NEW PRODUCT – Edge-Launch USB Type C SMT Plug Connector – Pack of 10

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NEW PRODUCT – Edge-Launch USB Type C SMT Plug Connector – Pack of 10


If you’re a DIY enthusiast who’d like to update your project’s connection to the latest USB standard, here is a 10-pack of USB C plug connectors! They can be pick-and-placed onto your design, and then plugged directly into a USB C port.

For mechanical connection, there are four SMT tabs – use plenty of solder to keep these secure, they aren’t as good as through-hole style tabs, but we were not able to find this style of connector with THM tabs so it’s the best there is.

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We like this connector for its low profile, reasonable number of pins, and because it makes for adorable compact plug-in designs the way it hugs the edge of a PCB and ‘launches’ off. You can see how it ends up looking by checking out the Serpente board, which has a near-identical connector.

If you need a matching type C jack, we also carry this USB C jack connector pack, which we use in our STM32 FeatherUSB C Downstream Breakout, and the new Micro Lipo Charger for USB C.

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In stock and shipping now!


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