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Aries Electronics

Aries offers a full line of Vertisockets for DIP packaging of LEDs, incandescent lamps, DIP switches, test points, etc. The variations of mounting positions provide exceptional design freedom.
Accepts standard LEDs and incandescent displays as well as .500 [21.70] and .600 [15.24] high large displays.

Body material is black UL 94-HB Glass-filled Nylon. Consult Beckwith Electronics for UL 94V-0 rated materials.
Spacer is fishpaper (sockets with "X"=.300 [7.62] only).
Pin body is Brass Alloy 360 1/2 hard per UNS C36000 ASTM-B16-85.
Pin body plating is 200 u [5.08 um] min. 93/7 Tin/Lead per MIL-P-81728 over 100 u [2.54 um] min. Nickel per QQ-N-290.
4-fingered collet contact is Beryllium Copper Alloy per UNS C17200 ASTM-B194-92.
Contact plating is 30 u [.76 um] min. Gold per MIL-G-45204 over 50 u [1.27 um] min. Nickel per QQ-N-290.
Contact current rating=3 Amps.
Operating temperature=221°F [105°C].
Insertion Force=180 grams/pin; Withdrawal Force=90 grams/pin; Normal Force=140 grams/pin; (based on a.018 [.46] diameter test lead).
Accepts leads .015-.025 [.38-.64] in diameter, .110-.150 [2.79-3.81] in length.

Suggested PCB hole size=.035 + .002 [.89 + .05] dia.

Series 800 Vertisocketstm
Horizontal Mounting
with Collet Contacts

Consult Beckwith Electronics for special Display Angles

Selection Table and Drawings


14 Pins
.300 Spacing
.200 Footprint