bayonet coupling

bayonet coupling

[¦bā·ə′net ¦kəp·liŋ]
(design engineering)
A coupling in which two or more pins extend out from a plug and engage in grooves in the side of a socket.
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Industrial@Amphenol's compact ecomate rm series features quick locking bayonet coupling system
The new ecomate rmquick locking, bayonet coupling connector system offers a wide variety of insert configurations as well as high amperage versions for single pole, high power arrangements featuring RADSOK technology.
Standard features of the Canbio VS include a quick-barrel-change system using a bayonet coupling of the screw directly to the screw motor, permitting changeover times on the order of 15 min.
The ST is a single-channel connector using a spring-loaded bayonet coupling.
Its bayonet coupling and hand-insertable contacts allow for easy connector mating and contact assembly into connector housing.
The receptacles offer a reverse bayonet coupling design that allows for quick mating and unmating.
Amphenol's ATC reverse bayonet coupling design allows for quick mating and unmating.
The 2M803 features a 1/4 turn bayonet coupling for quick mating in general avionics and weaponry applications.
The connector also features a reverse bayonet coupling that provides quick pairing and unpairing using a quarter-turn coupling device.
July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Amphenol Industrial, a global leader in interconnect systems, introduces the Amphe-Power GT connector series, a 5015-style, reverse bayonet coupling connector with audible, tactile and visual indication of a full attachment.
GT reverse bayonet coupling connectors have an audible and tactile full mating feature for positive coupling assurance.
Bayonet couplings are preferably of Guillemin or Storz types.