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3.5mm Metal Stereo Line Socket

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  • 3.5mm metal stereo line socket

Product overview

A stereo 3.5mm line socket in a metal barrel with coiled spring cable relief sleeve.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from How to solder it It's not a problem to solder this but you need to solder very quickly. That means a hot iron and the right solder size so you can melt the solder in a parsec. I recommend a 40w iron and 0.8mm solder. If your solder is too thick or your iron not hot enough you will take too long on soldering and melt the insulator. One can always use a heat shunt too.
Date published: 2015-04-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very poor quality. Construction is poor, insulation material easily melts when terminals are soldered causing complete failure of connector. Dont waste your time.
Date published: 2014-11-18
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Purchased this today. Just wondering which pin is which, how do I identify the mm? 

Asked by: Tom86
It depends on the application it is used for. Wiring information can be found online to help with projects.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-07-12

Which terminal is tip and which is ring please? Is the copper coloured terminal tip and silver ring? Thanks.

Asked by: on8mil
The following document should prove helpful
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-12-09

Is it possible to obtain a short cable with 3.5 pin one end and 3.5 socket other end with a switch in between ?

Asked by: Seadhna
On this occasion Maplin do not stock a product that exactly meets your requirements.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-17
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