Distance between connector pin centrelines.
Socket entry type
Defines the entry point of flat flexible cable, for side entry parts the cable is inserted in horizontal orientation, for top entry in vertical orientation.
Socket contact type
Horizontal connectors only
Horizontal Flat flex connectors are either top or bottom contact. Top contacts accept flat flex cable with exposed contacts facing upwards, bottom contacts accept flat flex cable with exposed contacts facing downwards.
FFC Cable has exposed contacts on one side and strengthened backing on the flip side. The cable contacts may be exposed on the same side (type A) or opposite sides (type D).
Choose the appropriate combination of FFC connector contact type and FFC cable contact orientation, depending on your system design and PCB orientation.
See our visual guide
Choose between flip or slide lock, there are more options for slide lock. See visual guide here
FFC sockets are available in surface mount, choose between 0.5mm and 1.0mm contact pitch with top or side entry cable access.
Horizontal connectors are either top or bottom contact. Normally Flat Flexible Cable has exposed contacts on one side only, choose the appropriate contact type allowing the FFC cable to mate with the connector depending on your system design.
Cable locking options are flip or slide, flip lock types allow an easier operator experience.
Product specifications and technical drawings are available for all parts.