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Connectors

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These 0.1″ (2.54 mm) female header strips are commonly used as low-cost connectors for custom-made cables or perforated prototyping PCBs. The standard spacing is the same as on most solderless breadboards and matches 0.1″ male header strips. Straight and right-angle versions are available.

These 0.1″ (2.54 mm) male header pins are commonly used as low-cost connectors for perforated prototyping PCBs. The standard spacing is the same as on most solderless breadboards and matches standard 0.1″-pitch female connectors.

Stranded 26 AWG wires with male or female terminations for use with 0.1″ (2.54 mm) headers and breadboards. Available in a variety of lengths and colors.

Premium stranded wires with male or female terminals for use with 0.1″ (2.54 mm) headers and breadboards. Available in a variety of lengths and colors. Works with crimp connector housings to make custom cables.

Housings with 0.1″ (2.54 mm) spacings that easily snap onto wires with pre-crimped terminals to make custom cables.

Our assortment of terminal blocks makes it easy to form temporary, solder-free connections between your PCB and stripped wires. They are available two styles (screw or spring terminals) and orientations (top- or side-entry), and we carry a variety of lengths and pin spacings.


Products in category “Connectors”

Pololu item #: 1931
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These male pins can be crimped on 22-28AWG wires and snapped into our crimp connector housings to create custom cables that are compatible with standard 0.1"-pitch headers and solderless breadboards. Our wires with pre-crimped terminals use these same pins. One male crimp pin pack consists of 100 pins.

Pololu item #: 1930
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These female pins can be crimped on 22-28AWG wires and snapped into our crimp connector housings to create custom cables that are compatible with standard 0.1"-pitch headers and solderless breadboards. Our wires with pre-crimped terminals use these same pins. One female crimp pin pack consists of 100 pins.

Pololu item #: 2448
Brand: Generic
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This connector adapts a 5.5 × 2.1 mm DC barrel plug to a pair of screw terminals spaced approximately 5 mm (0.2″) apart. The terminals are labeled positive and negative, with the positive terminal connected to the center contact.

Pololu item #: 2449
Brand: Generic
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This connector adapts a 5.5 × 2.1 mm DC barrel jack to a pair of screw terminals spaced approximately 5 mm (0.2″) apart. The terminals are labeled positive and negative, with the positive terminal connected to the center pin.

Pololu item #: 1139
Brand: Generic
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This is a standard PCB-mountable barrel-type jack for DC power adapters with 2.1 mm center holes.

Pololu item #: 855
Brand: Generic
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IDC socket 2.54mm 6-pin (with strain relief clip) for use with 2×3-pin shrouded male header.

Pololu item #: 968
Brand: Generic
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Blue shorting block (removable jumper) designed for 0.1" (2.54 mm) male header pins.

Pololu item #: 969
Brand: Generic
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Yellow shorting block (removable jumper) designed for 0.1" (2.54 mm) male header pins.

Pololu item #: 970
Brand: Generic
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Black shorting block (removable jumper) designed for 0.1" (2.54 mm) male header pins.

Pololu item #: 971
Brand: Generic
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Red shorting block (removable jumper) designed for 0.1" (2.54 mm) male header pins.

Pololu item #: 4770
Brand: Pololu
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This simple board serves as an adapter between a JST SH-style 6-pin male connector and breadboard-compatible 0.1″-pitch through holes. It works with our assortment of 6-pin female JST SH-style cables and can be used to more easily access the pins of our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry and side-entry connectors. The silkscreen on the bottom side of the board is labeled with this specific application in mind, indicating which pin on the breakout board would correspond to which pin on the encoder.

This version features a top-entry connector and is individually packaged and fully tested.

Pololu item #: 4771
Brand: Pololu
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This simple board serves as an adapter between a JST SH-style 6-pin male connector and breadboard-compatible 0.1″-pitch through holes. It works with our assortment of 6-pin female JST SH-style cables and can be used to more easily access the pins of our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry and side-entry connectors. The silkscreen on the bottom side of the board is labeled with this specific application in mind, indicating which pin on the breakout board would correspond to which pin on the encoder.

This product is a 3-pack of breakout boards with top-entry connectors that are optically inspected but not electrically tested.

