TE Connectivity / DEUTSCH DT Connectors

TE Connectivity's (TE) DEUTSCH DT Connectors are environmentally sealed and designed specifically for cable-to-cable and cable-to-board applications in harsh environments. This series is ideal for use in situations where even a small degradation in connection may be critical. Thermoplastic (-55°C to +125°C rated) housings and silicone seals enable the connectors to withstand extreme temperatures and moisture. These connectors offer the ability to use multiple size 16 contacts, each with 13A continuous capacity, within a single shell. TE DEUTSCH DT Connectors provide reliability and performance on the engine or transmission, under the hood, on the chassis, or in the cab.


  • Integral connector latch
  • Designed specifically for cable-to-cable and cable-to-board applications in harsh environments
  • Rugged thermoplastic housing
  • -55°C to +125°C operating temperature range
  • Available in 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, and 12 sizes
  • Silicone seals
  • Accepts 18AWG to 14AWG
  • Crimp contacts with the option of gold or nickel, solid, or stamped
  • 13A current rating on all contacts
  • Hand insertable/removable contacts

Additional DT Types

SAE J1939/11 Connectors and Components - Rugged DT three-pin connectors. Designed to meet the SAE requirements for three-wire CAN applications linking ECUs for serial data communications.

DT Detector Connectors - Two-way plugs featuring a transparent housing and a wedge lock with an integrated 12V or 24V LED option.

Published: 2014-12-05 | Updated: 2023-08-16