Backplane Connector Contacts

This Product Selection Guide contains information to help select products in the Backplane Connector Contacts category on DigiKey.com

Backplane Connector Contacts are male or female terminals used in connectors. These terminals are specifically used in connectors that are designed for board or panel mount systems where other circuit boards may be plugged into them. The contact types are coaxial, fiber optics, ground, power, and signal with a contact termination of crimp and solder, press-fit, quick connect, screw mount, solder cup/eyelet, swage mount, and wire wrap.


SelectionCharacteristics

Type: Indication of the contact type or function.

Pin or Socket: Indicates the contact gender. Can also indicate the shape/construction of the contact.

Contact Termination: How the contact attaches/connects to the intended medium.

Wire Gauge: The wire size or size range with which a product is designed for use, expressed in terms of American Wire Gauge (AWG).

Contact Finish: Indicates the contact surface material.

Contact Finish Thickness: Indicates the thickness of contact surface material.

ProductExamples

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MFR PART # 1650153-2
DIGI-KEY PART # 1650153-2-ND
MANUFACTURER TE Connectivity AMP Connectors
DESCRIPTION Contact Gold Power Pin 12 AWG Crimp
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MFR PART # 6-192041-9
DIGI-KEY PART # A136356-ND
MANUFACTURER TE Connectivity AMP Connectors
DESCRIPTION Contact Gold Power Female Band
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MFR PART # 030-2409-003
DIGI-KEY PART # 1003-1023-ND
MANUFACTURER ITT Cannon, LLC
DESCRIPTION Contact Gold Signal Non-Gendered 20-22 AWG Crimp
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