Type LK Solderless LED Socket

Quick termination connector system for use with the Philips Lumileds LUXEON® K LED series by TE Connectivity

Image of TE Connectivity's Type LK Solderless LED SocketTE Connectivity's solderless LED socket, type LK is a quick termination connector system for use with the Philips Lumileds LUXEON® K LED series. This socket allows the direct attachment of LEDs to a heat sink using a standard M3 screw. The TE Solderless LED Socket, type LK features a quick poke-in wire termination for 22 AWG and 24 AWG wire. The connector design accommodates two wire routing options – straight or with the use of a wire dress hook. This low profile socket can be used for the all Philips Lumileds LUXEON K models – 4, 8, 12, 16, and 24 up LEDs.


  • Universal socket for Philips Lumileds LUXEON® K LED series
  • Driven current up to 1.5 A at 75 VDC
  • Tool-less termination of 22 AWG - 24 AWG solid wire
  • Insertion feature to facilitate easy insertion of a stranded 22 AWG - 24 AWG wire into the solderless LED socket
  • Repeatable termination to the LED (5 times on LED)
  • LED socket designed for 3 mm creep and clearance (for non-isolated applications)
  • Locator posts on housing to aid in positioning connector on heat sink
  • Wire snap feature for wire routing
  • Retrofit bulbs
  • Downlights

Type LK Solderless LED Socket

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionFor Use With/Related ProductsAvailable Quantity
2173470-1 datasheet linkHOLDER LED SOCKET SOLDERLESS2173470-1HOLDER LED SOCKET SOLDERLESSLUXEON K High Efficiency Arrays75 - Immediate
2173470-1 product page link
Published: 2013-01-14