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Questions tagged [connector]

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

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Can anyone help me identify this connector type?

Please Help with connector identification Can anyone help me identify this connector type? I is 2 pin, pitch I think is 0.8mm (I measure it to be 1mm between the outer part of the pins, I do not ...
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Mechanism to temporarily connect different pitch stake pins (2.54mm and 1.27mm)?

I'm working with boards that have a mix of pin pitch and occasionally I need to connect a 2.54mm pin to a 1.27mm pin. The most recent example was to get access to UART output that was being provided ...
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iPAQ Backup Battery Connector

I've used an H4155 on and off for about a decade now and every two years or so the backup battery begins to increase in standby voltage and fail. I prefer to replace it just for the sake of it ...
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How to use Altium Multi-Board to define SODIMM board and socket connections?

I am attempting to use Altium 18.1.9's new "Multi-Board" feature to connect a 200-pin SODIMM board ---> to a SODIMM socket connector ---> on my mainboard PCB. This Altium article is just about the ...
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Electrical question - trouble with midget connector [on hold]

I own a bucket truck and so I got into there to install my midget connector. It's just a limited space there where I need to work. So I climbed up there, got my pigtail wires out and I used my bull ...
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What’s this connector?

Can anybody help me with identifying this connector? It’s off a battery that goes into turtle beach i60 headphones. Thanks a lot.
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What type of connector is this (see picture)?

I could not find out what type of connector this is. It has a width of approximately 10mm, 0.5mm pitch, and 30 pins. I assume it is some kind of diagnostic port. It is part of a mobile device with ...
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Identifying VW head-unit connector types

I've kind of been on a long quest to build an embedded system for working with the head unit of my '04 VW Golf. Others have done some work to detail pin-outs and write source code to send signals to ...
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What part number is this 20-pin connector?

Pin pitch is 1mm, row spacing 2.5mm. DigiKey filter search turns up empty. Two of these are used on a MiTAC motherboard, one for custom MiAPI and one as (probably) for a parallel port. Nothing helpful ...
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Does MicroUSB B have 5 seperate lines?

I am working on a project that requires a 5 pin connector but it seems like the USB cable is causing some issues. I am using a microUSB B male-male cord to transfer some power and data. Through ...
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Automotive power steering unit connector identification

I would like to request some help to identify the following connector (at least the manufacturer and connector family type): located inside the Toyota Camry 2018 Hybrid Power Steering Rack Pinion (...
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Are these tiny connector pins standard?

I have the following connectors on a USB dongle (the ones on the left of DEBUG): They are tiny (I put the dongle on an Arduino to show the differences with the ...
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Identification of power connector

What kind of 4-pin power connector is this, displayed in this (exemplary) image? Are there any specs of the maximum current and voltage it is designed to provide? (Unfortunately this was the best ...
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Discrete DC Connector recommendations - 24v 8.3a [closed]

I need a DC connector for a DIY project I am working on, a high powered LED for an aquarium. I am using a 200 W 24 V power supply in conjuction with 5 Meanwell LDD-H Drivers. I’m hoping to keep all ...
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What connector can be used for dimmer output?

I have some poorly designed PCB board (LED dimmer), through-hole mounting. The output is in the left corner, it have 8 x 0.1" pitch pin mounting holes for connecting line-in, power, and output (H,M,L,+...
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How to remove cables from the Philips ballast for fluorescent lamps? [migrated]

I have a few HF-Performer III TL5 ballasts to to which I connected cables in past. Now I can't take them out http://www.lighting.philips.com/main/prof/lighting-electronics/fluorescent/fluorescent-...
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Is there a dual row edge connector that is connected a the edge of the PCB, with one row connecting to top side, the other to bot side?

I do not want a card edge connector that sits on neither the top or bottom of the PCB, I need one that sits parallel to the PCB board.
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Micro USB Type B Receptacle Mounting Holes Near Pads

I noticed a few libraries, in their micro subtype b footprint designs, include round mounting holes very near (touching) the pads. In Eagle, these end up giving me dimension errors. I tried ...
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Is there a good/standard way to find the equivalent to this part but for a different connector?

I'm looking for a USB connector part. I've found one part that has the right mount, but it has the wrong USB connector (in this case it is a mini USB). Is there a good way for me to look for a part ...
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Another ground question…plastic case with metal front panel, ethernet, connectors

I'm currently designing a board that will have: a primary power supply of 24VDC from an external converter a shielded Ethernet connector two BNC connectors (for two +/-10V signal, 14 bits, <100Hz) ...
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How to determine wiring of unknown LED scrolling display board

My school has a LED scrolling display board from long ago in the main lobby. When I flip the power switch, it turns on and starts displaying zzzzzzzzzzz... There's a connector on the outside (2x10 ...
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Standard/Specifications for CSxxxx “California Standard”?

I've been looking at locking 4w, 3pin connections for a more secure interconnect than the NEMA 14-50. (The locking L14-50 is apparently hard to find). So I came across the various CSxxxx connectors, ...
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What is the term for a power supply that has two separate output jacks coming from the same DC adapter?

I'm trying to replace the power supply for a pair of satellite speakers and I recall the original power supply (lost long ago) had a DC adapter with a cable that branches to two separate jacks, each ...
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Query: why a 4-pin DIN plug on a 5 VDC 10 A supply?

My new 5 VDC 50 W PSU has a 4-pin DIN output plug. The output diagram on the PSU lists two pins as (-), and two as (+). The voltage between any +/- pair is identical (5.13 V), so why the need for two ...
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What type of power connector is this (found in NOMA Christmas light string)?

