Essentra Components Datasheets for PCB Card Guides and Retainers

Card guides are attached to backplane motherboards to allow the insertion or mounting of computer cards.
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Product Name Notes
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Adjustable -- ACGC-4800
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Adjustable -- ACGE-01
Adjustable Snap In Horizontal Card Guides are designed in three pieces; a channel (ACGC) and two end pieces (ACGE) that easily snap into mounting holes on the chassis The channel...
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount, Slide In, Dual Sided -- BMS-D-48 Horizonta mount for boards of any length or width Mount to any surface Mouting slots on both sides of guide for parallel mounting Can be cut to any length; sold...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Multi Panel -- MPCG-250
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Multi Panel -- MPCG-300
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Multi Panel -- MPCG-400
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Multi Panel -- MPCG-550
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Multi Panel -- MPCGCN-550
Multi Panel Snap In Horizontal Card Guides have tension wings to provide firm retention of the printed circuit board Funnel entry for easy board insertion Accepts PCB thicknesses from .032...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-250-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-300-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-350-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-400-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-450-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-500-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-550-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-600-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-700-3
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-800-3
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Narrow -- RN-850-3
Narrow width allows for higher density or optimum air flow Two tapered ends for quick and easy insertion of the PCB from both sides Holds .062" PCB 13 sizes with...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-250
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-300
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-350
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-400
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-450
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-451
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-500
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-550
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-600
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-700
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSFS-800
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-250
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-350
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-450
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-450-300
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-650
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-700
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-750
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered One End -- RSSD-800
One tapered end for quick and easy insertion of the PCB Holds a 1/16" PCB Avaialble in lengths from 2.5 to 8" Snaps into 2 holes with a a panel...
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount -- PCG-3-48
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount -- PCG-3A-48
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount -- PCG-4-48
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount -- PCG-4A-48
Horizontal Card Guides - Adhesive/No Mount, Slide In, One Sided -- BMS-SA-48
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-201-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-251-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-301-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-401-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-501-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, One Sided, Slide In -- RSSHG-601-165
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TCG1-2.500-23
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TCG1-3.300-23
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TCG1-3.925-23
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TCG1-6.675-23
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TRCG-2.500
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TRCG-3.300
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TRCG-3.925
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, with Tension -- TRCG-6.675
PCB card guides are used to mount circuit boards in tight spaces, such as a PCB rack. Horizontal card guides support the need for horizontal mounting of PCBs in your...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-250
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-450
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-450-102
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-450-130
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-600
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-600-102
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-600-130
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-800
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-800-102
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Deep Channel -- RDC-800-130
Slt depth of .200" allows for maximum PCB retention Good for high vibration and shock applications Accepts PCB thicknesses: 1/16", 3/32" and 1/8" PCB card guides are used to mount...
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Latched -- VMCGE-30M-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Latched -- VMCGLE-31M-01
Snap In Locking Vertical Card Guides have a locking tab to securely hold the board in place vertically. These tension guides mount into a square hole to prevent rotation and...
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking -- LCBG-1.5-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking -- LCBG-2-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking -- LCBG-3-01
Snap In Locking Vertical Card Guides hold PCB boards of any width vertically in place. These tension guides have a double channel to permit side-by-side mounting and are equipped with...
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Release Tab -- LCBG-1.5T-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Release Tab -- LCBG-1T-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Release Tab -- LCBG-2T-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Locking, Release Tab -- LCBG-3T-01
Snap In Locking Vertical Card Guides with Release Tab hold PCB boards of any width vertically in place. These tension guides have a locking tab to hold the board securely...
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Non-Locking -- CBG-1-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Non-Locking -- CBG-2-01
Vertical Card Guides - Snap In, Non-Locking -- CBG-3-01
Snap In Non-Locking Vertical Card Guides hold PCB boards of any width vertically in place. These tension guides have a double channel to permit side-by-side mounting and the design allows...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-25
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-30
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-35
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-40
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-50
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends, Grips -- RCGH-60
Two tapered ends for quick and easy insertion of the PCB from both sides Side grips hold PCB in place Hollow pin design eases insertion of the guide Holds .062"...
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RCG-1
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RCG-2
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RCG-3
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RCG-4
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-250
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-300
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-350
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-400
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-450
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-500
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-550
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-600
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-650
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-700
Horizontal Card Guides - Snap In, Tapered Both Ends -- RSDC-800
Two tapered ends for quick and easy insertion of the PCB from both sides Support boards horizontally in tight spaces like a PCB rack Holds a .062" thick PCB Lengths...
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-100-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-135-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-160-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-320-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-330-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-360-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-50-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-65-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-70-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Metal Pin -- VMCG-90-MPBK-K
Vertical Card Guides have a secure, locking Threaded Metal Pin to hold PCB boards in place and are easily engaged and disengaged with a finger press. These tension guides support...
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN105-440-L
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN105-M3-L-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN120-440-L
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN120-M3-L-K
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN65-440-L
Vertical Card Guides - Threaded, Plastic Pin -- VMCGN65-M3-L-K
Vertical Card Guides have a secure, locking Threaded Plastic Pin to hold PCB boards in place and are easily engaged and disengaged with a finger press. These tension guides support...