MIL-DTL-5015 Connectors

Mil 5015 Connectors

5015 connectors are a family of heavy-duty circular connectors designed for use in demanding and rugged applications in both the military and industrial sectors. They are primarily selected for their ease of engagement and disengagement, with an ability to house different types of contacts. NYKCS also supplies the reverse bayonet style VG95234 used in military applications and extensively in the rail and mass transit markets.

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Style Variants

Series I - Solder contacts

MIL-DTL-5015-Series-I-Solder-Product-Sheet
MIL-DTL-5015 Series I Solder Product Sheet

Series II - Front removable crimp contacts

MIL-DTL-5015-Series-II-CFR-Product-Sheet
MIL-DTL-5015 Series II Crimp Front Release Product Sheet

Series III - Rear removable crimp contacts

MIL-DTL-5015-Series-III-CRR-Product-Sheet
MIL-DTL-5015 Series III Crimp Rear Release Product Sheet

Product Options

Couplings:

  • Threaded
  • Reverse Bayonet

Contacts:

  • Solder
  • Crimp
  • Printed Circuit Board
  • Thermocouple Contact
  • Arrangements as defined in MIL-DTL-5015

Body Platings:

  • Cadmium Olive Drab
  • Zinc-Cobalt
  • Electro-less Nickel

Mounting variants:

  • Panel
  • Box
  • Jam Nut
  • Stand-offs

Did you know?

5015 connectors are one of the earliest military specified connectors and the commercial versions are now widely used where ruggedness and long life is required.

How to order a MIL-DTL-5015 connector

  1. The connector is available in three series. Select the right part ordering system and tables below:
  2. How and where will this connector be used? Select your Shell Style.
  3. What environment will this connector be used in? Select your Service Class.
  4. What is your electrical requirement? Define your Shell Size. This will be dictated by your circuit demands so therefore your Contact Arrangement.
  5. Which half of your circuit is active? This will define your Contact Style, i.e. whether your connector should have Pins or Sockets.
  6. Do you need to prevent mis-mating with similar neighbour connectors? Define if your connector needs a Polarising Position.

The tables below will assist you to construct an official MIL spec part number for a MIL-DTL-5015 connector. Many of the connector OEM’s have their own proprietary part numbers which we can cross reference to from the Mil part numbers.

NYKCS are distributors for the industry leading connector OEM’s and we can provide unbiased advice for you to meet your technical and logistical requirements.

Don’t Forget ! …. please contact the product specialists and account managers at NYK should you require any advice. We are here to help.

Part Number Breakdown Tables

MIL-DTL-5015 Series I SOLDER contacts

Example Part Number: MIL-DTL-5015 Series I SOLDER contacts

MS3100A18-3PW

Range MS 3100 A 18- 3 P W
Shell Style 3100 Wall Mount Receptacle
3101 In-Line Receptacle
3102 Box Mount Receptacle
3103 Wall Mount Receptacle, Potting Seal
3106 Straight Plug
3108 90 Degree Plug
3142 Hermetic Box Mount Receptacle
3143 Hermetic Solder Mount Receptacle
Service Class & Shell Material A Solid Shell For Non Enviromental, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
B Split Shell Non Enviromental, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
C Solid Shell For Pressurised Application, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
E Enviromental Resisting, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
F Enviromental Resisting With Strain Relief, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
H Hermetic, Steel, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
K Firewall, Steel, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
R Enviromental Resisting grommet Seal, Aluminium Alloy, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spay, + 125°C
Shell Size 08, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40
Insert Arrangement See Insert Configuration page
Contact P Pin
S Socket
Polarization N Normal , Not Included In Part Number
W,Y,Z Alternative Keying Included In Part Number

MIL-DTL-5015 Series II CRIMP FRONT RELEASE contacts

Example Part Number: MIL-DTL-5015 Series II CRIMP FRONT RELEASE contacts

MS3400DJ12-5PW

Range MS 3400 DJ 12- 5 P W
Shell Style 3400 Wall Mount Receptacle
3401 In-Line Receptacle
3402 Box Mount Receptacle
3404 Jam Nut Receptacle
3406 Straight Plug
3408 90 Degree Plug
3409 45 Degree Plug
Service Class & Shell Material D Wrought Aluminium, Cadmium Olive Drab, 500hrs Salt Spray, High Shock, -55 to +175°C
DJ Wrought Aluminium, Cadmium Olive Drab, 500hrs Salt Spray, High Shock, -55 to +175°C, Environmental
DJS Stainless Steel, Cadmium Black, 500hrs Salt Spray, High Shock, -55 to +175°C, Environmental
DS Stainless Steel, Cadmium Black, 500hrs Salt Spray, High Shock, -55 to +175°C
K Carbon steel, Electroless Nickel, Firewall, -55 to +175°C
KS Stainless Steel, Passivated, Firewall, -55 to +175°C
KT Carbon Steel, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spray, Firewall, -55 to +175°C
L Aluminium, Electroless Nickel, High Temperature, -55 to +200°C
LS Stainless Steel, Passivated, High Tepreature, -55 to +200°C
W Aluminium, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spray, -55 to +175°C, General Purpose
Shell Size 08, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40
Insert Arrangement See Insert Configuration page
Contact P Pin
S Socket
Polarization N Normal , Not Included In Part Number
W,Y,Z Alternative Keying Included In Part Number

MIL-DTL-5015 Series III CRIMP REAR RELEASE contacts

Example Part Number: MIL-DTL-5015 Series II CRIMP FRONT RELEASE contacts

MS3450KT16-2PW

Range MS 3450 KT 16- 2 P W
Shell Style 3450 Wall Mount Receptacle
3451 In-Line Receptacle
3452 Box Mount Receptacle
3454 Jam Nut Receptacle
3456 Straight Plug
3459 Straight Plug, Self Locking
Service Class & Shell Material KS Stainless Steel, Passivated, Firewall (Not available on 3451, 3452 & 3454), -55 to +175°C
KT Carbon Steel, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spray, Firewall (Not available on 3451, 3452 & 3454), -55 to +175°C
L Aluminium, Electroless Nickel, High Temperature, -55 to +200°C
LS Stainless Steel, Passivated, High Temperature, -55 to +200°C
W Aluminium, Cadmium Olive Drab, 96hrs Salt Spray, -55 to +175°C, General Purpose
Shell Size 08, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40
Insert Arrangement See Insert Configuration page
Contact P Pin
S Socket
A Less Pins
B Less Sockets
Polarization N Normal , Not Included In Part Number
W,Y,Z Alternative Keying Included In Part Number