Miniature Connectors

 General description

Miniature connectors are constructed with two flat pins (plug) or two flat slots (socket) of dissimilar widths to avoid polarity confusion (specifically for thermocouples).

They are either used for termination of sensors or connection links in extension leads.

Materials

Terminals are generally manufactured using either thermocouple materials or compensating materials for thermocouples or copper or plated copper for resistance versions.

The body in normally constructed from a plastic or ceramic compound dependant upon the temperature rating required.

Formats

The range on miniature connectors include

plug, in-line socket, panel mounting socket and PCB mounting socket

Other variations and accessories are available upon request