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

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Wondering what type of connector this is

I have a bunch of adapter-cables with this plug in one end, and a VGA and 3,5mm jack in the other end - it's not HDMI-A or DP - and that wouldn't make any sense, since those are digital, and I don't ...
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Electrical Part on Connector Board ME302C for Asus Memo Pad

I have some unusual question: does someone know [![Part1][1]][1] what kind of electrical part is on that pcb (encircled)? This is a connector board (ME302C) for ASUS MEMO PAD. The part is ...
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Looking for a SATA power connector, PCB mount [on hold]

I am looking for a SATA power connector only. Everything that I'm finding is the 7-pin SATA data connector and it is beginning to drive me crazy. I suspect that I must be asking the wrong question ...
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How to connect wire to a male JST connector?

I have an EL panel with wire I want to connect to my Arduino shield (Escudo Dos), but the shield has a male JST (PH) connector, so there are protruding elements from both sides. What component do I ...
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Powering project using Moped or Motorbike

I noticed many GPS anti-theft security systems using a kind of Pin for powering them. I want to power a 5v/12v project. Do motorbikes generally have a female or male pin for attaching accessories? ...
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Connectors in high volume manufacturing?

How are connectors such as USB handled in high volume manufacture? Would the panelized board leave room to place these connectors or would the panel be cut apart and the connectors added later. Is ...
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What do the dimensions describing the crimping tools mean?

The crimping tools usually describe an dimension interval they are capable of working with. For example: 0.5 to 6 mm² or 0,1 - 2,5 mm². However when dealing with ...
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Why do most USB OTG dual-role devices use micro-B connector instead of micro-AB

I mean, this is against the rules! Most USB OTG devices claiming to be host capable (Android smartphones and tablets, I'm looking at you) have a simple micro-B connector. Shouldn't they have a micro-...
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What are these micro connectors called?

Scenario: I've disassembled this USB camera and I had to cut a wire. I'd like a small male / female connector pair to put it back together. Frayed wire (right) is connected to the black plug (right/...
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How to pick the right plug/socket pair for my application?

I could ask for my specific application, but then I'd need to re-ask every time I need one, plus you frown upon "hardware recommendation" requests, so instead, I'm asking to teach me a method I can ...
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What is the metal part on top of this connector?

I'm wondering what the metal parts on top of these connectors are for: Are they just for a spot to "grab" for pick and place, and these metal parts will be removed later? Attribution for picture: ...
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Where can I find SOLDERLESS usb connectors? [closed]

I have been on the hunt for solderless USB connectors. I know they exist, as this website 1UP Keyboards has USB cable kits which contain the solderless connectors. I don't want to buy the kit and ...
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How do I connect these clips?

I bought a couple of clips like this . Does anyone know how to connect them?
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Name of Fibre optic motherboard connector, like ethernet socket?

I am trying to find the name of fibre optics cable connector, so a fibre optic cable can be used on my design, does it have a official name? for about the past half hour - an hour I have been googling ...
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What is this type of connector called?

I frequently see it as the balance port connector on Lithium Polymer batteries, where it comes in 3-wire to 7-wire variants. What is its official designation?
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Connector with pcb

I would like to have a SMT USB C connector with many pins attached to a PCB I am about to design. Since they are quite tricky to solder I was thinking to buy one with a small PCB already attached, ...
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What is the plug model to match a bm04b gh connector

I'm building a MEMs project using the omron D6T-44L, and the connector on it is so tiny I cant even solder tap on to the back. I've searched and am having no luck finding the name of the model that ...
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What type of connector / terminal end is this?

This wire comes off a automotive multi-pin relay block/connector housing. Requesting help to identify what type/name of connector it is. -Thanks
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What are these connector blocks called?

This is from a key telephone system and im wondering what these connector blocks are called. Also, what type of tool should you use for these things?
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Help identify a blue multi-tap connector, mates with AMP SuperSeal

I came across a connector with an internal module that mates to a 2 pin AMP Sureseal, but is not a Tyco/AMP part. Hoping someone can help identify. The plug is a 2-position AMP SuperSeal, but the ...
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What connector do I need?

Does anyone know what connector should I use on the picture below? All I know is it's a power supply connector.
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Connector for splitting GND and VCC to six servos

I have one ground wire and one voltage wire that needs to be split into six separate pieces so I can connect each piece to a servos voltage an ground pins(which are male). I basically need a wire ...
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Connecting Motor wiring [migrated]

I'm trying to connect Live Wires (L/N/G) to this electric blind receiver and can't figure out the way to do it. Motor Has 4 Wires Blue = Neutral Black = Direction 1 (I assume UP or Down) Brown = ...
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MacBook Air Header Identification

Simple question: Can someone please help me identify this header type on my MacBook Air's (i7 A1369) motherboard. Bottom line is a series of unfortunate events have led me to have to reset the the ...
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T5/T8 connector

does anyone know what we call these kinds of connectors?i searched a lot and i found out we use G5 connector for T5 and G13 for T8. but i haven't found any specific name for these connectors.
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Identify this connector? (3 pin, similar to JST)

Can anyone identify this connector? I removed it from a digital door lock as one of the leads had become uncrimped. Ideally I'd like to buy a replacement with 3 wires/leads crimped on. I already ...
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Battery connectors: how are they called?

