Press Release Summary:
Comprised of Quantity 2 Through Hole USB Mini B Connector 0.5 x 2 in. Grids, prototyping board features 4 ground holes that are connected to copper plane on bottom side. This product is designed to facilitate addition of through hole USB Mini B Connector to prototype or electronics project.
Original Press Release:
SchmartBoard Adds USB Mini Connector Board Cheap, Quick and Easy Prototyping Solution
San Ramon, CA - SchmartBoard, a company that makes prototyping electronic circuits easier, has expanded its product offering with a prototyping board for a cheap, quick and easy addition of a through hole USB Mini B Connector to a prototype or electronics project.
"We have had a number of requests for support of this part." says Neal Greenberg, SchmartBoard's VP of Sales and Marketing. "With the huge number of electronics component types in the market, we generally take user input as a primary road map planning tool. While our boards for support of the larger USB receptacle connectors are still very popular, we know that the need to miniaturize circuits always creates a transition to smaller components when available. This new board will support this natural migration."
The board is actually Quantity 2 Through Hole USB Mini B Connector 0.5" X 2" Grids. 4 ground holes are connected to a copper plane on the bottom side. The new board is a member of a family of specialized through hole boards which support parts such as: USB, RJ11 and 45, Switches, RS232, ATX Power, DB 25, JTAG, RGB and more.
The suggested retail on this product and all of the boards in this family is $2.50 or $20.00 for a ten pack.
Information on the product can be found at: http://www.schmartboard.com/index.asp?page=products_th&id=578
High Resolution Photo: http://www.schmartboard.com/schmartboard_pd_201-0110-01_l.jpg
About SchmartBoard (www.schmartboard.com)
SchmartBoard(TM) is committed to helping engineers, students and hobbyists develop electronic circuits faster, easier, and less expensively than previously possible. SchmartBoard's patented SchmartBoard's "EZ" Technology makes hand soldering of surface mount components fast and flawless and are utilized by engineers, education and hobbyists for simple to complex electronic circuit design work.