Mating MEC1 Edge Card Socket from Samtec

The MEC1 from Samtec is a vertical 1.00mm Mini Edge Card Socket. It would mate to a card or the edge of a printed circuit board. Are there any connectors recommended to mate with this edge card socket?

An edge connector is the portion of a printed circuit board which consists of traces leading to the edge of the board that are intended to plug into a matching edge card socket directly. Therefore, this mating ‘connector’ would be customized based on your specific application. You would use the supplier’s provided information below to engineer contacts to make with this edge socket directly into your PCB. These sockets are commonly used in computers for expansion slots for peripheral cards.


For the mating processing recommendations, please see: Product Specification