Posts by dougie.mercer@nykcs.com

Military Connectors

Military Connectors The U.S. Department of Defense first developed the original specifications for a military grade Circular Connector in the 1930s. Designed to meet the demands of severe aeronautical and tactical applications these were known as Type “AN” (Army-Navy). They set the standard for the range of military connectors that followed. The AN5015 connector (known…

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Hyperboloid Contacts?

What are they and when should we use them? Many harsh environment interconnect problems can be addressed by employing the use of ruggedly constructed connectors. This is normally achieved by heavy duty coupling systems and bodies constructed and appropriately plated to withstand harsh environments.But sometimes, as is the case with extreme shock and vibration, the…

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Whats New

•New: M39029 Contacts. •New: AS85049 Backshells. •Updated: new product line brochures available to download from each product page. •Updated: our latest BSI Certificate of Registration available to download. •NYK move to a new Mailing List partner, if you’re not on our list please sign up.

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