Bantam Bayonet Lightweight Aerospace Connectors
Bantam is a high-performance circular connector product range developed for aerospace applications where electrical performance must be met with affordability. High mating cycles along with excellent shell to shell electrical bonding for EMI are the benchmark of rugged connectors. Bantam provides a solution that meets your budget and performance goals. Amphenol has filled the gap between the most ruggedized military grade connectors and the consumer grade connectors with Bantam.
Bantam utilizes a robust triple bayonet coupling mechanism along with an internal EMI ground spring to provide excellent shell to shell conductivity. Various mounting options are available including in-line and 2 hole flange mount configurations.
Bantam meets the RoHS and EWIS requirements for the aerospace cabin environment.
- Cabin & Proximity Lighting
- In-Seat Wiring
- In-line Connections
- Panel/Equipment Connections
Bantam HD is an extension of the original Bantam product range that offers high-density insert arrangements as well as environmental sealing options.
Features & Benefits:
- Triple bayonet coupling
- Quick, reliable tool-less locking
- Lightweight & Compact
- Excellent EMI shielding
- Variety of platings available
- Five polarization options
- EWIS and RoHS compliant
- Recessed pins minimize potential contact damage
- PCB contacts/arrangements available
- Simplified termination with tape and reel contacts
- Built-in Backshell for wire braid termination (Band-It)
|Aluminum Alloy, Various Platings
|Copper Alloy, Nickel Plating
|Grommet, Seal, Gasket
|Copper Alloy & Stainless Steel, Gold Plating
|-55°C to 125°C
|-65°C to 150°C
|Size 23 500 VAC, Size 12 & 16 1800 VAC
|2.5 mΩ max at 1.5 VDC and 1A
|5000MΩ min at 500VDC for 1 min
|22mΩ max at 1A
|10-500-10 Hz, 180 mins applied on 3 axes
|5 cycles between -55°C & 125°C for an elapsed time of 70 mins
|5 cycles between -65°C & 150°C for an elapsed time of 70 mins
|Salt Spray (Electroless Nickel)
|5% Salt Concentration, Duration 48 hrs.