I found this connectors in many LED Christmas light connector (especially from NOMA). It seems to water tight once cap is screwed in. What is this connector called? I would like to buy more to inter-...
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What is this connector

I was hoping someone could tell me what type of connector this is. This is in an arcade cabinet connecting the speaker wires to a Sega amp (part number sj25-0361-01). The width from outside edge ...
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PCB connector identification

appreciate if anyone is able to help to identify this connector in the photo below. Basically i am trying to identify different types of connectors/ports around different PCB to find debug ports. ...
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References or guidelines for PCB connectors [closed]

Are there references or guidelines to establishing which pins is recommended to use for the power, which for the ground, which for the analog signals, etc. on the various poles of the PCB connectors? ...
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Can I use a P2 jack to capture audio? [closed]

I'm new to StackExchange. I would like to know if it is possible to use a P2 connector to capture audio. I already use it to play audio on headphones but I plan to pick up the audio from a ...
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Trying to identify some small flat flex cable connectors on a Nintendo Switch motherboard [closed]

I recently bought a faulty Nintendo Switch console which somebody had already looked at - it has two broken flat flex cable connectors. I have the tools, equipment and the skills to replace these ...
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Lenovo vibe p1 battery BL244 battery connector socket

I'm trying to use the Lenovo vibe p1 battery in a project since it has a really good capacity (5000 mAh) while being slim enough. The problem is I can't find the socket which the battery is connected ...
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Which is most used Barrel Connector ID? 2.1m or 2.5mm?

I'm working on an project which will be given to some friends and will be open-source too. I need to choose the power supply connector (5V or 12V @ 3A) and I'm thinking to barrel connectors. I found ...
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Connector identification (multipin connector for automotive touchscreen)

This connector is from a device connected to the touch screen in the car. This device is chinese, so I'm having trouble locating information about any part number or name. The connector has 4 wires ...
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Audio jack detection to turn on device without power loss

I'm trying to make simple headphones amp and I wonder - is there any way to use stereo jack connector with N-C switches like this: to turn on the amp so the battery is mechanically disconnected? I ...
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DIN 41612 connector

I'm looking for DIN 41612 right angle connectors and I found one connector that I may use, HARTING 09 27 232 6804. I also found its combinable male 09 22 132 6921 but if I look at their Type sheets, ...
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Identify 4 pin Connector

I need to get some more of this connector and solder my own cables however I can't find this exact one online. It looks like some variant of JST but from looking up the different types of JST I can't ...
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DATAQ Data acquisition device power connector [duplicate]

I got hold of a DATAQ DI-710 data acquisition device. The device was delivered with an AC-adapter. According to the data sheet, the device can be connected to any 9-36VDC however. The only problem is ...
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How to connect a CR2012 coin cell battery with a PCB?

Im trying to build a flat, battery powered PCB assembly that fits into a small gap of approx. 2mm. I have found the CR2012 coin cell with a thickness of 1.2mm, which would be a good fit in terms of ...
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What do I call this wire-to-board connector?

I'm repairing a toaster oven and have encountered this connector. What should I call it when I search? This is a power connector. It says "R8 JD" on the base of the male part. It is 3/16" wide. ...
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identify this connector - faston housing

need MFG of this connector. It is not tyco event though there are tyco fastons installed (confirmed by Tyco). 2 position faston housing. tab locks are on facing outwards. no markings on connector ...
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Identify this PCB connector

Do you know this connector? I tried in vain for hours using a variety of search terms. Pitch is 2.54 mm and width of arc-bent contact is 1.4 mm. I just wish to find a part number, manufacturer and/or ...
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Bourns PSL Snap-In Connector?

I want to build a small console with the Bourns PSL slide potentiometers (nothing big, it's a just-for-fun project). Unfortunately, I couldn't find the right connector on their website. The datasheet ...
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Help identifying 6 pin block from PCB

This is from a JVC TD R272 tape deck. A ribbon cable from the head to the board goes into it. I snapped it due to impatience. Can someone tell me the name of the white plastic block? It has six pins ...
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Why is the usb shield always tied to ground (GND pin)?

The shielding on a cable is to avoid interference from the outside world however it is always tied directly to the GND pin. Not inside the cable itself but inside a device. Every single device I take ...
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Can't find source of hum in left channel of bluetooth speaker that I built

I have an RN-52 bluetooth audio module - https://cdn.sparkfun.com/datasheets/Wireless/Bluetooth/rn-52-ds-1.1r.pdf I am using it with this amplifier - https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/...
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12 pin circular connector with twist lock What kind of conn it is?

I'm trying to find whose product this. I have an another one with yellow and black twist lock. So might be the twist lock color is variable. Anybody can send an offer or anybody recognize it? Thank ...
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Is connector 50PS-JMDSS-G-1-TF symetrical?

I'm looking at a design using connector 50PS-JMDSS-G-1-TF and the pin numbers do not match. They are symmetrically switched. So they would match if I could plug the connector the opposite way. Looking ...
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Are GX12 connectors in common use? Is there another name for them?

I have a project where I need to send NeoPixel data from an RPI "base station" to a neopixel art project. Both the base station and the art project are enclosed already. Length is short, just a few ...
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What are these low voltage connectors?

Can anyone help me identify the kind of connectors in the pics below? Both the male and the female version. In case it helps, these are used in an LED fixture, to connect the (DC) output of the LED ...
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Will a 300A HV connector fail before a 600A fuse does?

I know this is a silly question but I cannot find ant data indicated it will not. The HV connector rated at 300A @ 85C and it is a 600A fuse, I cannot find a connector with a higher current rating. ...