The Great Search: SMD USB Type A Host Connector #TheGreatSearch #DigiKey #USB @DigiKey @Adafruit

(Video) As we’re redoing one of our testers to work around a part shortage, we’re also trying to SMD-ify the whole thing since we use enough of these it’s worth it for us to make a short run of maybe 50 boards instead of hand soldering.

This tester does a USB enumeration check and so we want a USB Type A connector for the USB host. We’ve always used the classic THM version of the USB Type A, let’s see what’s available for SMT at Digi-Key!

See the chosen part on Digi-Key

See episodes of The Desk of Ladyada in the playlist here and other Great Searches in the playlist here.

 


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