Backplane Connectors

Backplane connectors are electrical parts used to connect several printed circuit boards (PCBs) together within a computer system. Each pin on every backplane connector is linked to the same relative pin of all the other connectors to form a computer bus transceiver. Backplane connectors provide stable electrical connections between the components and the printed circuit boards.

What are backplane connectors used for?

Backplane connectors are used in PCBs for computerised devices. Wire-wrapped connectors are typically used in minicomputers and high-reliability applications in the manufacturing industry. Backplane connectors function as safety parts in heavier components like video cards and peripheral devices to ensure these do not damage the PCB or become disconnected.

Types of backplane connectors

There are three types of backplane connector:

  • Butterfly backplane connectors are used in boards with switchless designs, to lower data latency and overall system cost.
  • Active backplane connectors are standard in boards that contain a bus control and motherboard circuitry but no complex processor components.
  • Passive backplane connectors are universal in boards with buses and drivers that need to transmit data and interface with the operating system.

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RS Stock No. 366-7634
Mfr. Part No.17250952102
BrandHARTING
SGD14.52
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Hard Metric Type B Female 95 19 5 Right Angle - 2mm - Through Hole Gold over Nickel - - Press-In
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Mfr. Part No.6469028-1
SGD14.269
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High Speed Hard Metric Female 40 - 4 Right Angle PET 2.5mm Copper Nickel Silicon Alloy Through Hole Gold 7A 250 V ac Press Fit
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SGD32.994
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4 Pair, High Speed Hard Metric Male 80 10 4 Right Angle PET 2.5mm Copper Nickel Silicon Alloy - Tin over Nickel - - Solder
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Mfr. Part No.5-292177-1
SGD2.92
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- - 14 - 2 Straight - 2mm Copper Alloy Panel Mount Gold 1A 125 V ac/dc Solder
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Mfr. Part No.17250952102
BrandHARTING
SGD14.52
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Hard Metric Type B Female 95 19 5 Right Angle - 2mm - Through Hole Gold over Nickel - - Press-In
RS Stock No. 821-6095
Mfr. Part No.74061-1004
BrandMolex
SGD26.38
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- - 80 - 8 Straight - 2mm Copper Alloy Through Hole - 3A 120 V ac/dc Solder
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Mfr. Part No.10034814-001LF
SGD5.641
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- Female 22 - 1 Right Angle Thermoplastic 1.27mm Copper Alloy - Gold over Nickel 1.5A 500 V ac Solder
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Mfr. Part No.5106015-1
SGD27.462
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Hard Metric Type A Male 110 22 5 Right Angle PET 2mm Phosphor Bronze Through Hole Gold over Nickel - - Solder
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Mfr. Part No.1410190-3
SGD183.56
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VITA 46 Centre Male 112 16 7 Right Angle Liquid Crystal Polymer 1.8mm Phosphor Bronze - Gold over Nickel - - Press-In
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Mfr. Part No.5100161-1
SGD7.75
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Hard Metric Type C Female 55 11 5 Right Angle PBT 2mm Phosphor Bronze Through Hole Gold over Nickel 15A 500 V ac Press Fit
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Mfr. Part No.5120677-1
SGD9.856
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High Speed Male 30 5 6 Straight Polyester 2.5mm Phosphor Bronze - Tin 1.15A 250 V ac Solder
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Mfr. Part No.1410190-3
SGD172.763
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VITA 46 Centre Male 112 16 7 Right Angle Liquid Crystal Polymer 1.8mm Phosphor Bronze - Gold over Nickel - - Press-In
RS Stock No. 170-6906
Mfr. Part No.973046
BrandERNI
SGD43.704
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High Speed Female 60 10 4 Right Angle Liquid Crystal Polymer 1.5 (Horizontal) mm, 2.5 (Vertical) mm Copper Alloy - Gold over Nickel, Palladium Nickel 900mA - Press Fit
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Mfr. Part No.1375800-4
SGD28.15
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PC/104 Female 120 - 4 Straight Nylon 2mm Phosphor Bronze - Gold over Nickel 3A - Screw
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Mfr. Part No.6469002-1
SGD18.26
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4 Pair, High Speed Hard Metric Male 80 10 8 Straight PET 2.5mm Phosphor Bronze Through Hole Gold over Nickel - - Press-In
RS Stock No. 793-6928
Mfr. Part No.6469048-1
SGD35.67
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4 Pair, High Speed Hard Metric Male 80 10 4 Right Angle PET 2.5mm Copper Nickel Silicon Alloy - Tin over Nickel - - Solder
RS Stock No. 864-3425
Mfr. Part No.352033-1
SGD11.613
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- - 133 - 7 Straight - 2mm Phosphor Bronze Through Hole Gold - - Press Fit
RS Stock No. 917-5184
Mfr. Part No.973046
BrandERNI
SGD32.27
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High Speed Female 60 10 4 Right Angle Liquid Crystal Polymer 1.5 (Horizontal) mm, 2.5 (Vertical) mm Copper Alloy - Gold over Nickel, Palladium Nickel 900mA - Press Fit
RS Stock No. 864-3832
Mfr. Part No.6469028-1
SGD15.959
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- - 40 - 2 Right Angle - 2.5mm Copper Nickel Silicon Alloy Through Hole Gold - - Press Fit
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SGD12.01
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Hard Metric Type B Male 154 22 7 Straight PET 2mm Phosphor Bronze Through Hole Gold over Nickel 1.5A 500 V ac Press-In
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