Cannon’s K-Lock Ultra High Vibration Locking Coupling System protects
critical connections and drastically reduces risk of decoupling in
extreme vibration and exposure environments
ITT Cannon’s K-Lock Ultra High Vibration Locking Coupling System is the latest innovation providing aircraft manufacturers with a locking coupling “twist and lock” mechanism that drastically reduces the possibility of decoupling during exposure to extreme high shock and vibration environments. The system offers superior resilience to shock, vibration and harsh environmental exposure with a design that can withstand more than 100 g of shock, 2,000 Hz of vibration and up to 2,000 hours of exposure to salt spray.
The coupling mechanism is a sliding ratcheting coupling nut that securely locks in position when mated, delivering unmatched reliability to critical connections. With a twist of the coupling nut, the connector can easily be coupled and locked in position similar to a standard 38999 series III connector. Once coupled and tightened in position, the coupling nut is locked in position eliminating the need for pinning or wiring of the coupling nut and helping ensure it cannot decouple. The system can easily decouple when needed with a simple “pull and twist” release action mechanism. In addition, the inclusion of stainless steel components provides rugged resistance to corrosion in exposed environments. The ITT Cannon K-Lock Ultra High Vibration Locking Coupling System is engineered to stay connected and endure in the harshest shock, vibration and exposure environments.
“At ITT we have a long legacy of innovation and interconnect leadership spanning nearly a century,” said
At Farnborough, ITT is also highlighting an expansive and broad portfolio of custom interconnects that are lightweight, reliable, ruggedized and efficient. These customized solutions help manufacturers optimize weight requirements to reduce fuel costs, increase communication data bandwidth and ensure critical systems operate reliably and efficiently. ITT’s exhibit will be located in Reference Hall 4, Stand A11.
ITT is a focused multi-industrial company that designs and manufactures highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions. Our customers in the energy, transportation and industrial markets depend on us to solve their most critical problems, and we focus on partnering with them to find solutions to their unique challenges. With our strong Aerospace Controls, Cannon and Enidine portfolios, we are a leader in serving customers in the aerospace and defense markets. Founded in 1920, ITT is headquartered in
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