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Deutsch Connector Technical Specs

  • Material Specifications
    • Housings: (Plug & Receptacle) - Thermoplastic
    • Seals: Silicone Rubber
    • Secondary Locks: Thermoplastic
    • Contacts: Copper Alloy, Nickel Plated, Gold optional
  • General Specifications
    • Dielectric Withstanding Voltage: (Test Voltage): Sea Level 1500 VAC (rms)
    • Current Rating (Maximum): No 16 Pin or Socket 13 amps
    • Silicone Insert: Front and rear silicone inserts are devoid of all organic matter.
    • ARC Resistance: All dielectric materials withstand a minimum of 130 seconds per ASTM D-495
    • Physical Shock: No unlocking, unmating or other unsatisfactory result after 50g's in each of three mutually perpendicular planes.
    • Dielectric Strength: 1500 volts minimum.
    • Submersion: Properly wired and mated connection will withstand immersion under three feet of water without loss of electronic qualities or leakage.
    • Vibration: Maintains continuity and exhibits no mechanical or physical damage after vibration of 20 g's at 10-2000 Hz.
    • Temperature: Operative at temperatures from - 55°C to +125°C (-67°F to +257°F ) at rated current.
    • Contact Retention: Contacts withstand a minimum load of 25 lbs. for size 16.
    • Thermal Shock: No cracking, chipping or leaking after 5 test cycles from -55°C to +125°C
    • Insulation Resistance: 1000 megohms minimum at 25°C
    • Usable Wire Size: No. 16 contacts receive conductors 12-20 AWG. Rear insert will seal on smooth insulation from .088" to .145" O.D. Reduced diameter seals optional.
    • Durability: No electrical or mechanical defects after 100 cycles of engagement and disengagement.
    • Contact Millivolt Drop: No. 16 contacts - 100 millivolt drop (Less drop through wire.) using 16 AWG wire. Test current 13 amps.