Solutions | Slimline Bulb Pins

Working with the world's leading manufacturers of the lighting industry, we provide unmatchable electrical and thermal conductivity in the form of the Slimline Bulb Pin.

  • Customizable
  • High-quality
  • Economical

The Slimline Bulb Pin is a product unique to Bead Electronics. Request a free sample today or you can upload your design, a drawing or even a sketch and we will build you a custom pin.


View 3D CAD Catalog
Send Us Your Design
Request A Quote


  • Diameter: .020”-.312”
  • Length: .350”-2”
  • Collar Diameter: .031-.37

Base Metals

  • Brass Alloy 260
  • Phosphor Bronze Alloy 510
  • Copper Alloy 102 and 11
  • High Performance Copper Alloys 197 and 194
  • ASTM Type 304 Stainless Steel


  • Continuous
  • Loose/Bulk
  • Tape-N-Reel


  • Tin
  • Tin/Lead (Not RoHS Compliant)
  • Nickel
  • Gold
  • Palladium
  • Silver






Our custom pins are used in a wide range of applications.



Our unique engineering, manufacturing and processing capabilities allow us to provide higher performance and lower cost.

Learn more


Our mechanical pins are used in instrumentation panels, basic alignment, motors, and pumps, to name a few automotive uses.

Learn more


Our metal inserts for overmolding allow you to customize your interconnect to meet your specific needs.

Learn more

Control PCBs

High quality printed circuit boards can be used in automotive console systems, ABS, transmission sensors, and more.

Learn more

Why Choose Bead Electronics

Our unique swaging process allows us to deliver high-quality, custom, and economical solutions with prototypes in just under two weeks.

Other benefits of our swaging process include:

  • Consistent Quality
  • Low Tooling Cost
  • Short Lead time
  • High Production Rate
  • Scrap Free Process
  • Low Cost Parts
  • Overall Value

The competition:

Our Competitors' machined pins use more, expensive material. Single-point turning isn't nearly as fast and it generates chips that have to be handled, stored, and recycled. $25.10 / M

Contact Us