SMT Socket offers current rating of 7 A.

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Able to accommodate power or signal connection, SMT Bottom Entry, Through Board Socket is suited for high density applications and demanding environments. Mating pin sizes include 0.025 in. square and 0.027-0.032 in. diameter round pins. Material is 0.0005 in. thick beryllium copper with bright tin finish over copper. Socket is available in tape and reel in standard tape pocket format, allowing use of standard pick-and-place tape feeder.

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Zierick Offers a High Current Rating in A Low Profile SMT Socket Can accommodate up to seven amps

Can accommodate up to seven amps

MOUNT KISCO, NY-Zierick Manufacturing Corporation, a leading provider of PCB connectors and assembly equipment, offers the SMT Bottom Entry Through Board Socket. Designed to handle high current ratings-up to seven amps depending on the application-the SMT Socket provides a small footprint, low profile solution to customers' surface mount application needs.

The SMT Socket has the flexibility to accommodate either a power or signal connection, and with its capacity to handle a large number of mating cycles, is ideal for high density applications and demanding environments.

The SMT Socket is available in tape and reel in a standard tape pocket format, which allows the use of a standard pick and place tape feeder. It is also available in bulk. Mating pin sizes include 0.025" square and 0.027" to 0.032" diameter round pins. Receptacles for other pin sizes are available as a special order. The material is 0.0005" thick Beryllium Copper with a bright Tin finish over Copper.

Since 1919, Zierick has manufactured a full line of standard and custom engineered electronic connectors, electrical hardware and automated assembly equipment. Zierick is an ISO 9001 company. To learn more, call Zierick at (800) 882-8020; in New York: (914) 666-2911; fax: (914) 666-0216; e-mail:; write Zierick Manufacturing Corporation, 131 Radio Circle, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549; or visit

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