Dual Gender Pin Headers for OpenSCAD

A handy parametric OpenSCAD library for creating male pin headers or female pin headers for your mockups. Note: Due to the use of "triangles" rather than "faces", this file requires OpenSCAD 2014.03 or newer.

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This is an OpenSCAD library that allows you to create male or female pin headers of varying specifications. To use:

include <..pin_headers.scad>;
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then go nuts with it

pin_header(); calls the module, your options are:

  • "height" - This sets the total length of the pin. Only really useful for male pin headers. Default is 12mm.

  • "upper" - This sets the length of the pin above the stopper for male pin headers, or sets the height of the plastic shroud for female pin headers. Default is 7mm.

  • "lower" - This sets the length of pin below the plastic shroud. This is only useful for female pin headers. Default 3mm.

  • "rows" - This sets the number of rows, i.e. how long the header is. Default is 3.

  • "cols" - This sets the number of columns, i.e. how wide the header is. Default is 2.

  • "male" - This sets whether you produce male or female pin headers. Using a value of 1, or omitting the variable at all, gives you a male header. Using any other value gives you a female header. Default is 1.

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Mini 563744 10100112692934589 336294072 nBeavertank published this design ago