Pololu item #: 4772
Brand: Pololu
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This simple board serves as an adapter between a JST SH-style 6-pin male connector and breadboard-compatible 0.1″-pitch through holes. It works with our assortment of 6-pin female JST SH-style cables and can be used to more easily access the pins of our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry and side-entry connectors. The silkscreen on the bottom side of the board is labeled with this specific application in mind, indicating which pin on the breakout board would correspond to which pin on the encoder.

This version features a side-entry connector and is individually packaged and fully tested.

Pololu item #: 4773
Brand: Pololu
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This simple board serves as an adapter between a JST SH-style 6-pin male connector and breadboard-compatible 0.1″-pitch through holes. It works with our assortment of 6-pin female JST SH-style cables and can be used to more easily access the pins of our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry and side-entry connectors. The silkscreen on the bottom side of the board is labeled with this specific application in mind, indicating which pin on the breakout board would correspond to which pin on the encoder.

This product is a 3-pack of breakout boards with side-entry connectors that are optically inspected but not electrically tested.

Pololu item #: 2717
Brand: Generic
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These shrouded, 2-pin JST XH-style male connectors have straight leads and match the female connector on the 2-pin female XH-style cable, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of four units.

Pololu item #: 2718
Brand: Generic
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These shrouded, 2-pin JST XH-style male connectors have right-angle leads and match the female connector on the 2-pin female XH-style cable, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of four units.

Pololu item #: 2719
Brand: Generic
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These shrouded, 2-pin JST XH-style male connectors have extended right-angle leads and match the female connector on the 2-pin female XH-style cable, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of four units.

Pololu item #: 2720
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These shrouded, 5-pin JST XH-style male connectors have straight leads. They can be used with female JST XH-style connectors, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of two units.

Pololu item #: 2721
Brand: Generic
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These shrouded, 5-pin JST XH-style male connectors have right-angle leads. They can be used with female JST XH-style connectors, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of two units.

Pololu item #: 2722
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These shrouded, 5-pin JST XH-style male connectors have extended right-angle leads. They can be used with female JST XH-style connectors, and they also work with many other 0.1″-pitch female connectors, such as our female premium jumper wires. They are sold in packs of two units.

Pololu item #: 925
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These are generic connectors similar to the popular Deans Ultra Plug connectors. They are sold as matching male-female pairs and have a current rating of 50 A. They are the smallest high-current connectors we know of, and they are great for projects that involve bigger motors and controllers, such as our Simple Motor Controllers and high-power motor drivers.

Pololu item #: 2158
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These are high-current XT60 connectors commonly used in the RC hobby industry. They are sold as matching male-female pairs and are great for projects that involve bigger motors and controllers, such as our high-power motor drivers and Simple Motor Controllers.

Pololu item #: 2175
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These are high-current XT60 connectors commonly used in the RC hobby industry. They are sold as matching male-female pairs and are great for projects that involve bigger motors and controllers, such as our high-power motor drivers and Simple Motor Controllers.

Pololu item #: 1932
Brand: Generic
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This style of high-current connector is commonly used with the 7.2V sub-C battery packs that power many RC cars. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 14- to 20-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 female connectors.

Pololu item #: 2172
Brand: Generic
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This style of high-current connector is commonly used with the 7.2V sub-C battery packs that power many RC cars. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. This female Tamiya connector has 10cm 14-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations.

Pololu item #: 1933
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This style of high-current connector is commonly used with the 7.2V sub-C battery packs that power many RC cars. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 14- to 20-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 male connectors.

Pololu item #: 2173
Brand: Generic
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This style of high-current connector is commonly used with the 7.2V battery packs that power many RC cars. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. This male Tamiya connector has 10cm 14-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations.

Pololu item #: 1936
Brand: Generic
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This connector, a smaller version of the female Tamiya connector, is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 16- to 20-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 female connectors.

Pololu item #: 2178
Brand: Generic
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This connector, a smaller version of the female Tamiya plug, is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. This female mini Tamiya connector has 10 cm 18-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations.

Pololu item #: 1937
Brand: Generic
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This connector, a smaller version of the male Tamiya connector, is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 16- to 20-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 male connectors.

Pololu item #: 2179
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This connector, a smaller version of the male Tamiya plug, is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed, and a latch secures the connection so that it will not become disconnected. This male mini Tamiya connector has 10 cm 18-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations.

Pololu item #: 1934
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This JST RCY plug is also referred to as a BEC (battery eliminator circuit) connector and is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 22- to 28-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 female connectors.

