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

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Can't find 12V 10A DC jack panel mount connector for desktop power supply [on hold]

I bought a 12VDC 10A desktop power supply and I got a power panel mount connector that can connect to desktop power supply plug. Desktop power supply: ...
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Which 18-pin automotive connector is this? [migrated]

What type of automotive connector is on the images below? The last image (from device docs) says "pa66-gf35" which leads me to this Tyco Electronics connector catalogue where this "housing material" ...
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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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Where to find 4 pin connectors? [closed]

I'm developing a 1x1cm (would be larger after adding connector) imu board and I'm looking to add some type of 4 pin connector to carry 3.3v, Gnd, sda and scl. Where do I search to find such a ...
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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 ...
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Flakey coax connectors?

I seem to be getting a problem with some coax cables I am using. I suspect that the rotatable ring that connects to shield is not making good contact. I am using it to carry a 120kHz sine wave signal, ...
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Can I use a USB connector/plug for RGB Led Strip

So I have an RGB Led Strip that requires power (3 Colours and the ground). In total it draws about 1A @ 12V = 12W. Could a USB socket be used to handle this? Otherwise I'm simply seeking a neat and ...
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How to connect sensors to PCB in bulk?

While it is easy to bulk produce PCB's with sensors attached directly on the PCB how do you bulk produce PCB's that area attached with a length of wire (up to 1.5m) to sensors? One solution would be ...
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Down sides/Cons to Dual-Sided USB connectors?

Do dual-sided USB connectors have inferior qualities compared with single-sided e.g. less mechanically reliable or reduced speed? From reading Why do USB connectors only fit one way? it seems that ...
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Looking for a male USB B connector [closed]

I'm trying to get a connector that will connect another product as a sort of 'daughter board'. This thing has the old USB B connector on it and what I'd like to do is back it up to this connector and ...
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Is it possible to find through-hole, edge connector fingers?

I would like to do a bit of prototyping and have been wanting to leverage edge connectors as it would make my layout a whole lot easier. When using these, are you forced to get some kind of ...
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What is the output specification of an audio jack? [duplicate]

I am currently building an audio amplifier. The goal is to connect the amplifier to a audio jack and the other end to a (4 ohm) speaker. I want to know the specifications of the output power ...
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Is wire-wrap for components, or just special boards and pins?

Are common components suitable for wire-wrap connections? Or is wire wrap designed for a special type of pin? I just checked some resistors and diodes and found them ranging from .5-.7mm, and the ...
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Is it okay to use a screw and a nut to connect minus wires from parallel circuits?

I want to connect several 12 Volt sockets in parallel. On the positive side the wires are connected to a fuse box which is connected to the positive pole of a 12 Volt lead battery. How do I connect ...
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What is the name of this connector type?

What is the name of this connector type? I have tried searching pretty much everywhere, but I can't find it. Please help.
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Please help me identify connector

Please help me to identify this connectors. They seems look like banana connector, but they are smaller (2 mm inside).
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3.5mm - mono connector to TRS jack type compatibility?

Is it possible to use the following together: 3.5mm mono connector with 2 conductors 3.5mm TRS jack with 3 conductors In the order of going from source to an output device like speakers or to ...
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14 - Bananas and Tips: are they classified as terminals, connectors, both or neither? [closed]

Bananas and Tips: Are they classified as terminals, connectors, both or neither?
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11 - Disconnects: are they classified as terminals, connectors, both or neither? [closed]

Disconnects: Are they classified as terminals, connectors, both or neither? Picture shows: bullet, knife, quick-connect
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Game Boy Camera – How to identify this connector?

I want to get another male socket for the JST-looking connector that the 1998 Game Boy Camera uses. I haven't been able to identify it though – the pitch looks to be exactly 1.5mm center-to-center. ...
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Manufacturer reference or part number for “3+1 fan connector crimp male wire-to-wire”

I'm experiencing some unusual difficulty looking for a manufacturer part number for the connector shown here: ...
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What is the best way to identify unknown connectors?

I'm having trouble finding a replacement connector, it's the same as the one in this picture, the picture only calls it a "mini 2 way 2.54mm pitch female connector" - lots of these exist, so can ...
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How does one obtain connectors for game controllers to put on a PCB if e.g our design takes input from a PS1 Dual-Shock controller?

It is quite possible that one decides to design a device that can take input from a (wired) game controller like the NES, SNES, PS1, PS2 controllers which are going to have their own protocol. For a ...
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Does anyone know the name of this connector?

I have a device that is power by this cable. Now the cable became faulty and I want to replace it. Does anyone know its name? It looks like a 2-pin LED connector, but it is sightly different.
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What is the name of this connector (Apple Time Capsule)?

I salvaged a power supply from an Apple Time Capsule (Delta Electronics ADP-30HF A). This connector was connected to the main board of the time capsule tot supply it with 5.1V. What is it called?