Terrapin is Amphenol Ltd's miniature harsh environment connector available in either a push-pull breakaway style or with an optional coupling ring. Terrapin is widely used for military communications applications.

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 Amphenol Terrapin is a miniature series of circular push-pull connectors. Within a rugged shell design Terrapin offers superior EMC performance and is sealed to IP68. Resilient in severe battlefield situations the RoHS compliant black-silver plating is both low-lustre and corrosion resistant. Featuring an optional locking mechanism, multiple shell sizes with up to 37 contacts and suitability for overmoulding, Terrapin is the preferred choice for miniature connectors in military and other harsh environment applications.

Terrapin is an established product series used for many years in major military projects across the globe on future soldier equipments such as radios, headsets, switches, routers and ruggedised laptops.

The key features of the connector are the high level of sealing to 20m immersion and the ability to swap between mating styles without changing the plug connector.

Terrapin connectors are supplied with integral backshell optimised for overmoulding or quick and easy termination with heatshrink boots.  Delivered as a one-piece assembly the Terrapin connectors and quicker and cheaper to terminate than many alternative products on the market.

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Standard Terrapin Terrapin Miniature Connector sealed ip68 waterprooof - Used for radios and headset cable connections
- Miniature circular interconnect with push-pull or locking mating style
- IP68 sealed mated and unmated
- From 7 to 37 contacts
- Click here to view the Terrapin Catalogue


Lightweight Terrapin

lightweight waterproof radio connector terrapin - Weight reduction optimised for hand-held equipments
- Up to 50% lighter than standard Terrapin 
- RoHS compliant Black Zinc Nickel Plating
- All the same options and planforms as standard
- Click here to download the Lightweight Terrapin Datasheet


Micro-USB Terrapin micro usb terrapin sealed usb2.0 - USB 2.0 protocol applications
- Miniature circular interconnect with push-pull or coupling ring
- IP68 sealed
- Standard Micro-USB interface
 - Click here to download the Micro-USB Terrapin Datasheet


Filtered Terrapin filtered emi emc terrapin connector - EMI Planar Filtered Terrapin connectors 
- Pi, C or LC filter circuits
- IP68 sealed and rated to 2,000 mating cycles
- Standard Terrapin panel cutout size
- Click here to download the Filtered Terrapin Datasheet


Gigabit Ethernet Terrapin

ethernet gigabit gige terrapin connector ruggedised

- Harsh Environment 1Gb Ethernet Connectors
- Used for ruggedised routers and switches
- Push-pull breakaway or latching coupling styles
-  Size #07 Terrapin connectors
- Click here to download the Ethernet Terrapin Datasheet


Overmoulded Terrapin 2M Miniature Connector - Designed for high reliability cable applications
- Low profile and custom mouldings available
- Flex-tail moulding for durability and longevity
- Suitable for NBC washdown
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