DC Input Jacks & Plugs

Switchcraft’s DC Power input jacks feature a sleeve shunt spring that allows you to switch from DC to AC supply for your product. Typically this is used to change the unit from operating on the battery to either operating on AC voltage or charging the battery, or both. Additional switching circuits are also available.

DC Power input jacks are available in PC Board mount and Panel mount varieties. Many are compatible with automated manufacturing equipment. There are several pin sizes available:  2.5, 2.1, 2.03, 2.0 and 1.27mm.

Some applications require a positive latching mechanism. This is accomplished with threaded collars and bushings. IP68 versions are also available. Switchcraft can supply the plugs in a right angle configuration with an overmold process. The connectors and be assembled onto sensors, power supplies, battery packs and even custom cables to meet your requirements. Various colors are also available, with minimum order requirements.

All these products are available through distribution to meet your supply chain needs.  Samples are available for developers.

Switchcraft is a leading supplier of a broad line of components for the audio, video, telecommunication, computer, medical, military, appliance, transportation and instrumentation industries. With a basic line of over 5,000 standard products and thousands of variations, Switchcraft markets products both domestically and internationally through a network of manufacturers' representatives and independent distributors.

They specialize in quick-turn, low-volume, custom-engineered harsh environment products using round, sealed connectors. With an on-site toolroom and 3D design capability, they can provide the fastest, most efficient response to your project's custom needs.

Switchcraft has a proud history of manufacturing products in the United States. They have a 185,000 sq ft Chicago facility which supports our electrical and electromechanical component operations. Nearby, their 35,000 sq ft Conxall facility specializes in custom cable assembly manufacturing. Read more about their capabilities here.

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