Re: AV connector mechanical

Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:02:50 +0200
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> On 2016-06-28, at 21:58, Mike Stein <> wrote:
>>> C64 uses an 8-pin/262deg DIN connector for AV - does anyone know the exact mechanical placements of the last two pins, which are out of the 7mm circle's bounds?
>> ... as well as the central pin, which seems to lay also in a different place when compared to the 270 degrees variant..
>> On 2016-06-28, at 19:20, Mike Stein <> wrote:
>> 8b (vs. 8a) on p.6:
> TNX it is better than what I found. The best one I found was the Amphenol's PDF but it didn't include the measurements of the 262 variant. This one includes and is a step forward (I can see that the central pin is actually 0.9mm off-center as opposed to 0.7) but the outer circle diameter is still a mystery.
> -- 
> SD!
> ... And the offset is 41 degrees instead of 45... ;-)

That I deducted myself: (262 - 180) / 2

> Why not just measure it?

If everything else fails.

> And why do you need it in the first place? Going to make your own?

Both plugs and sockets are still obtainable so no. But I want to make a kind of a breakout box and I'd very much prefer the dimensions to be accurately as defined (somewhere).


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