2x10 0.1" Header Breakout Board: BRK2X10


BRK2X10-L-DIN
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  • Dual row 0.1" spaced male pin header
  • 20 Pins (2 x 10) 0.1" pitch
  • Solder pad connection space for all 20 lines
  • Screw terminal for each of the 20 lines
  • Supports addition of 0.1" pitch pin headers
  • Rubber feet or DIN rail mount

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See Also: More Breakout Boards,   IDC 0.1" Header Connectors,   Ribbon Cable


General Description

This breakout board brings all 20 pins of its male dual row header out to screw terminal blocks for easy connection and prototyping work. Each pin is also brought to solder pads (3 per pin) at 0.1" spacing, allowing easy addition of single row or dual row pin headers. The solder pads are arranged in such a way that you can add an additional 2 x 10 header to the breakout board to bring all the signals back out on a ribbon cable if so desired (essentially forming a "T" or "Y" connection). Please note that the breakout boards are manufactured with a connection between each connector pin and the corresponding terminal block position; no soldering of any type is necessary. The solder pads simply provide an area for making optional connections to additional headers or other components.

This break out board is perfect for experimentation and prototype work, as well as for use in the educational laboratory. It is well-suited for interfacing with I/O cards, data acquisition (DAQ) equipment, relay racks, Opto 22 racks, and any other device that uses a 2x10 (20-position) header connector. A dual row header is sometimes referred to as an "IDC Header", "IDC connector", or "ribbon cable connector". A breakout board is sometimes referred to as a "transition module", "terminal board", "terminal block", "breakout box", "breakout adapter", or "interface module".

Product Documents

Part # DescriptionData Sheet
BRK2X10-x-x Rev A2x10 0.1" Header Breakout Board
BRK2X10-x-x Rev A
2x10 0.1" Header Breakout Board

Mounting Options

These products are available in two different mounting variants. Product numbers ending with -DIN come with DIN clips already installed and ready to snap onto 35mm or 32mm DIN rail. Product numbers ending with -FT have stick-on rubber feet installed on the bottom side, allowing for benchtop use or panel mounting. For panel mounting, we suggest 1/4" nylon standoffs under the mounting holes, and #6 screws.
BRK2X10-L-DIN
DIN Rail Mount
BRK2X10-L-DIN
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Rail not included
BRK2X10-L-FT
Rubber Feet
BRK2X10-L-FT
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Product Details

  • Dual row 0.1" spaced male pin header
  • 20 Pins (2 x 10) 0.1" pitch
  • Ejector latches on header provide secure connection and quick disconnection
  • Screw terminal for each of the 20 lines
  • Solder pad connection holes, three (3) per pin
  • Supports addition of 0.1" pitch pin headers
  • Screw terminals accomodate wire sizes from 16AWG to 26AWG
  • Approximate dimensions: 2.38" x 3.9"
  • Rubber feet or DIN rail mount

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Pricing and Ordering

Product # Description 1+ 10+ RoHS Buy Now
BRK2X10-L-DIN 2x10 (20 pins) 0.1" Header Breakout Board, Long Ejectors, DIN Rail Mount $18.50 $17.60 Yes
BRK2X10-L-FT 2x10 (20 pins) 0.1" Header Breakout Board, Long Ejectors, Feet $17.00 $16.10 Yes
BRK2X10-L-DIN
2x10 (20 pins) 0.1" Header Breakout Board, Long Ejectors, DIN Rail Mount
RoHS: Yes
Buy Now:
QuantityPrice
1+$18.50
10+$17.60
BRK2X10-L-FT
2x10 (20 pins) 0.1" Header Breakout Board, Long Ejectors, Feet
RoHS: Yes
Buy Now:
QuantityPrice
1+$17.00
10+$16.10

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