New Product: DEUTSCH 38999 Series III Metal Protective Connector Covers

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DEUTSCH 38999 Series lll Metal Protective Connector Covers

Lightweight, rugged aluminum metal covers that mechanically protect and seal 38999 series lll connectors in the unmated condition, for both black box and harness applications.

December 06, 2018

The DEUTSCH 38999 series III metal protective covers from TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, are now qualified to MIL-DTL-38999 series III, joining TE’s family of other qualified 38999 products.


The lightweight, rugged metal covers help mechanically protect and seal 38999 series III connectors and their harnesses from dust, foreign objects and moisture when the connectors are unmated. TE’s DEUTSCH metal covers use ACME triple start threads to increase robustness and reliability in harsh environments. From commercial avionics systems to military ground vehicles and C4ISR applications, DEUTSCH metal covers from TE are suitable for the many harsh applications in which 38999 series III connectors are found.



“Our cutomers in the military and aerospace markets now have a new source for qualified metal protective covers, helping improve convenience and simplify procurement,” said Scott Miller, manager of product management for TE’s Aerospace, Defense and Marine division.


TE’s DEUTSCH metal protective covers are qualified to MIL-DTL-38999 series III, D38999/32 and D38999/33. Customers can select from a variety of plating configurations and shell sizes to find the right cover for their application.

About TE

TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS.

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