DIN 41612 Connectors are widely used in rack-based electrical systems. The standard performance of these connectors is a 2 A per pin current carrying capacity and 500 V working voltage. Both figures may be variable due to safety and environmental conditions.
The primary use of DIN 41612 connectors are PCB connectors and motherboards, the main acceptance would be their board to board reliable connections.
- Number of contacts varies
- Many variations of housing material, including different types of metal and plastic
- Both angled and straight versions
- Male and female
- Cable mount
- Panel mount
- Snap pin mount
- Through hole