Stamped and Formed, Dual Wipe Style 3M's 4800 Series DIP sockets make prototyping or changing out an IC quicker than ever. They offer a variety of lead counts and 0.3" or 0.6" spacing options to make design easier.
History: The Dual Inline Package, or DIP, has been around since 1964, when the R&D department at Fairchild Semiconductor saw the demand for more signal and more power supply leads. Years later, the DIP IC is seeing its renaissance with hobbyists and makers due to its ease of use and ability to speed up the prototyping stages.
Dual Leaf, High Compression Contact Provides Reliable Termination
Automatic Insertion Option Is Compatible with Most Insertion Equipment