(R) Contacts, Electrical Connector, General Specification For
|Publication Date:||1 January 2017|
This specification covers the general requirements for removable crimp, solderless wrap, and solder type electrical contacts for use in connectors and other electric and electronic components (see 6.1) with stranded conductor wire. The contacts shall be capable of operating within the temperature range as specified (see 3.1).
Part Number and BIN (Basic Identification Number) Code
Each contact shall be identified by a non-significant, but distinctive three digit number indicating the BIN code as specified on the applicable specification sheet (see 3.1 and Appendix A). The part number shall be as specified in the specification sheets (see 3.1).
Contacts shall be of the following classes as specified (see 3.1).
Class A - Maximum operating temperature +125 °C.
Class B - Maximum operating temperature +200 °C.
Contacts and bushings shall be of the types shown in Table 1 as specified (see 3.1).
Depletion of Stock
Depletion of stock manufactured to a revision letter prior to the revision letter specified in this basic specification and a specification sheet shall be specified herein and in the specification sheet.