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Maximum Contacts Per Second


Up to 4 Insertion Heads
on Automatic Changer


Changeover with Conversion Kit
in Less Than 10 Minutes


For Your Current and Future Tooling Needs
  • Board capacity up to 420 x 360mm [16.5" x 14.2”]
  • Up to four insertion heads on automatic changer
  • Tool conversion kit for changeover in less than 10 minutes (compatible with P100/P300/P360/P550)
  • Freely programmable insertion angle (rotation of up to +/- 90-degress has no influence on insertion rate)
  • Insertion rate up to five cycles/second (up to three contacts per stroke)
  • Single, double and triple pin insertion
  • Active lower anvil provides support to the PCB during insertion and offers special actions such as clinching (when applicable)
  • Flexible PCB and lower support tool equipped with pin presence check support for enhanced productivity
  • Corresponding anvil changer is available for wide variety of supporting geometries
  • Real-time force monitoring for 100% quality assurance (maximum force and force vs. distance monitoring)
  • Vision system for PCB alignment accuracy
  • Linear Motors for XY
  • Fully-automated, inline capable
  • SSIO capable (same side in/out) with reduced footprint
  • Up to two different contacts with twin feed tool
  • Touch screen provides simple programming and an intuitive operator interface
  • Able to process any manufacturer's reeled contacts (including Nano contacts)
  • Contact bending feature allows for the bending of contacts up to 90-degrees
  • PCB thickness tolerance compensation
  • Full traceability capabilities
  • Industry 4.0 ready with modularization options


  1. Pin Insertion Machines Overview (English)

Learn more about our Pin Insertion Machines, which are engineered to apply products from TE and other manufacturers to meet your diverse production requirements.


  • Printed circuit boards (PCBs)
  • Connectors and housings
  • Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBTs)
  • Flat flexible cable (FFC)
  • Flexible printed circuit (FPC)

Products Processed

  • Press-fit contacts
  • Solder contacts
  • Pins and tabs
  • Sockets
  • Spring contacts
  • Continuous wire
  • F-Post
  • Loose piece components on request


Please review product documents or contact us for the latest agency approval information.  


  • Maximum Unique Products  4

  • Maximum Contacts (seconds) 3

Reference Number

  • TE Internal Number CAT-P550

Related Materials

Datasheets & Catalog Pages

Instruction Sheets

Instruction Sheet (U.S.)