[reprap-dev] New Electronics Design

Erik Lane eriklane at gmail.com
Tue Jun 14 19:07:25 PDT 2011


Yes, when I look at datasheets for 0.1" pin headers, I see a max current of
3A on each one. I don't think I would even trust it to be that high, it just
seems like too much for a little pin like that. Maybe if everything was just
perfect, but I don't like the idea of going that high.

Erik

On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 7:06 PM, Vik Olliver <vik at catalyst.net.nz> wrote:

> On 15/06/11 13:46, Logan Bowers wrote:
> > * I'm using 0.1" pin headers for power; is that really too much current
> > for the connector (~6A)?
>
> I'd go for screw terminals.
>
> Vik :v)
>
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