socket mount


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socket mount

A circuit board packaging technique in which a chip or component plugs into a socket. Socket mount devices can be removed and replaced by the user, although the flexible pins on some types of chips make them difficult to insert. Contrast with surface mount and thru-hole.
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My husband ran an electrical cord through the drain hole and wired it to a porcelain light socket mounted on wood.
It can also be connected to a Center Drive System socket mounted on the rear of the chair to allow an attendant to operate the wheelchair.
Among the most common public charging points are 'Elektrobays', shoulder-high posts with a plug socket mounted near the top.