DB15HD Breakout Board with Spring Connection Terminals

BRKG15HDF-S-DIN (On a Rail)

BRKG15HDF-S-DIN (On a Rail)
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BRKG15HDF-S-DIN (On a Rail)
BRKG15HDF-S-N
BRKG15HDF-S-N (Overhead View)
BRKG15HDM-S-DIN (On a Rail)
BRKG15HDM-S-N
BRKG15HDM-S-N (Overhead View)
Spring Terminals
  • Available with DB15HD Male or Female connector
  • Quick connection spring cage terminal blocks for all pins, plus shield
  • Solder pad connection space / test points for all pins, plus shield
  • Supports addition of .1" pin headers
  • DIN rail mountable
See Also: More Breakout Boards,   DB15HD Breadboard Adapters,   DB15HD Cables


General Description

Make connections quickly and reliably with these screwless spring terminal breakout boards, which feature terminals made by Phoenix Contact. These breakout boards bring all 15 pins of a DB15HD connector (high density, 3 rows of pins) out to spring connection terminal blocks for quick, easy, secure connections. Each connector pin is also brought to solder pads which allow easy access for testing or the addition of soldered components. The solder pads are arranged on standard 0.1" spacing, supporting the addition of standard pitch components such as pin headers. 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.

These boards are available with either a male connector (BRKG15HDM) or a female connector (BRKG15HDF).

Spring Terminal Animation

This breakout board features push-in spring connection terminal blocks. These screwless spring clamp terminal blocks allow connections to be made very quickly and efficiently. The spring terminal connections are reliable and secure, but wires can be connected and disconnected in a fraction of the time required with standard screw terminal blocks. Simply depress the actuator button on top of the terminal block, insert or remove the wire, and release the button. Done! In addition, screwless spring connections can offer better results in environments where vibration could potentially loosen standard screw terminal block connections. If your application requires screw terminals rather than spring terminals, please consider the BRK15HD design or the other DB15HD design options listed here.

This break out board is perfect for production applications as well as experimentation and prototype work. It is well-suited for work with serial ports, data acquisition equipment, and any other device that uses a 15-pin high density DSUB connector. A breakout board is sometimes referred to as a "transition module", "terminal board", "terminal block", "breakout box", "breakout adapter", "terminator", or "interface module".

Product Documents

Part #DescriptionPDF DrawingDWG DrawingIGES ModelSTEP Model
BRKG15HDF-S-DINDB15HD Female Straight Connector, DIN MountPDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDF-S-NDB15HD Female Straight Connector, Mounting HolesPDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDM-S-DINDB15HD Male Straight Connector, DIN MountPDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDM-S-NDB15HD Male Straight Connector, Mounting HolesPDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDF-S-DIN

DB15HD Female Straight Connector, DIN Mount

PDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDF-S-N

DB15HD Female Straight Connector, Mounting Holes

PDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDM-S-DIN

DB15HD Male Straight Connector, DIN Mount

PDF DWG IGES CAD
BRKG15HDM-S-N

DB15HD Male Straight Connector, Mounting Holes

PDF DWG IGES CAD

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 -N have no mounting hardware included; they can be easily panel-mounted by using 1/4" nylon standoffs under the mounting holes, and #6 screws.

BRKG15HDF-S-DIN
DIN Rail Mount
BRKG15HDF-S-DIN
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Rail not included
BRKG15HDF-S-N
No Mounting Hardware
BRKG15HDF-S-N
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Product Details

  • DB15HD (High Density) connector
  • Quick connection spring cage terminal blocks for all pins, plus shield
  • Solder pad connection holes, one (1) per line
  • Supports addition of .1" pin headers
  • Spring terminals accommodate wire sizes from 16AWG to 24AWG
  • Approximate dimensions: 2.63" x 1.95"
  • DIN rail mountable

Pricing and Ordering

Product # Description 1+ 10+ 50+ RoHS Buy Now
DB15HD Female Straight Connector:
BRKG15HDF-S-DIN DB15HD Female Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block, DIN Rail Mount $17.00 $16.10 $15.50  Yes
BRKG15HDF-S-N DB15HD Female Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block $15.50 $14.60 $14.00  Yes
DB15HD Male Straight Connector:
BRKG15HDM-S-DIN DB15HD Male Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block, DIN Rail Mount $17.00 $16.10 $15.50  Yes
BRKG15HDM-S-N DB15HD Male Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block $15.50 $14.60 $14.00  Yes

DB15HD Female Straight Connector:
BRKG15HDF-S-DIN
RoHS   Yes
DB15HD Female Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block, DIN Rail Mount
QuantityPrice
1+$17.00
10+$16.10
50+$15.50
BRKG15HDF-S-N
RoHS   Yes
DB15HD Female Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block
QuantityPrice
1+$15.50
10+$14.60
50+$14.00
DB15HD Male Straight Connector:
BRKG15HDM-S-DIN
RoHS   Yes
DB15HD Male Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block, DIN Rail Mount
QuantityPrice
1+$17.00
10+$16.10
50+$15.50
BRKG15HDM-S-N
RoHS   Yes
DB15HD Male Breakout Board, Straight Connector, Screwless Push-In Spring Clamp Connection Terminal Block
QuantityPrice
1+$15.50
10+$14.60
50+$14.00

All of the above items are normally stocked. Please call us if you need to verify availability for a specific quantity, or for pricing at higher quantities. Please visit our ordering page for our ordering policies and a list of ordering methods.


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