Connector Part and Connector Assembly
A connector part for use underwater or in a wet or severe environment, the connector part comprising a pin, projecting axially forwardly from a support, the pin comprising an axially extending electrically conductive portion, an axially extending sleeve comprising fibre reinforced plastic around said conductive portion, a protective layer around the sleeve to prevent exposure of the sleeve to ambient conditions when the pin is exposed to ambient conditions, and an axially extending conductive and impermeable layer between the sleeve and the protective layer.
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Published patent application
Disclosure date: 06-04-2013
Publication date: 12-10-2014
Applicant: SIEMENS AG, DE
Inventor: PLANT CHRISTOPHER, GB
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