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A range of USB 2.0 internal cables, extensions and adaptors.

Includes pin header to pin header cables, pin header extensions and pin header to standard USB plug and socket adaptor cables.



internal usb cable for 4/5 pin devices

Internal Motherboard or USB Card pin header to device cable


Cable for connecting a single 4/5 pin USB device or front panel port to a 4/5 pin USB pin header.

One 5 pin motherboard/USB PCI card pin header connector.

One 5 pin device/Front Panel port connector.

Suitable for all motherboards that use a standard 2.54mm pitch USB pin header.
Also comes with a 1 x 5 way female to male pin header adaptor. This allow conversion of one end of the cable into a 5 pin male (pin) termination.




internal USB cable

Motherboard USB header to 2 internal devices cable


Cable for connecting internal USB devices to the motherboard USB pin header.

Can also be used for connecting Front Panel USB ports.

2x5 way Motherboard USB pin header connector.

Two 1x5 way USB device/Front Panel port pin header connectors.

Connects two 4/5 pin devices or one 8/9/10 pin device.

Suitable for all motherboards that use a standard 2.54mm pitch USB pin header.
The two 1x5 way connectors can be fitted onto two separate 5 pin USB devices or placed on top of each other to fit onto an 8/9/10 pin header.
Also comes with two 1x 5 way female to male pin header adaptors. These allow conversion of one or both of the 5 pin connectors into male (pin) termination.





long internal USB cable

Extra long internal USB pin header cable


Can be used in large cases or any situation needing a long USB cable.

Can also be used for connecting usb devices or Front Panel USB ports.

2x5 way Motherboard USB pin header connectors at both ends.


Suitable for all motherboards and devices that use a standard 2.54mm pitch header.






usb pin header extension

Extension cable for USB pin header


Cable for extending the reach of an 8/9/10 pin USB header.

2x5 way female motherboard connector

2x5 way male extension connector.

Suitable for all motherboards that use a standard 2.54mm pitch USB pin header.
Note this cable comes with a 2x5 way 10 pin connector. Individual pins can be removed if the cable you are extending has 8/9 pins with the holes in the connector blocked. Once removed the pins cannont be replaced.





USB A to 5 pin header cable

USB A plug to internal 5 pin USB header cable


Cable for connecting a USB device with a 4/5 pin header to a standard USB A socket.

USB A plug at one end.

5 way device connectorat the other.

Useful for connecting USB devices when there is no motherboard pin header available.
Comes with a 1x5 way female to male pin header allowing the 5 way connector to be converted to male (pin) termination.
Two of these cables can be used to connect an 8/9/10 pin USB device or convert 2 USB A sockets into an 8/9/10 pin header.





extra long 3m USB A to 5 pin header cable

Extra Long (3M) USB A plug to 5 pin USB header cable


3M cable for connecting a USB device with a 4/5 pin header to a standard USB A socket.

USB A plug at one end.

5 way device connectorat the other.

This extra long version of the USB A to 5 pin header cable can be used in kiosk,desk PC, industrial and other applications where it is intended to connect a USB device with a pin header connection to a motherboard some disance away.
Two of these cables can be used to connect an 8/9/10 pin USB device or convert 2 USB A sockets into an 8/9/10 pin header.





USB Mini B to 5 pin header connector

Motherboard USB pin header to USB Mini B plug adaptor cable


Cable for connecting a device with a USB Mini B connector to a 4/5 pin USB pin header.

5 pin Mini B plug at one end.

5 way pin header connector at the other end.

Allows connection of any device with a USB mini B connector to a motherboard USB pin header.





USB PLUG B TO 5 PIN HEADER CABLE

Motherboard USB pin header to USB B plug adaptor cable


Cable for connecting a device with a USB B connector to a 4/5 pin USB pin header.

USB B plug at one end.

5 way pin header connector at the other end.

Allows connection of any device with a USB B connector to a motherboard USB pin header.






USB pin header to female socket cable

Motherboard USB pin header to USB A female socket adaptor cable


Cable for converting a 4/5 pin USB pin header to a Female USB A socket.

USB A socket at one end.

5 way pin header connector at the other end.

This cable can be used to connect devices with USB A plug connectors such as wifi dongles, memory sticks etc to an internal USB Pin header.





USB A to 10 pin header cable

USB A to 10 pin adaptor cable


Adaptor for converting two USB A sockets into an 8/9/10 pin header.

Two x USB A plugs at one end.

8/9/10 pin header connector at the other end.

These short adaptor cables can be used to convert two USB A sockets into a pin header style connector.
They are commonly used with a USB hub to create extra internal USB pin header ports.
Note the cables come with a 2x5 way pin header. Individual pins in the header can be removed if you require an 8/9 pin header.





Panel mount usb socket

Panel mount USB socket to 5 pin header cable


Cable for adding a panel mount USB socket to any system.

Panel mount USB A socket at one end.

5 way pin header connector at the other end.

These cables are typically used to add externally accessible USB A sockets to bespoke hardware or PC case mods.









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