TECH QUESTIONS

CONNECTORS Q&A

CONNECTORS FAQ’S

 

Are the Connectors Waterproof? Yes, they are made of Aluminum, however the screws in the connector may rust if in Saltwater, so always rinse if in Saltwater.

 

Do the Connectors have to be used with inserts? No, the connectors do not need to be used with inserts, they can be glued to the lock with any offset position. However, using the inserts can allow the connector to be keyed onto the bottom of the lock in different offset positions.

 

Which Connector should I use for the check or definitive socket?

The One Shot Connector is for Definitive socket ONLY (Part #CD111)

The Alignable Connector can be used for both the Check and Definitive Sockets (Part #CDC103AF)

 

What is the build height for the Connectors? The One Shot Connector is .500 in build height versus .625 for the Alignable Connector.

 

What is a Test Socket Connector and why would I use it? The Test Socket Connector (CD119SC) is made of PVC, are inexpensive and reusable. They are designed specifically to glue a connector to a Vivac Test Socket. The Test Socket Connect must be “roughed/scuffed” prior to each use for good bonding.

 

 

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