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Press Release 22 October 2021

Colour-Coded Color-Coded 3.5 mm Jack Sockets - for ease of identification.

Industry-standard jack sockets for audio, musical instruments, communications, data and instrumentation.

From CLIFF Electronics.



CLIFF Electronics, leaders in the design, development and manufacture of connectivity solutions, offer a wide range of two-pole, mono, 3.5 mm, female, jack sockets in a number of colour color choices for ease of identification on control panels.


CLIFF colour-coded 3.5 mm jack sockets


Cliff 3.5 mm, mono, jack sockets have spring terminals which provide simple, fast and reliable connections. Designed for a wide range of applications in the music industry such as amplifiers, sound systems and instruments like electric guitars and keyboards. These can also be found in domestic hi-fi for connecting headphones, headsets and loudspeakers. Industrial applications include telecom, communications systems and nurse call systems as well as instrumentation.


Available in black, grey, gray, green, blue, opal, red, white or yellow, they also feature a plug-actuated on / off switch. The 3.5 mm jack sockets may be PCB or panel mounted with the option of using a recess plate for rugged or portable equipment.


Dan Walker, General Sales Manager of CLIFF Electronics, comments, “3.5 mm, mono, jack sockets have a large number of applications in a very wide number of markets. Colour Color coding provides a simple and fast means for system installers and end users to make the correct connection without difficulty.”.


Cliff have been supplying jack sockets to major global manufacturers for over 40 years.


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All versions of Cliff jack sockets are in full production and available direct or via major worldwide distributors.



We continuously develop and improve our products.


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About CLIFF Electronics.

CLIFF Electronic Components Limited was founded in 1977 to supply the music industry with connectors. Cliff has subsequently greatly expanded its’ products and services to become a high quality supplier to most professional and industrial markets. As both a manufacturer and a distributor, the expansion of its’ product range has established Cliff as a prime source for components. As a UK manufacturer, CLIFF is able to respond quickly to customer’s needs for both standard products and custom designs.


CLIFF manufactures audio, optical and power connectors and accessories, general industrial connectors, foot pedals, lighting connectors, terminal posts, connection blocks, motors and assembly aids. It can also provide a wide range of leads including audio, instrument and power.


CLIFF has extensive expertise in moulding molding and metalwork. It can provide a design, engineering and manufacturing service for the production of customised customized components and assemblies. Plastics expertise includes injection-moulding, injection-molding, blow-moulding, blow-molding, extrusion, sonic-welding and printing. Metalwork includes stamping, machining, aluminium aluminum extrusion, finishing and printing.


CLIFF has the facility to enable assembly, inspection and testing. CLIFF’s UK and Far Eastern production plants are certified to ISO 9001 and employ design, engineering, technical, marketing and sales personnel. Quality has always been of prime importance and the majority of CLIFF products are covered by approvals from organisations organizations such as UL and VDE.


For more information, please contact us.


CLIFF Electronics logo with PCB background

Cliff Electronic Components Ltd.
76 Holmethorpe Avenue,
Holmethorpe Industrial Estate,

Cliff Electronic Components Ltd.
10580 N McCarran Blvd,
Suite 115-587,
NV 89503


Telephone: +44 (0)1737 771375 +1 707 746 8090

Fax: +44 (0)1737 766012 +1 707 746 8092




PR096  22 October 2021 |