Shells, Housings, Jam Nuts

Aerospace Contacts offers a broad range of cylindrical connector shells and bodies used in harsh environment connectivity solutions. Manufactured solutions include custom plug shells, receptacle shells, and other bodies available in a wide variety of materials and finishes.

Typical Configurations
  • Receptacle Shells
  • Plug Shells
  • Insert Housings
  • Standoff Housings
  • Back Nut
  • Jam Nuts
  • Bushings
  • Back Shells
  • Dust Shells
Markets Served
  • Aerospace
  • Defense
  • Oil & Gas
  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • Consumer
Capabilities
  • Typical Tolerances +/-.0001”
  • OD range up to 3.00”
  • Complex Components
  • Turn-Key Plated & Assembled
  • Plating
  • Passivation
  • Anodize
  • Custom Design & Support
Materials
  • Brass
  • Nickel Brass
  • Beryllium Copper
  • Stainless Steel
  • 300 Series
  • PH Leaded Nickel Copper
  • Nickel Alloys
  • Marine Bronze
  • Specialty Materials Upon Request

Key Capabilities

Machining

DMG MORI

4 Machines | NLX2500 | Up to 3” Diameter

Tsugami

4 Machines | SS32 | BW129Z

Inspection and Testing

  • FAI reports included for all shipments/orders
  • AS9102 FAIR’s available upon request
  • Full mechanical dimensional testing
  • Optical comparators
  • Laser micrometer
  • Optical CMM
  • Certified force testing (engagement/separation)
  • Crimp tensile testing (EIA-364-08C)
  • Micro-hardness testing
  • NADCAP certified plating
Made in the USA RoHS Compliant Department of Defense | Defense Finance and Accounting Service International Traffic in Arms Regulations | Registered and Compliant Certified ISO 9001:2015 Company AS9100 Rev. D

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