Product News: Electronic Components & Devices

Plug and Header Terminal Blocks feature 3.5 mm pin pitch.

Press Release Summary:

Jan 19, 2006 - Rated at 10 A at 300 V, DGPB series 2-piece terminal blocks feature DGPBH120V8 mounting header and DGBPP108 modular mating plug, each offered in 2-24 positions. DGPBP108 plugs accept wire range of 16-28 AWG. With operating temperature range of -30 to +120ºC, RoHS compliant blocks feature brass contact material, polyamide 6.6 (UL94V-0) housing, and are available in blue or black as standard colors.

Blockmaster Electronics - Elk Grove Village, IL

Original Press Release

Smallest Pin Spacing Saves Real Estate

Press release date: Jan 09, 2006

BlockMaster's new series DGPB, is a two piece plug and header terminal block featuring a pin pitch of 3.5mm making the series particularly applicable in design situations where PC board space is a consideration. The economical pricing and ease of use lends itself to high volume production situations

The mounting header is designated DGPBH120V8 available in two to twenty-four positions. The mating plug designated DGBPP108 are modular in construction and are also offered in two to twenty-four positions.

Both styles are rated at 10A at 300V with the DGPBP108 plugs accepting a wire range of from 16-28 AWG. Operating temperature range is -30 to +120 C. Contact material is brass with housing material of polyamide 6.6 (UL94V-0) and meets full RoHS compliance. Both plug and header are available in either blue or black as standard colors.

Delivery is currently quoted at from 4 to 6 weeks ARO, with sample quantities available from stock. Pricing for the DGBPP108 plugs are priced at $.17 per position in lots of 500 positions. The DGDPH120V8 header is priced at $.06 ea at the same quantity level.. For detailed specifications covering the entire breadth of the DGDP Series family, and for price and delivery quotations, contact any authorized distributor or representative, or BlockMaster direct at:

1400 Howard Street, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 Tel. (847) 956-1680.Fax: (847) 956-1690. E-mail: info@blockmaster.com. Web site at www.blockmaster.com

BlockMaster is committed to a program of solutions for terminal block and barrier strip applications for products delivered for world wide usages. Manufactured domestically and internationally, many of our products meet or exceed agency quality approval standards from around the world, including UL, CUL, VDE and CE. Our products are manufactured in state of the art facilities in China, Korea, Taiwan and the USA; many of whom hold ISO-9000 Certifications. BlockMaster products are sold globally through an extensive network of independently owned Manufacturer Representatives and Stocking Distributors.

Company contact: Dawn Kinzer, (847) 956-1680