Connectors stand up to harsh environments
Now available in Europe through TTI is the recently extended VAD (Value Added Assembly and Connector Solutions) range of PT/451 series connectors from Amphenol Socapex with Black Zinc Nickel Plating. They are designed for use in harsh environments, e.g. military ground vehicles, marine equipment, oil & gas, as well as industrial outdoor applications.
The PT/451 MIL-DTL-26482 Series I Black Zinc Nickel connectors can be exposed to salt spray for 200 hours and offer great protection from dust and fluids.
The circular connector range with bayonet locking benefits from several possible contact arrangements, nine shell sizes from 8 up to 24, EMI/RFI protection, and up to 500 mating cycles.
The devices are available with four codings, contact sizes 20 and 16 and have been designed for an operating temperature range from -55°C up to +125°C.