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Part Numbers 1227 / 6227

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Features and Benefits
  • Designed for through-board applications where the wires must be connected on the side opposite the other components;
  • Reliable in demanding applications with shock, vibration, and elevated temperatures;
  • Eliminates the need for hand soldering wires to the board;
  • A surface mount version of a proven through-hole version;
  • Low profile;
  • Terminates a large range of wire gauges;
  • IDCs don’t float during reflow;
  • Designed for automation using the customer’s existing pick and place equipment and a special feeder, no time consuming hand placement or costly fixturing required, or they can be;
  • Automated using standard tape feeders.


CAD download for 1227
2D drawing (online view)
Application Drawing (print quality pdf) for 1227
Part Number 1227
1,300 parts available
but may not be available at time of order.
Part Number 6227
This part is currently out of stock. Check with customer service to find out when this part will be available.
Additional Resources
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Features and Benefits
Technology Overview
Read about the Torsion IDC.
View the IDC wire termination procedure for Part Number 1227.
View the Pneumatic wire insertion tool instructions.
Loose Part No. 1227
Reeled Part No. 6227
Material Thickness / Type 0.032" (0.81mm) C26000 Brass
Standard Finish 100% Matte Tin over Copper (0)
Current Rating 20 Amperes
Feeder System Surf-Shooter SMT ™ Continuous Strip Feeder
Wire Gauge Range #26-18 AWG
Wire insertion tool required. Consult factory.
U.S. Patent No. 5,695,348 and other international patents
Zierick recommends .006" (0.15mm) stencil thickness for most applications. For other stencil thicknesses, call Zierick's product development department.
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