How is this 3 pad connector called? I'm trying to build something similar into a product but can't seem to find anything similar.
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Need advice on what the following port could be?

I've tried searching for different USB port types to identify what this port might be but to no avail. The mini USB cable fits in here however all the pins don't match up. Any idea what it could be?
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Which one of these 5 pin 3 phase connectors is more standard? [closed]

Images: http://imgur.com/a/BItbR One is rated 16A "Dafr-164m" and another is rated 32A "Typ 2" We have a 16A breaker quite a ways from our house ~50m. We asked someone and they said they use both. We ...
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Identify an internal wire connector on the original NES

I am trying to identify a wire connector used on the main board of the original NES(Nintendo Entertainment System). I have been successful in identifying other connectors using online resources, but ...
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What sort of connectors are these?

I'm trying to find a three-pin connector like the ones photos below (taken from this page). I have tried asking in the comments but my question is still 'awaiting moderation' after a week so I don't ...
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How to flip in/out off page connector in OrCAD

Is there any way to quickly flip the in/out direction of off page connectors in OrCAD (Allegro Design Entry CIS)? I've run into the problem numerous times where I place a connector with a bunch of ...
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Can zebra strips (elastomeric connectors) be cut to size?

I have a handheld radio with an LCD display. Due to time and climate, the rubber in the elastomeric connector seems to have gone hard and as a result the LCD shows the usual signs of failure, letters ...
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Connectors: Relay to Heater

Simple project: Swap the on-off switch on a coffee-maker with a relay. The relay is rated to be safe for wall power. The coffee-pot can take it, obviously. But the old crimp-on connectors that the ...
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Choosing connectors for PCB

I am learning Fritzing, and looking to create my first pcb. The components are fairly simple: 10x DS18B20, 1x resistor, 1x Konekt Dash. I plan to have headers to connect the Dash so it can be easily ...
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Using connectors rated for 250-400V with 5V

I have gotten a hold on a really great deal on Connectors for a electrical project of mine. These connectors come in various sizes, but common for them all is that they are rated between 250 volts to ...
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Identify Connector on Clearpath Husky

can you please help me identify this connector? It is used on the Clearpath Husky to connect the battery to the robot. The top image shows the male (from the charger) and the bottom one the connector ...
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USB Connector Current Rating for Charging

I have heard it mentioned that the current rating for a USB charger is dependent on the current rating of the USB port itself; ie a Type A connector has to be rated for 2A on a charger that says it ...
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Are there any advantages to either DC barrel connector polarity?

I was putting together a fairly basic LBB at the weekend to control a handful of DC devices which got me thinking. Why are both pin-positive and pin-negative DC barrel connectors used? Are there any ...
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pcb power connector lipo [closed]

I have liPo battery with TAMIYA/TRAXXAS/DEANS/EC3 male adapters. Look at the picture: But there is no luck to find some compatible pcb surface mount female connector to power up my board from liPo ...
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What's the name of this connector?

I cannot find the name of those power/charger connectors they have on the electric scooters and "hoverboards". It seems to be some 3-pin XLR-like plug. Can anyone help?
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How to rewire a LVDS Cable?

I have a samsung LTN154X3-L03 LCD screen from an old laptop. And I was trying to use it as a second display. I bought the t.vst59.031 lcd controler board. The problem is that this board doesn't come ...
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female connector

Does anyone have an idea of what type of connector this is? Looks like some type of molex, with 1.5mm pin spacing but I am having trouble with finding something that fits it.
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How is it physically possible that there is no voltage drop across two pins of this DC jack?

I have a DC jack with three terminals. Terminal 1 is tip (+), terminal 3 is sleeve (-), and terminal 2 is a switch, my understanding of which is such that if there is no adapter plugged into the jack, ...
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How to remove this board to board connector? (Home Theater Amp)

I am trying to revive a months-dead home theater amp/audio unit (Panasonic SA-XR50) that a family member cooked after a move and was not sure what "OVERLOAD" on the front panel meant before it went ...
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DIN 41612 current rating - peak or RMS?

DIN 41612 connectors are rated at 2A per pin. Is this the absolute maximum current or RMS? I want to use a DIN connector for power level audio. Music signal peaks commonly reach 24 dB (16x) above ...
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Need to identify molex-style connector

4 Pins, 1 row. ~1.97mm pitch (hard to measure with my calipers), 6.57mmX10.78mmX10.71mm Says "1c 5102 MK 1 15" on it.
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Characteristic impedance of a D-subminiature connector

I would like to know what the characteristic impedance of two adjacent pins of a D-subminiature connector is, or how I can go about calculating it. For example, see below 50-pin D-sub, if I were to ...
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Identifying a connector for an AR headset

I'm trying to identify the connector between the Epson Moverio BT-200 smart glasses (similar to the Google Glass) and the battery pack/touchpad. Some measurements: 20 pins top 20 pins below Pitch ...
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How to pass a wire up a motor shaft?

I'm thinking of buying a DC Motor to play with. I'm wondering is there any way to pass a wire up to electronics spinning on the shaft? I'd love to pass 4 wires (vcc, dcc, clk an data) lines from ...