The Great Search: 2×20 pin SMT Socket Header for Raspberry Pi Accessories #TheGreatSearch #RaspberryPi #Adafruit @DigiKey @Adafruit @Raspberry_Pi

(Video) We’re doing a big refresh on our TFT display breakouts to add EYESPI connectors, which means we ought to also make a EYESPI Raspberry Pi accessory – something that will make it easy to solderlessly connect e-Ink or TFT or other SPI-based displays.

We’re looking for a slim 2×20 header, ideally one that allows ‘pass through’ behavior, which means SMT is best. Let’s see what is available over on Digi-Key that will make this prototype ready-to-rock.

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