Heilind Now Stocking the Pico-Lock™ Connector System from Molex

Nov 18, 2013, 09:49 ET from Heilind Electronics

WILMINGTON, Mass., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Heilind Electronics, the largest distributor of interconnect products in North America, is now stocking the Pico-Lock™ Connector System manufactured by Molex Incorporated. The Pico-Lock™ 1.50 mm pitch wire-to-board system offers an ideal combination of low-profile, high-current capacity and durable locks for any application requiring space savings and secure mating retention.

The Pico-Lock™ system also offers friction locks for additional mating assurance and visual mating confirmation and a wide solder tab that wraps up into the header and around the housing for additional PCB retention and mechanical system assurance. It also has a guide rib on the housing to provide polarization along with mating guidance.

The system is available in 6-10 circuit sizes and RoHS- and low-halogen-compliant material. The contacts are gold-plated for durability and reliable electrical performance.

Features include:

  • Ultra-low-profile mated height (2.00 mm)
  • Side positive lock
  • Up to 3.0 A current rating
  • Wide robust fitting nails (solder tabs)
  • Polarization/mating guide features
  • Top friction locks

Applications include:

  • Automotive
    • Infotainment systems
  • Consumer
    • Gaming equipment
    • LCS TVs
    • LED TVs
    • Notebook PC
    • Security systems
    • Security and alarms
    • Smart meters
    • Tablet PCs
  • Data/Communications
    • Desktop computer
    • Notebook computer
  • Solid State Lighting
    • LED lighting
  • Smartphones and Mobile Devices
    • Tablet PCs
  • Telecommunications
    • Wireless LAN

Visit Heilind's website for more information about the Pico-Lock Connector System.

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David Goforth

About Heilind Electronics
Founded in 1974, Heilind Electronics, Inc. (www.heilind.com/www.heilindasia.com) is one of the world's leading distributors of connectors, relays, switches, thermal management and circuit protection products, terminal blocks, wire and cable, wiring accessories, and insulation and identification products. Heilind has locations throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Follow Heilind on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Heilind and on Twitter at twitter.com/Heilind.

About Molex Incorporated
Providing more than connectors, Molex delivers complete interconnect solutions for a number of markets including: data communications, telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle, aerospace and defense, medical, and lighting. Established in 1938, the company operates 45 manufacturing locations in 17 countries. The Molex website is www.molex.com. Follow us at www.twitter.com/molexconnectors, watch our videos at www.youtube.com/molexconnectors, connect with us at www.facebook.com/molexconnectors and read our blog at www.connector.com.

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