MIL-DTL-38999 Series II Size #16 PCB Socket Contacts


Product Description

D38999 PC Board ContactsPC Tail shielded contacts provide a cost effective packag­ing solution for limited space applications where connec­tors are attached to printed circuit boards. High reliability is assured with factory pre-assembled contacts and stan­dardized termination to the board. PC Tail contacts are available for MIL-DTL-38999 Series II.

For improved performance we recommend Milnec compatible MIL-DTL-38999 Series II style connectors.


  • SAE-AS39029: Socket meets or exceeds the requirements and specifications of M39029/57-358, except as indicated
  • Contact Material: Suitable copper alloy
  • Contact Finish: Gold plate per IAW ASTM B488-01, Type II, Code C, Class 1.25 (.000050 Min) over nickel IAW AMS QQ-N-290, Class 1, .000050-.000100 thick

Data Sheet

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MIL-DTL-38999 Series II – #16 PCB Socket Contacts

Part NumberPopularABCDShoulder StyleE Tail Stickout DS00, DS04, DS07 ShellsE Tail Stickout DS02, DS03 Shells
DSST16-101 .645 (16.61).310 (7.87).060 (1.52).062 (1.57)Beveled.047 (1.19)
DSST16-102 .769 (19.53).205 (5.21).280 (7.11).062 (1.57)Beveled.162 (4.12)
DSST16-103 .804 (20.42).460 (11.68).060 (1.52).062 (1.57)Beveled.197 (5.00)
DSST16-104 .859 (21.82).247 (6.27).328 (8.33).062 (1.57)Beveled.052 (1.32).252 (6.40)
DSST16-105 .869 (22.07).305 (7.75).280 (7.11).062 (1.57)Beveled.062 (1.58).262 (6.66)
DSST16-106.919 (23.34).385 (9.78).250 (6.35).062 (1.57)Beveled.112 (2.85).312 (7.93)
DSST16-1071.023 (25.98).411 (10.44).328 (8.33).062 (1.57)Beveled.216 (5.49).416 (10.57)
DSST16-108 1.038 (26.37).426 (10.82).328 (8.33).062 (1.57)Beveled.231 (5.87).431 (10.95)
DSST16-1091.157 (29.39).545 (13.84).328 (8.33).062 (1.57)Beveled.350 (8.89).550 (13.97)

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Extension Tolerances: ± 0.02 (0.5mm)
Note: #22M and #22D contacts are interchangeable. Tail stickout dimensions are for Milnec connectors. When used in compatible connectors from other brands, dimensions can vary as much as ±0.10 inches due to manufacturing differences.

How To Order Your Milnec MIL-DTL-38999 Series II Type Connector with PCB Contacts

To quickly order your 38999 connector prefilled with your preferred PC tail contacts, take your connector part number and replace the P (pin) or S (socket) with X (PC tail pin) or Y (PC tail socket) and simply add the Dash Number of the preferred contact tail length. For example to order a DS07W10-35PN with DSPT22-106 PC tail contacts, order DS07W10-35XN-106.