Technical Assistance

Mill-Max is North America’s largest supplier of screw machined pins, receptacles, terminals and sockets. Our 150,000 square foot plant houses all facilities including: engineering, tooling, primary and secondary machining, inner contact stamping, electroplating, injection molding, automatic assembly operations and strict process control, monitored by our experienced Quality Control inspectors.

Are you looking for ways of connecting two parallel conductive surfaces inside an electronic device or instrument? See how Mill-Max Spring Contacts can be used to accommodate uneven, non-parallel or blind mate connections.

Are you considering mechanically fastening pin terminals to a circuit board? Swage assembly is commonly used with solder terminals and printed circuit pins where one end of the terminal is flared out (riveted) securing it to the PCB.

Are you faced with limited space requirements and need to reduce the height of your board connector? Review how socket carriers will reduce your connector height through the elimination of the insulator.

Do you rework connector solder joints in thick circuit boards and would you like to eliminate connector soldering? Review how press-fit features can be utilized.

For more technical information on our products review our Engineering Notebooks. Visit our custom parts page for assistance in designing a custom product, or e-mail us with your specific question.

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Last Updated: 03/19/2019 03:28 PM