SI Lite - Rugged 8 Gbps High-Speed Connectors

SI Lite - Rugged 8 Gbps High-Speed Connectors

Cost-effective board stacking solutions rated up to 8 Gbps to run high-speed signals in a variety of applications.


FAMILY OVERVIEW

Samtec offers many board stacker solutions rated up to 8 Gbps and compatible with several popular industry standards, including PCIe® 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0, JTAG, LVDS, and others. These products provide cost-effective solutions to run high-speed signals in a variety of applications.

With the industry’s largest variety of board-to-board interconnects, and the most design flexibility to solve almost every design challenge, Samtec makes it easy to find the right board stacking solution.

SI Lite Solutions

FEATURES

  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Compatible with popular industry standards including PCIe®, JTAG, LVDS, etc.
  • Cost-effective solutions
  • Tiger Eye™ rugged contact system
  • Flexible board stackers with choice of pitch, pin count, stack height, orientationand termination
  • Modified custom solutions available to meet certain specifications

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Products

FTSH

High Reliability Header Strips, 0.050" pitch

Features
  • Micro header with various post heights
  • Available in surface mount and through-hole tails
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • End shroud option available
  • Cost saving flash gold plating available
  • Vertical and horizontal row configurations
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
  • Hot Pluggable version available (HPT Series)
High Reliability Header Strips, 0.050" pitch

CLP

Low Profile Dual-Wipe Socket, 0.050" Pitch

Features
  • Dual vertical and horizontal row available
  • Low profile dual wipe Tiger Claw™ contact
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Top or bottom entry styles
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
Low Profile Dual-Wipe Socket, 0.050" Pitch

SFM

High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Socket Strips, .050" Pitch

Features
  • Application: Polarized single and double row multi-finger BeCu contact system to 100 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Special Features: Screw down and solder nail options available for most rugged requirements
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Socket Strips, .050" Pitch

TFM

High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Terminal Strips, .050" Pitch

Features
  • Shrouded body for blind mating
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle, horizontal
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Mating with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact sockets and cable assemblies
  • Multiple stack heights
  • Special Features: Screw down, weld tab and solder nail options available for most rugged requirements
  • Extended Life Product™ (E.L.P.™)
High-Reliability Tiger Eye™ Terminal Strips, .050" Pitch

SFC

.050" Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Reliable Socket Strip

Features
  • Uses low cost Tiger Eye™ lite contacts
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Available in surface mount and through-hole
  • Vertical row configuration
  • Available with tape and reel packaging
.050" Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Reliable Socket Strip

TFC

Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

Features
  • Application: Mating with high-reliability Tiger Eye™ contact sockets and cable assemblies
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Multiple stack heights
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Special Features: Lower cost plating option
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
Tiger Eye™ Cost-Effective Terminal Strip, 0.050" Pitch

FOLC

.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip

Features
  • Application: Polarized four row multi-finger Beryllium Copper contact system to 200 pins
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Special Features: Optional low insertion force contacts
  • Termination: Through-hole, mixed technology
.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Tiger Eye™ Socket Strip

MOLC

.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Terminal Strip

Features
  • Application: Mating with rugged Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Contact System: .018" (0.46 mm) diameter post
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Special Features: Locking clip option available for most rugged requirements
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount, mixed technology
.050" FOURRAY™ Quad Row Terminal Strip

S2M

High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Socket, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Polarized, double row system to 60 pins
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Socket, 2.00 mm Pitch

T2M

High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Contact System: 0.50 mm (.020") square post
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Mating with rugged Tiger Eye™ contact sockets
  • Special Features: Screw down and weld tab features available for the most rugged requirements
High Reliability Tiger Eye™ Discrete Wire Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

SFMC

.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Flexible Pin Count Socket Strip

Features
  • Pitch: .050" (1.27 mm)
  • Contact System: Tiger Eye™
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Polarized double row multi-finger Phosphor Bronze contact system to 100 pins
  • Special Features: Lower cost plating option
.050" Tiger Eye™ High-Reliability Flexible Pin Count Socket Strip

TSM

.100" Surface Mount Terminal Strip

Features
  • Application: Choice of standard post heights provide solutions to mate with any Samtec socket
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Pitch: .100" (2.54 mm)
  • Contact System: .025" (0.635 mm) square post
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Surface mount, mixed technology
  • Special Features: Designed specifically for surface mount applications with many options to facilitate processing
.100" Surface Mount Terminal Strip

SSM

Surface Mount PCB Socket Strips, 0.100" pitch

Features
  • Pitch: .100" (2.54 mm)
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • SET Qualified Product: visit samtec.com/SET for more information about Severe Environment Testing
  • Contact System: Tiger Claw™
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Surface mount
  • Application: Single and double row up to 80 pins
Surface Mount PCB Socket Strips, 0.100" pitch

SSW

Tiger Buy™ Socket Strip with PCB Tails, 0.100" Pitch

Features
  • Pitch: .100" (2.54 mm)
  • Application: Single, double and triple row up to 150 pins
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: Tiger Buy™
  • Orientation: Vertical, right-angle
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Special Features: Standard and low insertion force contacts with standard solder tails
Tiger Buy™ Socket Strip with PCB Tails, 0.100" Pitch

MMS

Classic Socket Strips, 2.00 mm (.0787") Pitch

Features
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: Tiger Claw™
  • Orientation: Vertical, horizontal
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Single and double row to 80 pins
Classic Socket Strips, 2.00 mm (.0787") Pitch

CLT

Low Profile Dual-Wipe Socket, 2.00mm Pitch

Features
  • Contact System: Tiger Claw™
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Termination: Through-hole, surface mount
  • Application: Double row to 100 pins
  • Special Features: Top and bottom entry pass-through options
Low Profile Dual-Wipe Socket, 2.00mm Pitch

TW-SM

Flexible Surface Mount Board Stacking Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Elevated board stacking applications
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: .020" (0.50 mm) square post
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Special Features: FleXYZ™ provides design flexibility in all three axes up to six rows wide and 300 pins
  • Termination: Surface mount
Flexible Surface Mount Board Stacking Header, 2.00 mm Pitch

TW-TH

Flexible Board Stacking Header, 2.00mm Pitch

Features
  • Application: Elevated board stacking applications
  • Pitch: 2.00 mm (.0787")
  • Up to 8 Gbps performance
  • Contact System: .020" (0.50 mm) square post
  • Orientation: Vertical
  • Special Features: FleXYZ™ provides design flexibility in all three axes up to six rows wide and 300 pins
  • Termination: Through-hole
Flexible Board Stacking Header, 2.00mm Pitch

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