ISO small quantity of 3M 3418 40 pin pcb to ribbon male connectors

Marc Howard cramcram at
Wed Jan 4 12:33:06 CST 2017

I know I've bought these in the past 3 years at Excess Solutions (www.

They used to be close to where I work in Milpitas but now they're south of
downtown San Jose in a trucking warehouse
and not as easy to visit.


On Wed, Jan 4, 2017 at 10:09 AM, Jon Elson <elson at> wrote:

> On 01/04/2017 09:08 AM, Al Kossow wrote:
>> I need some of these for making Diablo disk drive cables. Mouser/Digikey,
>> etc. have a
>> minimum buy of 500 (at $9 ea).
>> Picture at
>> tor.jpg
>> Anyone see any at any surplus places? Online searches are pretty much
>> useless because
>> of the extremely common 40 pin male IDC plug, and my searches in the
>> valley have come
>> up empty.
>> Hmmm, Digi-Key used to make cables to order with this type of
> termination.  Surprised they don't have the parts anymore.
> Jon

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