1 September 2011
Support Equipment Required
accomplished by use of tapered corners and will mate
with existing field equipment.
7. PART NUMBER. The following paragraphs
HT-900B .......................... Heating Tool, Compressed
contain information necessary for proper selection
and procurement of connector (Figure 1, Tables 1 and
As all NAVAIR connector and accessory
documents are transitioned to non-
government standards, (the Society of
Automotive Engineers (SAE), will become
MIL-I-23053 (or equivalent) ...... Insulating, Sleeving,
the preparing activity and the Navy will
adopt the documents), the drawing number
TT-I-735 ........................................ Alcohol, Isopropyl
prefix will change from MS to AS. The main
MIL-F-14256 (or equivalent) .................. Flux, Liquid
part number designation remains the same,
Sn60WRMAP3 (or equivalent) ........................ Solder
with the "M" prefix, such as M81511/17-08.
At times the entire item may be superseded
by another. There are many cases where
documents have been cancelled without
2. This Work Package (WP) covers connectors
replacements, each case was reviewed and
manufactured in accordance with MIL-DTL-21617.
some information has been retained in this
Repair procedures as well as ordering information is
volume "for reference use only".
8. Military Prefix. The military prefix denotes
3. DESCRIPTION. These connectors are non-
environmental rectangular rack and panel mounted.
9. Shell Style. The shell style is identified by a
They feature non-removable solder contacts in eight
letter denoting a plug or receptacle shell.
10. Contact Type. The contact type is identified by a
letter denoting: socket or pin contacts.
11. Insert Configuration. The insert configuration is
This document includes cadmium as a
an alpha-numeric designation denoting the number of
plating material. The use of cadmium has
contacts, contact size, and contact mix.
been restricted and/or banned for use in
many countries due to environmental and
12. DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION. Connectors
health concerns. Consult applicable health
and accessories are designed and constructed to
an environmental regulations regarding its
withstand normal handling incidental to installation
use, handling and disposition.
13. INSERTS. The resilient material used has
5. CONNECTOR SHELLS. The connector shells
electrical and mechanical characteristics suitable for
are designed to positively retain the insert and so
the purpose intended. The impact strength shall be
constructed that the insert cannot be removed. The
such that material shall not chip, crack, or break
shells are die castings aluminum and are cadmium
during assembly or normal maintenance.