Addressing the demand for more compact and reliable portables, the company’s spring pin connectors, a.k.a., pogo pins, allegedly allow users to reduce the size and weight of their designs while improving performance. Reliability features include long working strokes, multiple contact points with narrow pin-pitched effect, stable contact pressure, and a simple mating connector. Other features include gold plating and compliance with lead-free requirements. YOKOWO AMERICA CORP., Arlington Heights, IL. (847) 228-0454.