The Cadillac 50 Series bayonet connector is
the most versatile electrical multi-pin
connector available.
Clements National is the North America Authorized Distributor of Van System MIL-C-5015 Bayonet/Threaded and Power Connectors.


The Cadillac 50 Series bayonet connector is
the most versatile electrical multi-pin connector available. Originally designed for the hostile environment of the transportation industry, 50 Series connectors are based on the MIL-C-5015 specification. They offer improved performance characteristics while maintaining the standard MS shell sizes and insert configurations, and are available in quick couple/de-coupling bayonet or standard threaded styles. With a wide array of available options and insert configurations, the versatility offered by these connectors is unmatched.

Design Benefits:

• Operating Temperature: -67°F to 257°F
(-55˚C to 125˚C)
• Rapid coupling/de-coupling action
• Increased vibration resistance with wave spring and
washer inside coupling nut
• Waterproof protection after coupling
• Coupling operation ensured by audible snap-in lock
• Shells manufactured from high quality aluminum alloys
• Protection of the critical point of the receptacle’s
bayonet ramps by means of a stainless steel pin
• Crimp or solder type contacts are available for all sizes
• Available gold plated over nickel or silver plated contacts
• A wide range of contact sizes – 20 AWG to 4/0 AWG
• Available flame resistant insulator and elastomeric
components conforming to specifications requiring
low smoke and low toxicity performance
• Available extended coupling life performance with
Cadillac 52 Series
• All Cadillac 50 Series connectors are intermateable with
all major brands
• Also available Cadillac 53 Series Threaded connectors
conforming to Mil-C-5015 specification

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