Glenair MIL-DTL-83513, Hardware and Custom Micro-D Connectors

MIL-DTL-83513 allows the use of low-cost stamped contacts; however, the Glenair Micro-D connector features the high performance TwistPin contact system. Glenair M83513 connectors are 100% Made in USA. Glenair's industry-leading Micro-D capacity and capabilities offer quick worldwide access to the full range of QPL items. In addition to the general specification, MIL-DTL-83513 contains a total of 33 Detail Specification Sheets, nicknamed "slash sheets" because a forward slash is used in the numbering system.

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MIL-DTL-83513 contact arrangement chart
Connector Shell, Metal

Aluminum alloy 6061 in accordance with SAE-AMS-QQ-A-250/11

Plating Code C: Cadmium with yellow chromate conversion coating in accordance with SAE-AMS-QQ-P-416, Type II, Class 3

Plating Code N: Electroless nickel in accordance with SAE-AMS-26074, Class 3

Plating Code P: Stainless steel, 300 series, passivated in accordance with SAE-AMS-QQ-P-35

Plating Code A: Pure electrodeposited aluminum in accordance with MIL-DTL-83488, type II

Plating Code K: Zinc nickel in accordance with ASTM B841 over a suitable underplate

Plating Code T: Nickel fluorocarbon polymer, high phosphate nickel with flourocarbon polymer additive over a suitable underplate

Connector Shell, Plastic

Liquid crystal polymer, 30% glass-filled or ployphenyl sulfide, 40% flass -filled, in accordance with MIL-M-24519

Insulator

Liquid crystal polymer, 30% glass-filled or ployphenyl sulfide, 40% flass -filled, in accordance with MIL-M-24519

Terminal Bock, PCB

Liquid crystal polymer, 30% glass-filled or ployphenyl sulfide, 40% flass -filled, in accordance with MIL-M-24519

Interfacial Seal

Fluorosilicone rubber in accordance with A-A-59588

Pin Contact (TwistPin)

Beryllium copper, gold plated in accordance with ASTM B 488 Type II Class 1.27 (50 Microinches minimum) Code C, over nickel underplate in accordance with SAE-AMS-QQ-N-290, Class 2 (30 microinches minimum)

Socket Contact

Phos bronze in accordance with ASTM 139 gold plated in accordance with ASTM B 488 Type II Class 1.27 (50 Microinches minimum) Code C, over nickel underplate in accordance with SAE-AMS-QQ-N-290, Class 2 (30 microinches minimum)

Encapsulant (Potting)

Epoxy resin, hysol EE4215/HD3561

Jackscrews, Jackposts

Stainless steel, passivated in accordance with SAE-AMS-2700

Pigtail Wire, Insulated Hookup

MIL-W-22759/11: 19 strand silver-coated copper wire, extruded ptfe insulation, 600 volts rms, 200° C. MIL-W-22759/33: 19 strand high-strength silver-coated copper alloy wire, crosslinked modified ETFE insulation, 600 volts rms, 200° C.

Pigtail Wire, Uninsulated

Wire type 07 and 08: solid copper wire in accordance with A-A-59551, tin/lead plated wire type 05 and 06: solid copper wire in accordance with A-A-59551, gold-plated

Current Rating 3 AMP
Dielectric Withstanding Voltage 600 VAC Sea Level, 150 VAC 70,000 Feet
Insulation Resistance 5000 Megohms Minimum
Contact Resistance 8 Milliohms Maximum
Low Level Contact Resistance 32 Milliohms Maximum
Magnetic Permeability 2 µ Maximum
Operating Temperature -55° C. to +125° C
Shock 50 g
Vibration 20 g
Outgassing Meets NASA Outgassing Requirements
Mating Force (10 Ounces Maximum) X (# Of Contacts)
Salt Spray 48 Hours Aluminum Shell With Cadmium Plating
Durability 500 Mating Cycles Minimum