Connectors 101

Connectors 101

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There are currently 6 names in this directory
JACK
A panel mounted coaxial connector receptacle. A connector to mate with a telephone plug.

JACKET
The material that is the external environmentally protective covering for a cable, used to protect all internal components.

JACKSCREW (Screwlock)
A screw attached to one half of a connector pair used to draw and hold both halves together. Sometimes also used also to separate the connector halves.

JACKSOCKET
The mating threaded device into that the jackscrew engages to hold two connector halves together.

JITTER
The difference between the earliest and latest times at which a signal crosses a specified reference voltage level.

JUMPER
An electrical connection between two points on a printed board added after the intended conductive pattern is formed.