Products, Materials & Tools | Jun 23, 2015

Connectors for LED–Applications in THT–Technology with White Insulator

The steadily proliferating lighting concepts using LED technology call for connectors that rely on a nearly white insulator. Black insulators will absorb a certain amount of light by their very nature. This can lead to a lighting design where shadow effects may emerge in the connector area.

Fischer Elektronik has addressed this problem with a new connector series for LED inline modules in THT technology, offering 2.5 mm grid male and female headers in the established THT solder version. These headers are available in two- and four-pole variants, with further pole counts upon request. In addition, the product range features matching mains connectors for supplying the LED system with power by means of a cable connection. These cables can either be rigid or flexible, in a size of AWG 24 - 20.

The connectors are delivered in a "tape and reel" (TR) packing to enable efficient assembly. The cases have a robust and form-fitting design.

The product specialists at Fischer Elektronik - info@fischerelektronik.de - will be happy to assist you with any queries you may have or any additional information you require.

About Fischer Elektronik:
Fischer Elektronik is a leading producer of thermal management solutions for the whole electronic industry. High Power LED applications are our latest field of activities with all our almost 40 years of experience in the background. On the edge of this new technology, we can give support right from the start with the knowledge of our application engineers and as well as with our sophisticated 3D simulation and drawing programmes. Our core capabilities: - all articles in standard or customs design versions available - own surface treatment facilities - wide standard programme (more than 700 profiles) of extruded heatsinks - machining according to customers request - heatsinks for LED, cooling aggregates and thermally conductive foils. We also have a large selection of connectors for PC boards that is complemented by a diverse range of casings with functional designs. In addition to standard catalogue items, we also provide customer-specific solutions in all areas.

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