[sdiy] chassis-mount screw terminal or alternative

ColinMuirDorward colindorward at gmail.com
Fri May 15 07:30:32 CEST 2020


I'm kind of leaning towards 4pin speakon, though they do seem a tad large.

On Thu, May 14, 2020 at 10:13 PM Matthias Herrmann <
Matthias.Herrmann at jeppesen.com> wrote:

> I use Neutrik XLR 4-pole connectors. These are used for powering video
> equipment for years now anyway. However, this does not solve the OPs
> problem with the cables. The 4-pole XLR cables I found online were of low
> quality, cheap crap. So I still have to make my own cables.
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> Matthias
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> *From:* Synth-diy [mailto:synth-diy-bounces at synth-diy.org] *On Behalf Of *Dave
> Magnuson
> *Sent:* Thursday, May 14, 2020 3:50 PM
> *To:* 'SYNTH DIY'
> *Subject:* Re: [sdiy] chassis-mount screw terminal or alternative
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> They aren’t cheap, but I use 5-pin XLR for my PSU-to-rack wiring.  I like
> having the locking tab so it can’t get pulled out accidentally
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> Dave
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> *From:* Synth-diy <synth-diy-bounces at synth-diy.org> *On Behalf Of *Florian
> Anwander
> *Sent:* Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:13 AM
> *To:* SYNTH DIY <synth-diy at synth-diy.org>
> *Subject:* Re: [sdiy] chassis-mount screw terminal or alternative
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> Hi
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> For some of my live gear I use DIN connectors with a threaded fixing.
> http://www.florian-anwander.de/electrix_repeater/IMG_3867.jpg
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> Those are Lumberg SV series. The connection stand even Bavarian taxi
> drivers on cobbelstone roads. ;-)
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> I'd be also interested in a lockable IEC C14 connection. Has anyone
> experience with those:
> https://www.mouser.de/new/schaffner/schaffnerIEC-lockcords/
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> PS: I understand Michaels objection against open contacts having the load,
> but in the case of the Lumbergs there is a very little chance that a short
> will happen.
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> Am 13.05.20 um 18:07 schrieb ColinMuirDorward:
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> Does anyone have a favorite chassis-mount connector? This would be to
> route power from a rack PSU to several 84hp synth cases.
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> I was thinking maybe I'd like to try a screw terminal type.
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> In the past I've used gx12/3pin "aviation" connectors, but it would be
> nice to not have to build those cables anymore.
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> Or is getting behind the rack stand with a screwdriver an even worse
> alternative?
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