3M™ .100" Headers

3M has developed one of the broadest ranges of connector components in the industry

Image of 3M's .100" Headers3M was an early pioneer in the development of connectors for high pin-count board-to-board and wire-to-board applications, and remains a leader today. These new connectors quickly replaced the complex, costly and error-prone wire-wrapping technology used in many types of equipment in the 1950s and 1960s. Since then, 3M has developed one of the broadest ranges of connector components in the industry and earned a trusted name for innovative design, high quality, and exemplary service.

For .100" x .100" board-to-board and wire-to-board applications, the 3M range is comprised of four-wall boxed headers and latch-eject headers, offered with a choice of feature sets and price levels to suit your design requirements and budget.

Four-wall boxed headers feature dual rows of square pins within a plastic insulator, providing protection from the damage possible with exposed pin strip headers. The low profile of the connector optimizes the above-board height available in the vertical configuration, and board real estate in the right angle version. The 3M™ Four-Wall Header, 2500 Series is the industry benchmark with copper alloy pins plated in a choice of 30μ" and 15μ" gold levels. The D2500 Series header provides a value-priced alternative featuring brass pins plated with 10μ" gold.

For the secure mating of two part connectors and for easy maintenance, headers with latch/ejectors are available. The flagship 3M™ Wiremount 3000 Series connectors feature plastic latches with metal roll pins and are offered with 30μ" gold plated contact pins. The alternative value-line D3000 Series connector features single-piece molded latches and 15μ" gold plated contacts.

Typically, headers from 3M feature a center polarization slot for correct orientation of the mating socket connector. The headers featuring the high-temperature resistant glass-filled PCT plastic insulator are designed to withstand IR reflow soldering in high volume manufacturing. Gull-wing style solder tails are also available for surface mount processing. A variety of accessories are available for board processing, coding, and polarization.


Features
  • PBT (grey) or PCT (black) plastic body
  • Current rating: 5.00 A, 1 contact powered
  • Temperature rating: -55°C to +105°C
  • 8-64 pins (2500, D2500) or 6-64 pins (3000, D3000)
  • Copper alloy (2500, 3000) or brass (D2500, D3000) pins
  • 10μ (D2500), 15μ (2500, D3000), or 30μ (2500, 3000) gold plating
  • Rated UL94V-0
2500 Series
ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityBuy Now
CONN HEADER 10POS SMT VERT 30AUN2510-6V0C-RB-WDCONN HEADER 10POS SMT VERT 30AU3303 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 14POS SMT VERT 30AUN2514-6V0C-RB-WDCONN HEADER 14POS SMT VERT 30AU1319 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 10 POS STRGHT GOLDN2510-6002-RBCONN HEADER 10 POS STRGHT GOLD8683 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 14 POS STRGHT GOLDN2514-6002-RBCONN HEADER 14 POS STRGHT GOLD3828 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 10 POS RT ANGLE GOLDN2510-5002-RBCONN HEADER 10 POS RT ANGLE GOLD2744 - Immediate
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D2500 Series
ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityBuy Now
CONN HEADER 10POS SMD VERT 10AUD2510-6V0C-AR-WDCONN HEADER 10POS SMD VERT 10AU2710 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 10POS VERT 10GOLDD2510-6002-ARCONN HEADER 10POS VERT 10GOLD3544 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 14POS VERT 10GOLDD2514-6002-ARCONN HEADER 14POS VERT 10GOLD1012 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 20POS VERT 10GOLDD2520-6002-ARCONN HEADER 20POS VERT 10GOLD2119 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 26POS SMD VERT 10AUD2526-6V0C-AR-WECONN HEADER 26POS SMD VERT 10AU25489 - Immediate
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3000 Series
ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityBuy Now
CONN HEADER 10POS STR LONG LATCHN3793-6302RBCONN HEADER 10POS STR LONG LATCH2654 - Immediate
SOCKET CONN 10 CONT CLOSED W/POL3473-7600SOCKET CONN 10 CONT CLOSED W/POL2653 - Immediate
SOCK CONN 10 CONT OPEN W/POL GLD3473-6600SOCK CONN 10 CONT OPEN W/POL GLD5071 - Immediate
SOCKET CONN 10 CONTACT OPEN GOLD3473-6000SOCKET CONN 10 CONTACT OPEN GOLD2291 - Immediate
CONN HEADER 20POS STR LONG LATCHN3428-6302RBCONN HEADER 20POS STR LONG LATCH838 - Immediate
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D3000 Series
ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityBuy Now
CONN HEADER 34PS R/A SHORT LATCHD3431-5202-ARCONN HEADER 34PS R/A SHORT LATCH575 - Immediate
CONN HDR 50POS VERT L-LATCH 10AUD3433-6302-ARCONN HDR 50POS VERT L-LATCH 10AU720 - Immediate
CONN HDR 10POS VERT L-LATCH 10AUD3793-6302-ARCONN HDR 10POS VERT L-LATCH 10AU1335 - Immediate
CONN HDR 34POS STR NO LATCH 10AUD3431-6002-ARCONN HDR 34POS STR NO LATCH 10AU522 - Immediate
CONN HDR 26POS VERT L-LATCH 10AUD3429-6302-ARCONN HDR 26POS VERT L-LATCH 10AU761 - Immediate
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Published: 2012-06-29