Board-to-board contacts provide off-the-shelf connector solutions for harsh environment applications

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 2:04pm


AVX Corporation (Greenville, S.C.) has introduced a new series of single pogo pin board-to-board (BTB) contacts designed for use in high-lifecycle commercial, industrial, medical, and military applications that demand robust, high-reliability components. Available in five standard compressed stacking heights spanning 2.0mm to 5.0mm — the maximum working range and compressed height tolerance possible in a miniature 1.5mm diameter plunger — the new 70-9150 Series contacts provide low-cost, off-the-shelf connector solutions for an extensive range of applications. Other features include:

  • Electrical performance for up to 10,000 cycles.
  • Five contact heights (1.9mm to 2.3mm, 2.4mm to 2.8mm, 2.9mm to 3.4mm, 3.9mm to 4.5mm, and 4.9mm to 5.5mm).
  • Operating temperatures spanning -40°C to +125°C and 1A current.

For more information on the single pogo pin board-to-board contacts, visit


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