40 Pin Male Header
A 40 pin male header is a form of electrical connector, often associated with a ribbon cable connector. It consists of one or more rows of pins typically spaced 0.1 inches (2.54 mm) apart, but sometimes 2 millimeters (0.079 in) or 0.05 inches (1.27 mm) is used as well. In addition to being used to connect to a ribbon cable connector, pin headers often also function as recipients for jumpers. The most common jumper spacing is 0.1 inches (2.54 mm) spacing, though 2 millimeters (0.079 in) is sometimes used in smaller products
Features of 40 Pin Male Header:
- Pin Style: Square.
- Number of Pins: 40.
- Pin Spacing: 0.1″ (2.54 mm).
- Pin Length: 11.5 mm.
Applications of 40 Pin Male Header:
- Used in the DIY kit.
- Used in designing projects to interface I/O peripherals.