Mechanical part providing electrical contacts for a cable or electronic circuit board.

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Unidentifiable cable socket

Hi looking for a manufacture part ID which matches the socket in the pictures attached. Measurements are:- inner black plastic diameter 12.5 mm outer metal case 14 mm metal screw nut (for ...
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What is this type of radio fm antenna connector called?

I'm looking for an antenna replacement for my dad's busted radio (iHome IH8) and I'm having some trouble finding the name of this type of plug. The only things I find when searching online are coaxial ...
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is this possible: Amps feed joining a Regulated V line

As we all know linear regulators cannot handle a lot of amperage and tend to waste a lot of energy, so I was thinking if it is possible to create a regulated output then put the amperage after the ...
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Help fixing Honeywell doorbell broken circuit [closed]

My Honeywell RCWL330A1000/N P4-Premium Portable Wireless Door Chime dropped to the floor the other day and has not worked since then. I unscrewed the casing an found a crack in the circuit board which ...
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What do these symbols in ac connectors stand for?

I'm trying to use a relay to control my house lights with a electronic circuit. I'm familiar with 5V DC circuits, but I've never played with AC before. My relay has three connections, which I assume ...
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What is the small barrel type connector called?

I just ordered a barrel connector but it's bigger then the one i need, What is the small barrel type connector called. My original one has a yellow ring around it, Is that an indicator of what type it ...
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Cable Connector Identification [on hold]

I recently bought Belkin Ultimate Surge Protector for protecting my modem, router and PC. I have a broadband connection from Cable provider (through modem via coaxial cable). Now I wish to connect ...
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Can anyone identify this type of connector?

My Sony CMT-X5CD (CD/DAB hifi soundbar thing) uses a very non-standard antenna connector, as shown in the photos. Can anyone identify it? It's used for the ariel (but unfortunately, the ariel supplied ...
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What type of 4-wire connector is this? Forked?

I was able to track down the myster connector to a turkish website, but it didn't provide me with any extra clues.
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Parallel connection between two circuits 15cm apart

I need to connect two PCB that must be 15cm away from each other. I considered an IDC connector with ribbon cable like this http://www.zagipalma.es/images/USBASP/USBASP%2010%20a%206%20Pines%2011.jpg ...
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Connect FFC Cables

quick question. I'm working on an electronics project, and in it I'd like to be able to have a removable FFC, so I figured the best solution would be to attach a FFC connector into the project ...
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Mini Magnetic Connectors

I would like to construct a small method of connecting two objects/devices. These two objects can share 4 wires together. The following image shows a LittleBits bitSnap that allows 3 wires to connect. ...
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How to bypass S-type connector for connecting a servo to an MCU/SoC

I have a TowerPro SG920 servo that I'd like to connect to an MCU/SoC (Pi or Arduino). However, the servo has an "S-type" connector (see pic above) and its 3 wires (red, black and orange) are ...
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I'm looking for a specific replacement PCB module connector [closed]

I wonder of anyone here may be able to help. I've been looking for some time now for a replacement for an old (c. 1980s or early 1990s) PCB module connector. I'm looking for anything similar in order ...
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Use 4-pin S-video cable connector on RGB LED?

I'm hoping to make some 4-pin RGB LEDs (R, G, B, GND) easily hot pluggable, so I'm wondering if 4-pin S-video connectors could be used. Now, 2 of the pins on a S-video connector are GND, so would ...
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Could a 4 pole 3.5mm jack be used to power a RGB LED?

I'm hoping to make my LED pluggable into a jack of some kind. Could a 4 pole 3.5mm jack be used? Could each pole carry 3v-5v? Here's the LED: ...
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DVD PLAYER BROKEN BUT SPERKER WORKING. WHAT TO DO WITH THE SPEAKERS [closed]

I bought a JVC home theater set but now the player is not working but I'm damn sure that the speakers are working very well. How to get use of the speakers. I want to use it as a speaker to the ...
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Transferable USB adapter for a broken flash drive [closed]

A couple of hours ago the USB adapter on my flash drive broke. After seeing if I could fix it easily, decided I couldn't. I wondered whether there was a USB adapter that could easily and simply go ...
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Connector type for precision PT100?

Any advice on how to choose connectors for a 4 wire PT100 (plus shield)? Bearing in mind this is a precision measurement using 1/10 DIN RTD standard, and I'm concerned about thermocouple effects, etc. ...
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What is the most physically robust USB connector for PCB?

Of the different types of USB connector that can be fitted to a PCB, which is the most physically robust type?
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How to wire screw type banana jacks

I recently purchased some of these: Digi-Key Banana Jack. Unfortunately, I'm new and there isn't the supporting documentation I need to be able to determine how they're to be used. Unlike other ...
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How to test/flash many modules?

Suppose I have several hundred pieces of the same module to test and flash, and the connectors themselves have wire holes in them like below. What's a good way to make the connection without ...
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Need help to identify a PCB connector

I'm refurbishing an old Apple II Power Supply made by Astec. It's working now, but I damaged the connectors which connect the Live and Neutral wires to the Power Supply PCB. On the PCB are two posts, ...
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barrel connectors which guarantee outer contact before inner contact?

