Deutsch DT Kit Builder

Deutsch DT Kit Builder
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Series
 
  • 13 amps max per contact
  • Uses size 16 contact
  • Available in black or gray housing colors
  • Up to 12 way configurations
  • Wire range 20-14 gauge

DT

No. Of Positions
 

This is number of positions available in the connector, for instance 2 positions will take 2 wires.

Kit Type
 
  • Full Kit: complete male / female connector kit with terminals and wedgelocks
  • Plug Kit: complete male connector kit with terminals and wedgelocks
  • Receptacle Kit: complete female connector kit with terminals and wedgelocks
  • Flanged Receptacle Kit: complete female connector kit with 4 bolt flange mounting with terminals and wedgelocks
  • Flanged Kit: complete male / female connector kit with 4 bolt flange mounting, terminals and wedgelocks

  • Notes:

  • Receptacle connector would be considered the female side and uses male terminals
  • Plug connector would be considered the male side and uses female terminals

FULL KIT
PLUG KIT
RECEPTACLE KIT
FLANGED RECEPTACLE KIT
FLANGED KIT

Terminal Type
 
  • Solid Terminals: The solid terminals use an 8-way indent crimp tool to install the terminals to the wire. this is the most popular terminal type due to its heavy duty machined quality.
  • Stamped Terminals: The stamped terminals are also known as the open barrel crimp type. This type of terminal is used by most all automotive OEM's. Stamped terminals are easier to crimp since you can use most any universal open barrel crimper to install terminal to the wire.

  • Notes:

  • 13 amps max per contact, size 16 contact.
  • Solid terminals uses 8-way indent crimp tooling which can be found below in the Tooling tab of this page once your kit is selected.
  • Stamped terminals uses open barrel crimp tooling which can be found below in the Tooling tab of this page once your kit is selected.

SOLID 20-16 GA
SOLID 16-14 GA
STAMPED 18-14 GA

Terminal Plating
 
  • Gold Plated: Terminals are gold plated over nickel - motorsport / aerospace grade
  • Nickle Plated Terminals are nickel plated - most common

  • Notes:

  • Gold plated contacts are more commonly used in motorsport, military and aerospace applications.
  • Nickle plated contacts are by far the most popular for all around automotive and industrial applications.
  • Both gold and nickel terminals are steel construction.

GOLD
NICKLE

Housing Color
 
  • Gray : Gray is the most commonly used Deutsch connector as it is the non-keyed version
  • Black : Black is normally considered the A key and in some instances will not mate with similar gray connectors.

  • Notes:

  • Gray: Most commonly used
  • Black: another popular choice but may not mate with other gray connectors you may already own or use, A keyway in some instances.

GRAY
BLACK

Shrink Boot Lip
 
  • Shrink Boot Lip: selecting this option will give you a lip on the plug side only to allow for installation of either heat shrink or a Raychem heat shrink boot. The receptacle side of the connector will not have a similar lip as the connector already has a nice area to allow for heat shrink installation.

  • Commonly used heat shrink tubing would be:

  • CPA-100: Glue lined 3:1 semi flexible
  • ATUM: Glue lined either 3:1 or 4:1 semi flexible
  • SCL: Glue lined rigid heat shrink
  • Click Here to checkout our selection of glue lined heat shrink tubing

SHRINK BOOT
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