New Albany, Ind. Samtec, Inc. has introduced its PES/PET high-power board-to-board interconnect system that offers up to eight power pins rated at 30 amps per pin.
Available on .250-inch (6.35 mm) pitch, the Power Edge interconnects offer up to eight blade style contacts and are available for parallel board spacings of 19 mm. They are designed for perpendicular and planar board interface applications.
These polarized through-hole connectors can be used with either .062-inch (1.60 mm) thick boards or .125-inch (3.18 mm) thick boards. Right-angle versions have screw-down features for added ruggedness. All power connectors are RoHS compliant and are suitable for lead-free processing.
Power interfaces are available for board-to-board and wire-to-board applications. Discrete wire connectors, headers, and sockets are available on .165-inch (4.19 mm) pitch (Power Mate Series) and .100-inch (2.54 mm) pitch (Mini Mate Series) for vertical perpendicular and board stacking applications. A large variety of other power and combination power/signal interfaces are also available.
Pricing starts at $0.80 to $0.86 per mated line.
Samtec, Inc., 1-800-SAMTEC-9 or 1-812-944-6733, www.samtec.com
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