This article describes the connector plating used by J&B Electronics, the row of copper pins and the row of female contacts are manufactured from high quality copper alloys, a cost-effective, easy-to-manufacture material with good electrical properties. Metal plating is added to the core pins or contacts to allow or improve:

All lead 1 pins and contacts are plated with a layer of nickel to:

Surface plating is available in full gold or ROHS compliant tin:

Currently, J&B offers the following types of plating: