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Contact resistance is typically 20 mΩ per pin and pin self inductance is 0.15 nH. Mounted using supplied hardware on target PCB with no soldering, socket operates from -35 to +100°C, with current capacity of 2 A per pin and capacitance to ground of 0.01 pF. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Board-to-FPC Connectors feature 50 Vac/Vdc rating.

December 2, 2013

Measuring 4.24 x 2.64 mm with mated height of 0.9 mm, 4-position BM22 Series features rated current of 4 A power and 0.3 A signal. Micro hybrid, small form factor units are polarized to prevent incorrect mating and provide high retention force with locking feature on power contacts. Contact resistance is suppressed and temperature rise with 4 A of current is less than 30°C. RoHS-compliant and halogen-free, connectors are suited for mobile phones, digital cameras, and barcode scanners. Read More