Souriau VGE1 Series, size 16 13A Male Crimp Circular Connector Contact, Wire size 20 → 16 AWG

  • RS Stock No. 273-2945
  • Mfr. Part No. RM16M23K
  • Manufacturer Souriau
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
Product Details

Crimp Machined Contacts

Gold plated contacts
For a suitable crimp tool see stock no. 266-6860

Circular Connector Crimp Pin Contact, 20 AWG to 16 AWG

From Souriau, these size 16 solid machined snap-in contacts are for use with Trim Trio series circular connectors. Highly conductive, the contacts are constructed from copper alloy and are gold plated. The contacts also feature beryllium copper locking springs so that correct mating is assured.

Features & Benefits

Max. Wire Diameter: 1.82 mm
Current Rating: 13 A
Contact Resistance: ≤ 3 mΩ
Easy to mount and dismount

Product Application Information

These contacts can be used in any size 16 Trim Trio connector in any contact position. The Trim Trio range of circular connectors is suitable for various power and signal applications.

Souriau Trim Trio Metalok & Shielded Bantams

Flammability rating UL94V0
2 VDE 0110 Group C versions 3 and 7 ways
Moulded keyways ensure error free mating
Standard shell sizes and contact arrangements
High conductive copper alloy
Gold flash or tin plate options
Incorporating stainless steel spring for contact retention
Gold flash or tin plate options

Trim Trio Metalok Bantam Plastic circular connectors, derived from MIL-C-26482, with a secure metal coupling system to provide the complete solution for lightweight, robust industrial interconnections. Shell material is glass filled thermoplastic, with a rated operating temperature of -55°C to +125°C. Contacts to be ordered separately see typically stock no. 437-3712
Plastic connectors, nickel plated to outer body and bayonet ring to satisfy EMC requirements. Cable mounting shells are supplied with metal PG tube, containing twin ferrule system for 360° cable shield continuity. The 2 shells are polarised and locked together by a bayonet action metal ring.
The COM8-1 tool 266-6860, provides an 8 point impression crimp assuring maximum tensile strength on wire sizes up to 2.5mm². The cycle controlled, precision ratchet assures consistent and accurate crimping over many operations.


Panel mounting plug shells with pin inserts will only mate with cable-mounting shells with socket inserts and panel mounting shells with socket inserts will only mate with cable-mounting plug shells with pin inserts. Contacts must be ordered separately.

Attribute Value
Gender Male
Contact Size 16
Wire Size 20 → 16 AWG
Termination Method Crimp
Series VGE1
Current Rating 13A
Contact Type Signal
Length 26.2mm
Contact Plating Gold over Nickel
Contact Material Copper Alloy
Maximum Contact Resistance 3mΩ
Minimum Operating Temperature -40°C
Maximum Operating Temperature +100°C
Mounting Type Cable Mount
22210 In Global stock for delivery within 4 - 6 working days
Price Each (In a Pack of 10)
MYR 5.925
Per unit
Per Pack*
10 - 40
50 - 240
250 - 490
500 - 990
1000 +
*price indicative
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