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8-pin DIL headers

Discussion in 'Hobby Electronics' started by L.A.T., Oct 6, 2008.

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  1. L.A.T.

    L.A.T. Guest

    I'm looking for some 8-pin DIL headers.
    They fit into a DIL IC socket, and they have slotted pins on the top, onto
    which you can solder components, wires and stuff while developing a project.
    Dick Smith, Jaycar, and Altronics don't seem to have them. RS has them in
    fourteen-pin size and upwards, but they are not suitable for cutting to
    size.
    I have a few, and sadly realised that I have had them for thirty years. Does
    anyone know if they exist and if they are available? Online, or by mail
    because I live in the bush.
    Thank you.
     

  2. http://www.rapidonline.com/Cables-C...DIL-Sockets/Slotted-0.3-inch-DIL-header/75739
    US$0.57ea

    http://au.farnell.com/1169106/connectors/product.us0?sku=aries-08-600-10
    $5ea LOL!

    Dave.
     
  3. Phil Allison

    Phil Allison Guest

    "L.A.T."

    ** A " machine pin " DIL socket can be used for that job:

    http://www.dse.com.au/cgi-bin/dse.storefront/48eabdf60be3ddcc273fc0a87e010742/Product/View/P4081

    The pins are strong and the holes will take a component lead.



    ...... Phil
     
  4. L.A.T.

    L.A.T. Guest

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