SPD08 Series

3M™ offers their SPD08 series, high-speed, card-edge connectors

Image of 3M's SPD083M's SPD08 high-speed card-edge connector supports high-speed board-to-board and wire-to-board connections. It has a robust and flexible contact design for reliable connections, and features a flexible stacking height and compact design to conserve board space and provide optimal value to customers. The connector's flexible design handles from 20-200 contact positions and can support up to 15 Gbps board-to-board applications. Additionally, when used in conjunction with the 3M twin axial cable, the 3M SPD08 connector supports up to 25 Gbps wire-to-board applications with a reliable, simultaneous ribbon termination.


Q: Are retention latches available on this connector?
A: All available positions are available with latches for robust mechanical stability. Please see the customer drawing for part number information.

Q: What packaging options are available?
A: All configurations are available in tray or tape and reel packaging. Tape and reel packaging also features adhesive suction covers.

Q: What connection type does this connector utilize?
A: The SPD08 connector uses surface-mount technology for board soldering, which provides a superior electrical connection.

  • Supports high speed board-to-board connections
    • Controlled impedance, crosstalk limiting contact design supports speeds up to 15 Gbps (at 30 mm stack height)
    • Embedded ground plane within riser card limits row to row crosstalk and enhances signal integrity
    • Supports XAUI, PCI Express (Gen 1/2/3), SATA and other application speeds
  • Flexible Stacking Height and robust connection
    • Supports flexible stacking height (16 mm to 40 mm) with the use of a PCB intermediate riser card
    • Robust contact design is tolerant of misalignment, provides a reliable connection and supports blind mate

SPD08 Series

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
SPD08-020-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 20POS 0.031SPD08-020-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 20POS 0.0311168 - Immediate
SPD08-020-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-060-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 60POS 0.031SPD08-060-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 60POS 0.031932 - Immediate
SPD08-060-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-080-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 80POS 0.031SPD08-080-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 80POS 0.0311246 - Immediate
SPD08-080-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-100-L-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 100POS .031SPD08-100-L-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 100POS .031516 - Immediate
SPD08-100-L-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-200-RB datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 200POS .031SPD08-200-RBCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 200POS .031613 - Immediate
SPD08-200-RB product page link
SPD08-050-L-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 50POS 0.031SPD08-050-L-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 50POS 0.031407 - Immediate
SPD08-050-L-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-040-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 40POS 0.031SPD08-040-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 40POS 0.031339 - Immediate
SPD08-040-RB-TR product page link
SPD08-040-L-RB-TR datasheet linkCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 40POS 0.031SPD08-040-L-RB-TRCONN EDGE DUAL FMALE 40POS 0.031149 - Immediate
SPD08-040-L-RB-TR product page link
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Published: 2012-10-24