[sdiy] Connector Quandary

Andre Majorel aym-htnys at teaser.fr
Fri Jun 17 09:32:02 CEST 2011

On 2011-06-16 00:07 -0500, James Coplin wrote:

> The original Molex connectors on the SEM are junk. [...] My
> thought was to just pull them off and replace them with
> standard AMP or Molex headers. However, while they are
> standard .156" spacing, they use much smaller pins than the
> standard .156" headers.

Are you sure ? They've been described as .145" / 3.68 mm.

Molex 1625 series. Used in the old Oberheim SEM.

Male pins
    Molex 02-06-2103 (Digi-Key WM1000-ND, Farnell 1079887)
Receptacle for male pins, 3-way
    Molex 03-06-2032 (Digi-Key WM1221-ND, Farnell 1593638)
Receptacle for male pins, 4-way
    Molex 03-06-2042 (Digi-Key WM1222-ND, RS 679-4855)

André Majorel http://www.teaser.fr/~amajorel/

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