New transparent connector with integrated LED makes light of fault-finding


TE Connectivity (TE) Industrial & Commercial Transportation has announced the release of the new Deutsch DT Detector connector.

The Detector connector provides a visual confirmation of power by producing a distinct glow, which helps with troubleshooting, especially in areas with difficult connector visibility and accessibility.

The new two-way plug features a transparent housing and a wedgelock with an integrated 12 or 24V LED. The Detector connector is environmentally sealed and designed to withstand the demands of the construction, agricultural, trucking, marine, and mining industries.

Key details:

• Part numbers: DT06-2S-SDT-CE27 (with end cap) and DT06-2S-SDT-CE28 (without end cap);

• Uses wedgelocks: W2S-SDT-12V (yellow 12VDC) or W2S-SDT-24V (red 24VDC);

• Accepts size 16 Deutsch contacts (13A);

• Multi-directional viewing of LED through transparent PEI housing;

• Compatible with pulse width modulated control.

October 30, 2015

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