38999 reduced flange connector is smaller and lighter than a MIL-DTL-38999 III connector.
Reduces footprint surface by 41%. Is 20% lighter than a standard MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connector. Is reportedly ideal when a maximum number of MIL-DTL-38999 Series III connectors need to be installed in a minimum of space or when there are weight constraints. Is pin- and plug-compatible with 38999 Series III standard connectors. Resists corrosion, shocks and vibration. Receptacle is supplied in many different versions made with various material and surface treatments such as cadmium, black zinc nickel, nickel, etc. Comes in crimping, PCB mounting and standoff versions. Designed for military and aviation applications.