Board to board connectors
Board to board(BTB) connectors are used to connect printed circuit boards(PCB), electronic components that contain a conductive pattern printed on the surface of the insulating base in an accurate and repeatable manner. Each terminal on a BTB connector is connected to a PCB. A BTB connector includes housing and a specific number of terminals.The terminal is made from a conductive material (mostly copper alloy), and plated to improve conductivity and antirust.Terminals transmit the current/signal between PCB's connected by BTB; the housing is made of insulative material (mostly plastic).
BTB connectors are divided up into two mounting types:
1. Through-hole technology
BTB connectors are selected by considering the mounting method, pin pitch, number of the rows (aka number of the ways), pin length, stacker height etc.
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