Connector Covers

Connector covers are a type of protective cap designed to physically protect electrical connectors from damage when disconnected.


What are connector covers used for?

Connector covers are used to protect the pins of connectors that are exposed when having no cable attached. They protect connectors from dust and other contamination, as well as with new cables, equipment and other applications where a connector needs protection. Connector covers may be made from in either plastic or metal to help shield the connector from EMI (electromagnetic interference) issues. In addition, many styles of connector cover also come with an attached chain that can be secured to the chassis.


Types of connector covers

There are two main types of connector covers: press-fit and slide-on connector covers. Slide-on connector covers are typically used for military-standard connectors as they are durable and connect using an easy sliding mechanism. Press-on covers are used for fibre connectors as they protect against dust and foreign bodies. 


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Description Price Cover Type For Use With Material Number of Ways Colour Series Series Number
RS Stock No. 113-5984
Mfr. Part No.A-USBPA-HOOD-N
$2.548
Each (In a Bag of 100)
units
Hood USB Connector PBT - - - -
RS Stock No. 674-2264
Mfr. Part No.A-USBPA-HOOD-N
$1.26
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Hood Type A USB Plug PBT - - - -
RS Stock No. 717-6564
Mfr. Part No.770232-1
$0.494
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Dust MATE-N-LOK Connectors - - White MATE-N-LOK 770232
RS Stock No. 123-5193
Mfr. Part No.200122-0108
BrandMolex
$1.75
Each (In a Pack of 4)
units
Backshell 170001 Mega-Fit Receptacle Housing Nylon - Black Mega-Fit 200122
RS Stock No. 164-3691
Mfr. Part No.9-1394049-1
$2,849.00
1 Box of 1000
Box(es)
Socket Housing Receptacle Housing PBT - Natural - -
RS Stock No. 674-2277
Mfr. Part No.A-USBPB-HOOD-N
$1.314
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Hood Type B USB Plug PBT - - - -
RS Stock No. 726-9095
Mfr. Part No.9-1394049-1
$3.88
Each
units
Socket Housing Receptacle Housing PBT - Natural - -
RS Stock No. 113-7151
Mfr. Part No.A-USBPB-HOOD-N
$2.548
Each (In a Bag of 100)
units
Hood USB Connector PBT - - - -
RS Stock No. 797-2135
Mfr. Part No.102536-3
$1.188
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Shielding Cover Double Row Receptacle Assemblies Thermoplastic - Black - -
RS Stock No. 841-1142
Mfr. Part No.103682-2
$4.356
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Protective - Thermoplastic - Black MTE 103682
RS Stock No. 535-5658
Mfr. Part No.640551-6
$0.346
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Dust MTA-156 Series - - White AMP MTA 640551
RS Stock No. 841-1158
Mfr. Part No.103682-7
$3.556
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Protective - Thermoplastic - Black MTE 103682
RS Stock No. 181-7641
Mfr. Part No.204723-0002
BrandMolex
$1,094.00
1 Bag of 2600
Bag(s)
Backshell Mini-Fit Jr.Plug and Receptacle Housing Nylon 2 Black 204723 -
RS Stock No. 181-7644
Mfr. Part No.204723-0008
BrandMolex
$777.40
1 Bag of 1000
Bag(s)
Backshell Mini-Fit Jr.Plug and Receptacle Housing Nylon 8 Black 204723 -
RS Stock No. 135-8480
Mfr. Part No.1670364-1
$599.50
1 Box of 1000
Box(es)
Protective HDSCS Series, MCP Series Nylon - Black - -
RS Stock No. 123-5186
Mfr. Part No.200122-0008
BrandMolex
$1.463
Each (In a Pack of 4)
units
Backshell 171692 Mega-Fit Receptacle Housing Nylon - Black Mega-Fit 200122
RS Stock No. 163-9111
Mfr. Part No.1-640550-0
$599.72
1 Bag of 2000
Bag(s)
Dust MTA-100 Series Thermoplastic - White MTA-100 640550
RS Stock No. 841-1146
Mfr. Part No.103682-5
$3.736
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
Protective - Thermoplastic - Black MTE 103682
RS Stock No. 181-7646
Mfr. Part No.204723-0012
BrandMolex
$889.40
1 Bag of 880
Bag(s)
Backshell Mini-Fit Jr.Plug and Receptacle Housing Nylon 12 Black 204723 -
RS Stock No. 797-2141
Mfr. Part No.552082-1
$11.53
Each
units
Strain Relief CHAMP Series PPS - Black - -
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