USB/Firewire/Jumper pins-what specifications?

By Savage1701
Dec 28, 2006
  1. Does anyone know exactly what the pins are that fit into the MB jumpers and USB/Firewire headers? I need to fabricate some with wire leads but don't know what standard, spacing, crimps, etc. these are called and what they use.
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    AFAIK there are no standards apart from wire colours. The spacing and pin size are usually the same used all over the board. E.g. the common 100mil-spaced pins or some other "standard" plug.

    It really makes no difference what connector you use on the board side.
  3. Savage1701

    Savage1701 TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 153

    Thanks - that's exactly what I was looking for - the spacing. Now I know what to google.
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