PD400 Connector (400 Hz) detachable nose

PD400 Connector (400 Hz) detachable nose

400 Hz aircraft connector with detachable front nose.

  • External components manufactured from impact resistant, thermally stable and chemically resistant thermoplastics
  • Detachable front power/control contacts and contact insulator (nose) are easy to maintain and replace
  • Suitable for a wide range of composite and single core 400 Hz cables
  • Exterior replaceable handle/strain relief system
  • IP66 and IP67 rated
  • Low maintenance and impact resistant
  • Configured to meet customer requirements

Technical features:

  • High conductivity silver plated copper contacts
  • Connector sealed to IP67 (filler not required)
  • Switched control tube (replaceable) located in F contact provides an indication once the connector has been 90% inserted into the mating receptacle (optional feature)

Technical specification:

  • Nominal voltage: 115/200 V, 400 Hz
  • Current carrying capacity (cont): 450 A (power), 35 A (control)
  • Current overload: 1500 A for 1 min (power)
  • High-voltage test: 4000 V
  • Operating temperature: -25°C to +90°C (including temperature rise)
  • Ingress protection: IP66 & IP67
  • Mating forces: As per ISO 461-1
  • Weight (unfilled): 2.30 kg
  • Applicable standards: ISO 461-1, ISO 461-2, BS 4G 173-1, VG 96966-1, MIL-C-7974D
  • Compatibility: Mates with ISO 461-2 and MS90362 receptacles
  • Connection of 400 Hz ground power supply to aircraft

Features and Benefits

  • External components manufactured from impact resistant, thermally stable and chemically resistant thermoplastics
  • Detachable front power/control contacts and contact insulator (nose) are easy to maintain and replace
  • Suitable for a wide range of composite and single core 400 Hz cables
  • Exterior replaceable handle/strain relief system
  • IP66 and IP67 rated
  • Low maintenance and impact resistant
  • Configured to meet customer requirements

Range

Technical features:

  • High conductivity silver plated copper contacts
  • Connector sealed to IP67 (filler not required)
  • Switched control tube (replaceable) located in F contact provides an indication once the connector has been 90% inserted into the mating receptacle (optional feature)

Technical specification:

  • Nominal voltage: 115/200 V, 400 Hz
  • Current carrying capacity (cont): 450 A (power), 35 A (control)
  • Current overload: 1500 A for 1 min (power)
  • High-voltage test: 4000 V
  • Operating temperature: -25°C to +90°C (including temperature rise)
  • Ingress protection: IP66 & IP67
  • Mating forces: As per ISO 461-1
  • Weight (unfilled): 2.30 kg
  • Applicable standards: ISO 461-1, ISO 461-2, BS 4G 173-1, VG 96966-1, MIL-C-7974D
  • Compatibility: Mates with ISO 461-2 and MS90362 receptacles

Applications

  • Connection of 400 Hz ground power supply to aircraft

LPA Connection Systems is a leading electro-mechanical engineering company, based in the UK. With over 100 years of engineering experience and expertise, LPA provides an extensive range of electrical connector products and connection systems for rail, aviation and industrial markets.

Light & Power House
Shire Hill
Saffron Walden
Essex
CB11 3AQ

Documentation

LPA aircraft connector brochure

Plane Power connectors key features