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Press Fit



Press Fit | 3 April, 2005

Can anyone advise how to determine the right hole diameter for a Press Fit connector's lead based on the lead compliant section?

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Press Fit | 4 April, 2005

the pin manufacturer usually recommends the proper hole size. the hole diameter should be from .001" to .003" undersize depending on the design of the contact area on the pin.

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