Getting a custom contact pin shouldn't be a difficult process. It requires a few simple steps that involve a bit of research, some organization, and the right supplier. Here are some tips to guide you in your process.
1. Gather Your Thoughts
First things first, what type of component are you making/building/designing? Take the time to write a high-level project overv... Read more...More Product Announcements from Bead Electronics
No matter what the intended application is, we have the experience and technical expertise to create the electrical contact pins you need. We offer an economical alternative to the high cost of machined components and the long lead-time and expensive tooling for custom stampings Read more...More Product Announcements from Bead Electronics
With so many metal forming methods to choose from when designing your product or application, the choice can be overwhelming. Some methods have been around for decades (we’ve been swaging for nearly 100 years) and new ones are currently being developed. We're partial to swaging. Read more...More Product Announcements from Bead Electronics
Keystone's micro pins are precision engineered and manufactured. They are ideal for mating with their standard line of micro jacks. Their micro jacks are engineered for "closed entry" contacts, and space saving design is utilized for high-density packaging. The micro terminals are available with single, double, and triplet turrets. Read more...More Product Announcements from Keystone Electronics Corp.
Pin Materials - brass, phosphor bronze
Plating Options - in gold, tin and selective gold / tin
Pitches Available at 1.00, 1.27, 2.00, 2.50, 2.54, 3.00, 3.50, 3.81, 3.96, 5.00, 5.08mm
Featured Terminal Shapes - stright, round, barb, cross, concave and press-fit
Below is a list of some existing products we offer. Customization is available from small batch to large... Read more...
Mill-Max introduces a new terminal pin suitable for use in a variety of board-to-board and wire-to-board applications. It features a compliant press-fit tail, slotted head and an additional press-fit feature on the barrel of the pin. These characteristics combine to provide functional, versatile and reliable connection options. Read more...More Product Announcements from Mill-Max Mfg. Corp.
Virtually eliminate on-board LED shadowing with WAGO’s extremely compact 2059 Series PCB terminal blocks. With a 2.7 mm high, bright white profile the 2059 is the ideal connector for compact, miniaturized LED modules and bulbs. Read more...More Product Announcements from WAGO
Keystone's popular series of female, quick-fit, PCB terminals, which provide vertical, horizontal or bottom entry connections with male types, are now undergoing UL Component Recognition Read more...More Product Announcements from Keystone Electronics Corp.
Mill-Max is pleased to introduce a new series of discrete right angle pins. The 37XX-0 pins are available in four different diameters and are suitable for plugging into receptacles and/or soldering into printed circuit boards. Read more...More Product Announcements from Mill-Max Mfg. Corp.
Mill-Max announces the addition of new crimp receptacles to our selection of wire termination products. The new 07XX series are commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) alternatives to the popular Mil-Spec M39029 female crimp terminals. The receptacles are fitted with the high reliability Mill-Max spring finger contacts in place of the slit and hooded terminals which characterize the M39029 produ... Read more...More Product Announcements from Mill-Max Mfg. Corp.