The connector should not be exposed to long term heat/sunshine. If this occurs,
soak it on fresh water before
Lubricate the connector with silicone oil, like Loctite 8021, Molykote 44
or equivalent, before mate.
accumulation of sand or mud in the female contact with fresh
disconnect by pulling on the cable.
bends at cable entry.
there are no angular loads, as this destroys the connector.
overtighten the connectors.
Recommended torque: 7/16"
thread: 4.2 Nm 1/2" thread: 7 Nm
5/8" thread: 10 Nm