Summary Information (click on this NSN number for detailed information: 5935-00-001-6538)
Electrical Connector Backshell, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 67169:
An item specifically designed to be placed around that portion of a connector, receptable, electrical or connector, plug, electrical which contains the facilities for attaching wires or cables. it may be designed to provide the necessary accomodations between an electrical cable clamping device and an electrical connector shell, or it may include the clamping device. it may be used for shielding against electrical interference, mechanical injury, or physical damage due to environmental conditions.