Pololu item #: 2180
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This female JST RCY plug, also called a BEC connector, has 10 cm 20-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed.

Pololu item #: 1935
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This JST RCY plug is also referred to as a BEC (battery eliminator circuit) connector and is commonly used with battery packs for RC applications. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed. You can use a crimping tool to attach these connectors to your own 22- to 28-AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including two spare pins) for 3 male connectors.

Pololu item #: 2181
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This male JST RCY plug, also called a BEC connector, has 10 cm 20-AWG leads with stripped and tinned terminations. The connector is keyed so that power cannot be reversed.

Pololu item #: 1116
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This 5.5" (14cm) cable has two 26AWG conductors with a 2mm-pitch 2-pin female JST PH-style connector. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application. The red and black wires are twisted together to reduce noise.

Pololu item #: 117
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This 12-inch (30-cm) cable has 26 AWG wires and a 3-pin female JST PH-style connector that works with Sharp analog distance sensors that have mating PH connectors. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application. The wire color scheme matches the Sharp distance sensor pinout: red for power, black for ground, and white for signal.

Pololu item #: 2411
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This 12-inch (30-cm) cable has 28 AWG wires and a 3-pin female JST ZH-style connector that mates with the 3-pin connector on Sharp GP2Y0A51 analog distance sensors. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application. The wire color scheme matches the Sharp distance sensor pinout: red for power, black for ground, and white for signal.

Pololu item #: 4765
Brand: PCX
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This 10 cm (4″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and 6-pin female JST SH-type connectors on both ends. These connectors work with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors as well as our connector breakout boards with top-entry and side-entry connectors.

Pololu item #: 4766
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This 16 cm (6.3″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and 6-pin female JST SH-type connectors on both ends. These connectors work with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors as well as our breakout boards with top-entry and side-entry connectors.

Pololu item #: 4767
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This 25 cm (10″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and 6-pin female JST SH-type connectors on both ends. These connectors work with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors as well as our breakout boards with top-entry and side-entry connectors.

Pololu item #: 4768
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This 40 cm (16″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and 6-pin female JST SH-type connectors on both ends. These connectors work with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors as well as our breakout boards with top-entry and side-entry connectors.

Pololu item #: 4769
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This 63 cm (25″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and 6-pin female JST SH-type connectors on both ends. These connectors work with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors as well as our breakout boards with top-entry and side-entry connectors.

Pololu item #: 4762
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This 12 cm (4.5″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and a 6-pin female JST SH-type connector that works with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application.

Pololu item #: 4763
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This 30 cm (12″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and a 6-pin female JST SH-type connector that works with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application.

Pololu item #: 4764
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This 75 cm (30″) cable has six 28 AWG wires and a 6-pin female JST SH-type connector that works with our Micro Metal Gearmotor Encoders with top-entry connectors and with side-entry connectors. The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application.

Pololu item #: 1924
Brand: Generic
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This pack contains everything you need to add up to three female JR connectors — the connectors commonly found on generic RC servos — to custom cables. You can use a crimping tool to attach the included pins to your own 22–26 AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including 3 spare pins) for 3 female connectors. The crimp pins have gold-flashed female contacts.

Pololu item #: 1925
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This pack contains everything you need to add up to three male JR connectors — the connectors that mate with those commonly found on generic RC servos — to custom cables. You can use a crimping tool to attach the included pins to your own 22–26 AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including 3 spare pins) for 3 male connectors. The crimp pins have gold-flashed male contacts.

Pololu item #: 1926
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This pack contains everything you need to add up to three female Futaba J connectors — the connectors found on many Futaba servos — to custom cables. You can use a crimping tool to attach the included pins to your own 22–26 AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including 3 spare pins) for 3 female connectors. The crimp pins have gold-flashed female contacts.

Pololu item #: 1927
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This pack contains everything you need to add up to three male Futaba J connectors — the connectors that mate with those found on many Futaba servos — to custom cables. You can use a crimping tool to attach the included pins to your own 22–26 AWG wires. This pack contains enough housings and crimp pins (including 3 spare pins) for 3 male connectors. The crimp pins have gold-flashed male contacts.

Pololu item #: 1035
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These stackable 0.1" (2.54 mm) female headers are just the right height for connecting Arduino shields to Arduinos and other shields. The set includes two 1×6 female headers, two 1×8 female headers, and one 1×10 female header, so it has everything necessary for both old- and new-style shields.

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