DIN Connectors

DIN Connectors are an electrical connector that is identified by its DIN standard. DIN was created by the German national standards organisation and stands for Deutsches Institut fur Normung. As there are different variations of DIN connectors available, there are also a variety of DIN standards for these connectors such as DIN 41524 which is used for digital and audio signals.




How to identify DIN connectors?




DIN Connectors are identified by its round shape that encompasses a circular pattern of pins within the connector. These connector types are offered in both male and female types.





Where are DIN connectors used?




DIN connectors are widely used for equipment such as MIDI instruments, Computer keyboards, as well as other specialised equipment.




Another type of DIN connector is a Mini Din. These are smaller in size except the pins are arranged horizontally. These are used for S-video connections, PS2 mouse and keyboards.



Types of DIN Connectors




There are several DIN type connectors available such as;




  • 5-pin DIN Connectors - These connectors have an arrangement of 5 pins circular pattern and are widely used for older computer keyboards.

  • S-Video connectors - These have 4 pins arranged in 2 rows and a keying block so that it cannot be inserted incorrectly.

  • PS/2 connectors - These connection types have 6 pins and a keying block. This connector has become an industry standard for connecting mice and keyboards although was first used on PS2 consoles.

  • 8-pin Mini Din - These connectors have 3 pins at the top and bottom and 2 in the middle. They are commonly used on portable video devices and projectors.

  • Environmentally sealed connectors - These DIN type connectors have been designed for cable to cable, cable to board and cable to device applications. They are primarily used in harsh environments.

...
Read more Read less

Filters

Viewing 1 - 15 of 15 products
Results per page
Description Price Number of Contacts Gender Mounting Type Connector Size Mating Type Termination Method Body Orientation Current Rating Voltage Rating IP Rating Shielded/Unshielded DIN Number Series Housing Material
RS Stock No. 707-3812
Mfr. Part No.21033216410
BrandHARTING
HK$219.75
Each
units
4 Female Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3670
Mfr. Part No.21021512305
BrandHARTING
HK$120.24
Each
units
3 Female Cable Mount M8 - Solder Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3825
Mfr. Part No.21033814410
BrandHARTING
HK$249.27
Each
units
4 Female PCB M12 - Solder Right Angle - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3664
Mfr. Part No.21011405091
BrandHARTING
HK$129.94
Each
units
4 Female Cable Mount - - - Right Angle - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3768
Mfr. Part No.21033712415
BrandHARTING
HK$187.30
Each
units
4 Female Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3689
Mfr. Part No.21021512405
BrandHARTING
HK$113.00
Each
units
4 Female Cable Mount - - - Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3733
Mfr. Part No.21032822405
BrandHARTING
HK$276.96
Each
units
4 Female Cable Mount - - - Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3752
Mfr. Part No.21033711400
BrandHARTING
HK$169.51
Each
units
4 Male Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3816
Mfr. Part No.21033216510
BrandHARTING
HK$274.41
Each
units
5 Female Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3673
Mfr. Part No.21021511305
BrandHARTING
HK$94.91
Each
units
3 Male Panel Mount M8, Standard Screw On Solder Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3819
Mfr. Part No.21033211510
BrandHARTING
HK$212.28
Each
units
5 Male Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3806
Mfr. Part No.21032122306
BrandHARTING
HK$195.96
Each
units
3 Female Cable Mount - - - Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3800
Mfr. Part No.21033211410
BrandHARTING
HK$198.88
Each
units
4 Male Panel Mount - - - Straight - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 707-3765
Mfr. Part No.21033812425
BrandHARTING
HK$371.94
Each
units
4 Female Cable Mount - - - Straight - - - - - HARAX -
RS Stock No. 707-3676
Mfr. Part No.21021511405
BrandHARTING
HK$95.56
Each
units
4 Male Cable Mount - - - Straight - - - - - HARAX -