NEW PRODUCT – Panel Mount 2.1mm DC barrel jack. This power jack is designed to easily attach to a panel up to 8mm thick (0.315″ or 5/16″) and fit 2.1mm power plugs snugly and securely. Perfect for adding a power connector to your project enclosure. We like this jack in particular for its long body (so you can use it on thicker wooden panels), sturdy PCB spacer with 3 easy-to-solder eyes and ‘forgiving’ plastic lip that hides the drill hole.
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