Click on the links below to see definitions and illustrations of terminology commonly used to describe connector configurations.
Series: Defines the mating interface of a connector and its performance.
Size comparison: For all standard series.
Mating action: How specific connector series connect and disconnect.
Mating ends: Defines plug versus jack.
Contact captivation
Cable connector styles: Body configurations and mounting types.
Cable attachment options: For flexible and semi-rigid cable.
Receptacle configurations
Receptacle contact types
Adapter configurations
Dust caps: Including chain options.

Resistive terminations

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