Archive for July 2018

Circular Connector Terminology Guide

Circular Connectors Circular Connector panel mount plug and free socket Circular Connectors are electrical plugs and receptacles, with multiple contacts housed within a circular body. The connector housing or body can be manufactured from materials such as Aluminium, Stainless Steel, Nickel Aluminium Bronze and Composite. Why are Circular Connectors used? They are often selected by…

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Hermetic circular connectors for severe environments

Hermetic connectors from AMETEK NYK Component Solutions (NYKCS) are the exclusive European Franchise Distributor of AMETEK Interconnect Technologies extensive range of hermetic Circular Connectors and are approved to supply: MIL-DTL-38999; MIL-DTL-83723 Series III; MIL-DTL-26482 Series I and II; MIL-DTL-26500; EN299Y + YE; Hermetic connectors provide an airtight seal and maintain a very high degree of…

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Circular Connector Backshell FAQ Part 2

In this second FAQ article in our series, we look at some of the often overlooked questions arising when selecting and using Circular Connector backshells. If you need further guidance or information please do not hesitate to contact us. What is the recommended torque for connector accessories onto connector threads? The correct torque depends on…

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