Summary Information (click on this NSN number for detailed information: 5340-00-001-8100)
Rod End Connector, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 3439:
An item which has one end designed to form a rigid connection on a rod, shaft, turnbuckle or the like by means of welding, threading and/or pinning. the opposite end provides a hinged or semirigid method of fastening or attaching to another part by means of a protruding tongue or block. may include provisions for locking. see also clevis, rod end and rod end, threaded. for items specifically designed for aviation, see connector, rod end, aviation.