USCAR12: Electrical Connector Design Criteria - SAE International
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ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR DESIGN CRITERIA USCAR12-4

This document gives specific and measurable design criteria to be applied at a design review prior to tooling. The specification is formatted as a checklist to aid in its use. The requirements do not apply in all situations so engineering judgment must be used. This is a specification for design criteria; applicable performance specifications (USCAR-2, etc.) must still be performed.
Items in this document are grouped by component as follows:
  1. A
    Terminals
  2. B
    Secondary Terminal Locks
  3. C
    Connectors
  4. D
    Connector Locks
  5. E
    Secondary Connector Locks (Connector Position Assurance, CPA)
  6. F
    Connector Seals
  7. G
    Serviceability
  8. H
    High Voltage (≥60V) Application Requirements
  9. I
    Drawing and General Requirements
USCAR12-5
2017-08-17
Latest
Revised
USCAR12-4
2016-02-12
Historical
Revised
USCAR12-3
2009-07-10
Historical
Issued
USCAR12-2
2001-12-01
Historical
Issued
USCAR12
1999-07-01
Historical
Issued

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