Is there any feature I can look for on a barrel connector to ensure that the outer conductor (the negative terminal in my case) makes contact first before the inner conductor? I can't seem to find ...
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Threaded alternative to MMCX connectors which mates to RG-316/U

I'm currently in the process of redesigning the RF section of a communications system for a cube satellite. There are two PCBs in this system: one containing the down/up converters and modem, and ...
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USB connector to BNC connectors back to USB connector

I would like to split a USB cable (carrying data from an instrument) up into separate parts, I think there are 4 or 5 connectors inside of it including ground, then send two each through my BNC ports. ...
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What is the name for gold plated docking station contacts?

I design a device that must connect to the docking station which has spring loaded pins. I'm looking for gold plated contact for the device side (sample shown on the picture), so these contact pads ...
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ZIF socket with 0.1" row spacing

I am looking for a Zero Insertion Force (ZIF) socket with 0.1" between the two rows. The socket is to accept a DIP header like this: So one side of the header would go into the ZIF socket, the ...
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Terminal size to connector size

This may be a stupid question, so please bear with me. I have a fuse block with #8-32 and #10-32 screw terminals. What size loop connectors would I order for those, for proper fit? The loop ...
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Which end of a barrel connector is positive

I am having trouble understanding barrel connectors. From what I read online either the inside or the outside can be positive or negative depending on the direction of the current. SO which end is ...
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What does KFD stand for in a N type RF Connector

A RFID antenna supplier specified the antenna connector as N-50KFD Female. After a lot of googling I was unable to determine what does the KFD stand for. Is there a standard for these letters. I ...
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What type of molex connector is this?

I've been buying wire-to-wire and wire-to-board Molex connectors that look like this: from a local hardware store for years (the image is taken from SparkFun, which sells them with the crimp ...
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CAN bus connector issue

I've got a circuit with a CAN bus connector like the following with two RJ11 connectors to be connected in a daisy-chain style: But only one of them is working (I tested them by connecting to ...
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KiCad Multiple power inputs

I'm working on a project in KiCad. I have a connector that has multiple connections for GND, +5V, and +12V (all set to type: Power Output) in order to increase the maximum current. However, I don't ...
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Panel mount DC barrel jack on PCB

Is it possible to solder the panel mounted DC connector shown in the image below on to a PCB? I was unable to find an Eagle library for the same. If it is not possible to solder on to a PCB, any ideas ...
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AC Single pin Male/Female Plug

Is there any single pin AC Male/Female plug is available? What is it called? I tried a lot searching on google but didn't find anything. I am looking something similar to RCA Cable for transmitting ...
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Help identifying connector type?

Could anyone help me identify these male and female connectors? They're smd mount, I would guess molex, but Farnell shows way too many results to sift through. Any lead is much appreciated! I am also ...
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Aircom air connectors, what are they called?

Does anyone know what type of connector this is?
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how to connect micro display with DPI interface

I am beginner to do this . What I want to do is to connect dart4460 board to micro oled display. dart4460(omap4460) has display interface. oled display supports 24 bit RGB signal. here are specs ...
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Soldering USB cables : USB male to pin headers?

I find it quite difficult to work with USB cables by reusing premade ones : the wires in them are very thin, and it is quite hard to solder them properly, without breaking them. How do you solder ...
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Identify this staggered, 2-pin Lemo connector

I would like to identify this 2-pin staggered Lemo connector: The channel diameter is 23mm. The top socket is larger than the bottom socket and both have a slot cut across the diameter.
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can you identify this connector?

noticed this inside a old-ish Kindle. It's a cup with a single pin. Wondering what type of connector this is called and maybe who supplies it.
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What is this cable-joining black shell component called?

What is the name of the oblong black shell thing that is (presumably) connecting the two halves of the cable? There is a small one and a large one shown in the image below. I've searched around for ...
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What's the name of this type of connector

What's the name of the connector in the picture below? Is it suitable to use such connector and wires as signal wires routed from main PCB to the front panel for ethernet and USB? Update: After ...
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Temporary connection between two individual very small wires

I've separated a bunch of phone wire to connect a bunch of small devices (small motors, switches, buttons, electromagnets, etc all embedded in Lego blocks) and I need a way to temporarily connect ...
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What type is this connector?

Can anybody tell me the name of the connector shown in these photos? (I mean the biggest one, which is centered in the photos)
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Solutions to covering exposed pin headers using a cap?

I have the following 6 pin headers exposed which is attached to a cable. I was wondering if there was a solution to protect the pins using a cap system like a usb stick cap. Since this will be going ...
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How to bundle two breadboards?

How to hold two breadboards together in a way that they dont take apart so I can put them in my car easily and go on travel? There are so many wires between them
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Identify this automotive flat-pinned connector

This connector is from the wiper controller on an old Jeep Cherokee. (The relay seems to have destroyed the board.) Most of each blade is housed in plastic and the tips plug into matching female ...
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PCIe switch connection

I have designed a board with a SoC (I.MX6) and a PCIe switch (PEX8605), everthing it's working in the board exept the PCIe switch, we can't even recognise it with lspci, dmesg..., so I wanna check if ...