Posts by Jon Worley

Integrated Backshell MIL-DTL-38999 Series III Connectors

D38999 Series III circular connectors are now available with an integral backshell from NYK Component Solutions. Benefits Built to conform with the MIL-DTL-38999 series III specification they are fully interminable and interchangeable with d38999 III products. These Conesys connectors offer the performance advantages of D38999 with the following benefits over a traditional connector/backshell pairing: quicker…

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On target for defence – Electronic Sourcing UK, Nov 2018

An enhanced quality system, high levels of stock and the ability to assemble product on demand help NYK Component Solutions target aerospace and defence requirements The article ‘On target for defence’ in the November 2018 edition of Electronics Sourcing UK magazine describes how NYK Component Solutions has focused on quality and industry approvals to build…

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When the going gets tough – Electronic Sourcing UK, Sept 2018

Best of British The ‘Best of British’ article in the September 2018 edition of Electronics Sourcing UK magazine describes NYK Component Solutions value add capability for d38999 and explains how the business is organised to supply approved interconnect product in short timeframe. Purchasers looking to specify approved product for demanding environments are often working to…

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Going around in circles – Electronic Sourcing UK, Aug 2018

NYK Component Solutions cuts through the complexity In the article ‘Going around in circles?’ featured in the August 2018 edition of Electronics Sourcing UK magazine NYKCS explains how to navigate the complex world of Circular Connectors. Electrical plugs and sockets with a circular housing and multiple contacts are used in a range of electro-mechanical scenarios.…

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Circular Connector Terminology Guide

Circular Connector Terminology This document provides definitions of common terms used in the Circular Connector industry and is intended as a guide for engineers and buyers. You can download this document as a handy pdf guide here. Accessories – Items such as cable clamps, backshells, gaskets or any other hardware that can be added to…

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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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Commercial variant now available – D38999 Series III

NYK Component Solutions are now supplying a commercial variant of Conesys D38999 III connectors that have an integral shrink boot adaptor with strap platform. This one-piece construction saves space, weight, cost and assembly time. The key features of this product are: One piece construction No need for separate backshell Fully compatible with MIL-DTL-D38999 Reduced space…

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Life of a connector order – Electronic Sourcing UK, February 2018

Value add distribution NYK Component Solutions is featured in the February 2018 edition of Electronic Sourcing UK magazine. In the article ‘Life of a connector order’ our process to assemble MIL-DTL-38999 Series III is explained. 3 to 5 days from order Most distributors stock finished parts, so if the MIL-DTL-38999 III connector you need is…

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MIL-DTL-38999 Series III Assembly

Assembly of MIL-DTL-38999 is, in some people’s minds a black art, with difficult component supply and long lead times to the customer. To address these common challenges NYKCS have invested time and resource into a new quality system, industry approvals and a fully approved Value Add Distribution assembly area, enabling NYKCS to build approved product…

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