Military standard connectors are those approved for use by the US Department of Defense, following rigorous standards regarding factors such as interoperability and reliability. Nowadays, MIL-STD, or MS connectors, are also used in aerospace, industrial, marine and even commercial automotive applications.
Primarily, it depends on whether the end customer demands MS approved connectors. CTrends is your premier source for both commercial and MS approved parts. Call us today for a quote at 1-877-472-9050 or request a quote today.
Read the full article at Sourcing Online to learn about the difference between mil-spec and commercial parts.
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