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Molex TermiMate One-Circuit Connector for LEDs

Molex TermiMate One-Circuit Connector for LEDs

Molex TermiMate one-circuit connector for LEDs minimizes shadowing and offers space and cost savings.    Molex Incorporated introduced the new TermiMate one-circuit terminal-style connector system. Designed to minimize the shadowing effect in LED lights and TV backlighting applications, the ultra-low-profile TermiMate coplanar board-to-board and wire-to-board connector reduces component and assembly costs for manufacturers. “In LED applications, Read More >>

Molex SlimStack

Molex Hybrid Power and Armor Connectors

Molex expands its line of microminiature SlimStack Fine-Pitch Board-to-Board Connectors with the ultra-compact Hybrid Power and Armor Connectors. Molex Incorporated has launched two new versions of SlimStack Fine-Pitch SMT Board-to-Board Connectors. The SlimStack Hybrid Power SMT Board-to-Board Connector and the SlimStack Armor SMT Board-to-Board Connector combine extra power lines into a signal connector. Designed for smartphones, Read More >>

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How to Specify High-Speed Mezzanine Connectors

High-speed signal integrity concerns make choosing a connector for mezzanine board-to-board applications even more complex. Julian Ferry of Samtec offers advice on how to specify high-speed mezzanine connectors.   Choosing a connector for mezzanine board-to-board applications presents specification challenges in several engineering disciplines. High-speed signal integrity concerns make the selection even more complex. What is a Read More >>

Mill-Max Multi-Purpose Terminal Pin

Mill-Max Multi-Purpose Terminal Pin

The Mill-Max multi-purpose terminal pin offers a press-fit tail, slotted head, and an additional press-fit feature on the barrel of the pin for reliable connection options. Mill-Max introduced a new terminal pin suitable for use in a variety of board-to-board and wire-to-board applications. It features a compliant press-fit tail, slotted head, and an additional press-fit feature on Read More >>

ept's flexilink Press-Fit Board-to-Board Connectors

ept’s flexilink Press-Fit Board-to-Board Connectors

ept’s flexilink press-fit board-to-board connectors utilize the Tcom press-fit system. ept introduced flexilinkb-t-b,a new board-to-board connector range based on the Tcom press-fit system. The connectors provide high-quality, non-pluggable connections between PCBs at a pitch of 2.54mm. The advantages are a reliable mechanical as well as electrical board-to-board connection created using just a single part. There is no need for Read More >>

Mill-Max 836-838 series connectors

Mill-Max 2mm Pitch Spring-Loaded Connectors

Mill-Max 2mm pitch spring-loaded connectors offer durability and space savings for board-to-board or device-to-board connections. Mill-Max has expanded its line of spring-loaded products with a 2mm pitch spring-loaded connector. As always, real estate is at a premium in electronic packaging as designers demand tighter-pitch interconnects that deliver high-quality performance. These spring-loaded connectors (SLCs) are an appealing Read More >>

TE Low-Profile Hermaphroditic Connectors

TE Low-Profile Hermaphroditic Connectors

The new TE hermaphroditic connectors are low-profile board-to-board and wire-to-board connectors that are ideal for lighting applications. TE announced its low-profile, surface-mount technology (SMT), miniature hermaphroditic connectors. The connectors are designed to provide power between adjacent linear LED lighting strip modules and enable faster and more efficient connections by allowing customers to mate and unmate linear Read More >>

FCI Ekon-Stik Headers

FCI EconoStik 2.54mm Headers

FCI EconoStik headers are un-shrouded and support a wide variety of board-to-board applications. FCI introduced the economical EconoStik 2.54mm range of un-shrouded headers, which is capable of supporting a wide variety of board-to-board applications. EconoStik 2.54mm headers are available in single-row and double-row versions with vertical thru-hole, right-angle thru-hole, and vertical SMT versions, with pin counts up Read More >>

Molex SlimStack SSB6 SMT Microminiature Board-to-Board Connectors

Molex SlimStack SSB6 SMT Microminiature Board-to-Board Connectors

The Molex SlimStack SSB6 SMT microminiature board-to-board connectors offer maximum space savings in mobile devices, while the innovative mating alignment ensures easy and secure contact. Molex launched its new SlimStack SSB6 SMT microminiature board-to-board connectors. With an ultra-low profile (0.35mm pitch) and compact size (0.60mm height x 2.00mm width when mated), SlimStack SSB6 connectors are ideal for saving space Read More >>

Five Things to Know About “Naked” Connectors

Don’t blush! It’s time to get down and dirty as AVX shares five things to know about “naked” connectors. If you’re not sure your design could benefit from a connector solution that has shed its plastic insulator, here are some considerations for utilizing “naked” connectors, according to AVX‘s Tom Anderson. Naked connectors are single contacts Read More >>

FCI Minitek Pwr™ 3.0 & Minitek Pwr™ 4.2 Wire-to-Board and Wire-to-Wire Connectors

FCI Minitek Pwr 3.0 and 4.2 Connectors

Minitek Pwr 3.0 and 4.2 connectors mark FCI’s first foray into the mid-power wire-to-wire and wire-to-board markets. FCI announced the launch of the cost-effective Minitek Pwr 3.0 and Minitek Pwr 4.2 connectors. FCI’s Minitek Pwr 3.0 is designed for power applications with current ratings of up to 5A per contact. Engineered for wire-to-wire and wire-to-board applications, its crimp-and-snap-in receptacles are used to terminate AWG Read More >>

Hirose IT-P Series Power Pin Connectors

Hirose IT-P Series Power Pin Connectors

Hirose IT-P Series power pin connectors are designed for assembly alongside IT3 and IT5 Series high-speed mezzanine connectors. Hirose has strengthened its board-to-board power connector product offering with the development of the flexible and customizable IT-P Series. Featuring a three-piece structure with mating receptacle, interposer, and mounting receptacle, the IT-P Series provides a wide range of variable Read More >>