Deutsch DT series connectors offer field proven reliability and rugged quality. The DT series connector family is by far the most popular connector for use in many automotive, industrial and Motorsport applications where a rugged weather resistant connection is required. DT series connectors are rated to IP68, which means the connection is rated up to 3 meters of submersion as well as being “Dust Tight” (No ingress of dust; complete protection against contact)
The DT series of connectors come in several color options as well as different modifications. Here is a list of the most common modifications and brief description of the different color and what they indicate:
-E004: Black body connectors. Some of the black DT series connectors are keyed to a “B” configuration, this usually applies to the 8 and 12, these are not interchangeable with the gray DT connectors The 2,3,4,6 way black connectors remain interchangeable with the standard gray DT connectors.
-E008: This modification adds a nice lip are the rear of the connector to allow the installer to use a piece of heat tubing ,usually 3:1 adhesive lined tubing or a heat shrinkable boot provide an additional layer of weather proofing as well as additional strain relief.
Different Color DT Connectors and what they indicate:
- Gray- Standard keyway
- Black- B Keyway, with the exception of 2,3,4,6 way connectors
- Green-C Keyway
- Brown-D Keyway