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Hard case latching system: The NANUK PowerClaw

Hard case latching system: The NANUK PowerClaw

Keeping your case shut no matter what.

NANUK's patented PowerClaw superior latching system uses compressive force to clamp your case tight. Integrated slide locks offer added security, preventing your case from opening during transport or in the event that it is dropped.

PowerClaw superior latching system, unique accessories to NANUK

NANUK's PowerClaw latches are created differently, designed to keep your case closed no matter what. We take that responsibility very seriously. In fact, NANUK PowerClaw latches are patented and they're ultra quiet. That's important. Anywhere. Noise is not welcomed. We're wise the claw of each latch first engages with the aggressive lip of the lid. Then using compression force, the case has pulled shut. Most case brands stop here. The NANUK triple action.

The Powerclaw latching system goes further as the bottom part of the latch drops to meet the case, our patented slide lock Retracts, then ducks with a three-dimensional pocket, ensuring that the case doesn't accidentally open. If it's dropped the slide lock, then Springs back into its original position, providing an important visual confirmation that the latch is fully engaged, super tough nylon construction, and an easy to use a sliding lock that won't crunch her knuckles clamp, the case tightly closed, and it stays shut no matter what.

We know it's essential for photographers, broadcasters, minors, hunters, outdoor enthusiasts, law enforcement, military personnel, and any other professional who requires a briefcase to store their luggage. equipment, to keep your valuable equipment safe. You need rock-solid protection! Our NANUK cases, equipped with our PowerClaw clasps, are ideal for you. What makes them so unique? They hermetically seal your protective case by using a compressive force to firmly tighten the lid of your case. Just imagine two, incredibly powerful clamps that hold your case closed no matter what extreme or potentially dangerous conditions you may face.

In addition to being extremely powerful, our PowerClaw clasps are easy to handle. Unlike simple locks that only close at the top, our PowerClaw clasps clip to the top and bottom of your case for added security. We've also added an aggressive rim at the top and bottom of the clasp where the double-action latch grips easily. The powerful springs fitted to our clasps make it easier to open and close your suitcase. An angled handle on the latch also helps you when it comes to opening and closing your case, not to mention the finger switch to keep your skin from being pinched. The first time you use it, you will feel the full power of the PowerClaw system.

Keeping your hard case shut, no matter what

Our clasps also have an integrated slider which provides additional security, preventing your protective case from opening during transport or in the event of a fall. Super tough nylon construction ensures your case stays closed and your valuables will stay safe, no matter where your trip takes you. When you're ready, our clasps open and close easily and hold securely in place. In addition, our PowerClaw locking system ensures that your NANUK case will never accidentally open in your car, on an airplane, or elsewhere, risking damage to your equipment.

The protection offered by the PowerClaw latches on your NANUK case is ideal for transporting photographic and video equipment, firearms, and tactical equipment, industrial tools and measuring equipment, transporting medical devices, and any valuable OEM product that requires superior protection. Standard locks are typically 4 "x 2" and are beefy in most cases while a smaller version is offered on NANUK Brand 903, 904, 909, and 910 enclosures.

The safety of your equipment is our top priority at NANUK. We have added security measures to our PowerClaw clasps: the TSA key lock, sold separately or already installed on our series of lounge cases. This technology has been approved by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and uses the Travel Sentry® system. Equipped with our unrivaled locks, our cases are ideal for storing, securing, and protecting almost anything and providing unparalleled peace of mind. They will deter potential thieves and keep your valuables safe while traveling and on the go.

You will eliminate, at the same time, the inconvenience and the constraints of the locks cut by the TSA. The easily recognizable Red Diamond Travel Sentry® logo will indicate to airport or land border security personnel that your suitcase can be opened for inspection using the appropriate keys. Each lock has a special code ranging from TSA001 through TSA003, which is used by TSA, CATSA, and other security organizations.


NANUK cases are designed to keep water and dust out, no matter what. They’re also extremely durable - they won’t deform or fatigue under pressure. You can trust them to perform in any environment.

For complete protection against dust and water immersion. We guarantee our products will not leak even if submerged up to 1 meter deep for 30 minutes!

Organize, Protect and Carry

NANUK cases come in all shapes and sizes, from small cases only a few inches long, suitable for small gear and valuable items, right up to large equipment cases, intended for industrial gear. It's important to consider size, features and weight when shopping for a hard case.

Larger ones are relatively heavy and bulky to transport but are able to safely store a lot of equipment and are also available with wheels and handles. Smaller cases are lightweight ideal for one or two items. Also, consider what you'll use your case for, as this affects the amount of cushioning you need between items.

Waterproof Hard Cases - Rugged Protection

Standard cases with internal organizers provide adequate protection for most purposes. These cases are dust-tight, water-resistant, and well-suited options for tools, OEM integration, military, medical, MRO, measuring equipment, or any other industrial uses. However, if embarking on an expedition that involves travel on poor roads, off-roading, canoeing sailing, or extreme weather - you need a hard case certified waterproof to IP67 that's able to withstand heavy loads. These cases float and don't leak even when submerged to three feet for 30 minutes. Additionally, they're so strong that a vehicle can drive over them and can drop from a height without harming your equipment.

Protect your sensitive and valuable gear with hard, waterproof cases that withstand serious knocks and extreme weather. Find the right one for your application in our product selection - many sizes are available. With NANUK, you're guaranteed a waterproof case that will keep your gear safe and dry - no matter what!


NANUK protective cases are sought after for search and rescue missions, marine transportation, and diving. This is due to its reliable waterproofing, which resists deformation and fatigue. NANUK ensures a long-lasting, watertight seal - nothing gets in.

Learn more in these waterproof video reviews made by Sergei Boutenko!

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Rated best hard-shell waterproof cases on the market today these features make it an essential tool for law enforcement officers military personnel professional divers outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who needs to transport valuable hard watertight equipment in the field.

NANUK is a great option if you’re looking for protection from weather conditions or even small spills of liquids such as rain puddles mud puddles snow ice coffee spilled soda or anything else that could damage your gear while you're out and about outdoors at sporting events concerts conventions tradeshows hunting fishing rafting boating camping or hiking. We offer a wide range of hard waterproof case sizes and models including custom sizing for waterproof cases.

The Best hard-shell waterproof cases on the market today that can stand up to extreme conditions without any damage or problems in performance at all these features make it an essential tool for protecting camera gear, drone equipment, laptops, measuring equipment and much more valuable gear!