Easy wire termination with quick disconnects
Our portfolio of quick disconnect connectors or wire disconnects includes a range of sizes, materials, retention features, temperature ranges, and insulation options. Our quick disconnect terminals are engineered for flexibility and for fast and easy terminations. We also offer a variety of tools, from hand tools to fully automated applicators, to help crimp connections consistently, either for making a few connections and disconnections in the lab or for making millions on an assembly line.
Specifications for Quick Disconnects
- Insulated and uninsulated
- Straight and flag configurations
- Stress relieved receptacles
- Various plating options
- Positive Lock terminal solutions
- High temperature solutions
- Application tooling
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What tab are you mating to? What is your thickness and width requirements?
A: TE Connectivity offers a variety of terminals that mate to a variety of tabs. Some width sizes include .312”, .250”, .187”, .125”, .110” and the standard thicknesses for these terminals are .032” and .020”.
Q: Do you have low insertion force requirements?
A: TE Connectivity has 8 to 16 lb. options. We offer a variety of terminals such as premier, budget, LIF, moldable and hermetic style terminals.
Types of Crimp Connects
|“F” Crimp||Most common crimp used on straight and flag terminals offers optimum combination of strength and conductivity. Method of termination provides maximum resistance to vibration and corrosion.|
|Tab-Lok Crimp||Featured on flag terminals. Locking tab on wire barrel is inserted through a slot on the terminal itself.|
|“C” Crimp||Featured on flag terminals. Provides reliable electrical and mechanical performance with a minimum profile.