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THE NANUK ADVANTAGE

[NA·NOOK] WHAT'S IN A NAME?

Thriving in an unforgiving landscape, the Polar Bear has evolved to survive the challenges of ​the​ freezing temperatures, frigid waters​,​ and ​ice-covered ​terrain of the arctic. As one of earth's most resilient predators, the great white bear is the inspiration behind our ​brand​ name ​due to its strength and fearlessness—made​ to survive in the harshest ​of​ conditions.

Made in Canada

Thriving in an unforgiving landscape, the Polar Bear has evolved to survive the challenges of ​the​ freezing temperatures, frigid waters​,​ and ​ice-covered ​terrain of the arctic. As one of earth's most resilient predators, the great white bear is the inspiration behind our ​brand​ name ​due to its strength and fearlessness—made​ to survive in the harshest ​of​ conditions.

NANUK's FEATURES

Superior Design

Soft corners and chamfered edges merge with strong character lines to deliver a design that is as sleek and modern as it is tough and reliable.

Powerclaw Superior Latching System

Ensuring your gear stays well protected from the elements, 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. The super tough nylon construction ensures that your precious items stay safe no matter where your journey takes you.

Waterproof & Dustproof IP67 Rated

Soft corners and chamfered edges merge with strong character lines to deliver a design that is as sleek and modern as it is tough and reliable.

Indestructible & Lightweight NK-7 Resin

Indestructible, lightweight, and armed with NK-7 resin bodies, NANUK protective cases are designed with rounded corners, thick walls​,​ and oversized details. No matter what nature throws its way, NANUK is built to survive. NANUK is ​shock-absorbent to prevent damage to the case​ and, more importantly, ​to​ its delicate contents.

Lifetime Warranty

NANUK cases are manufactured in Canada and are tested in some of the harshest conditions.Every NANUK case comes with a lifetime guaranty so that if there is a problem with your case then it will either be repaired and returned, or a new one shipped out to you.


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MIL-SPEC

NANUK cases are suitable and certified for a minimum of 100 airline trips, stands up to heavy impacts, withstand repetitive shocks that can occur during loose-loaded transportation, extreme vibration resistance, rainfall, water submersion and heat.


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Up to 10 colors available

Be it for aesthetic preference or more practical purposes, color choice is an important feature for all NANUK users - choose from a pallet of 10. Color options range from emergency orange to olive drab, meaning that you can blend in or stand out, whatever the task entails. Please refer to specific product pages for color availability.

Soft Grip Handle

Made for ultimate comfort and maximum durability a soft grip handle is featured on every NANUK case regardless of the size, dimensions or series. The frame of the handle is created using the same NK-7 lightweight and indestructible resin as the rest of the hard case. The handle is coated in an impact-resistant soft grip making it more comfortable and easier to carry around.

Top and bottom panel mount

Securing an outside faceplate with screws or rivets can weaken your case and compromise water resistance. NANUK solves this dilemma with its integrated bezel system. Found on the lower portion of all NANUK cases (and also the upper portion of several NANUK models), this solid inner lip is designed specifically for mounting and makes panel installation easy.  

Reinforced metal padlock holes

Available on WHEELED and LONG series, reinforced metal padlock holes let you lock down your gear so you can carry with confidence. NANUK padlocks are also available. TSA approved, these hard case padlocks are the perfect accessory for frequent flyers.  

Polyurethane smooth wheels

Smooth mobility is a major advantage, especially when transporting cumbersome equipment. All NANUK WHEELED and LONG cases come equipped with polycarbonate wheels moulded with polyurethane. Similar to what you find on rollerblades, these wheels, along with their stainless steel bearings, ensure a quiet, effortless trip over a multitude of terrains and through a number of weather conditions*Nanuk 935,938,955,960,963,965,985,990,995

2-stage retractable handle

Hassle-free transport comes courtesy of NANUK's two-stage retractable handle, available with NANUK 935, 950 and 960. Posture-friendly, the handle can be adjusted to two different heights and offers easy - one-handed operation with its quick release button.*Nanuk 935,938,955,960,963,965

Spring loaded handle

NANUK's soft grip handles make heavy transportation comfortable and convenient. And on the 960 and LONG series cases, you'll find the added benefit of two extra long spring loaded handles that retract when released, minimizing the chances of damage during transit.

Stay open lid technology

NANUK comes loaded with innovative features. All models have integrated lid stays molded into the hinge that keep the case lid open when you need it to stay open. No more pinched fingers.

Stainless Steel Hardware

The hardware found on every NANUK case is marine grade 304 stainless steel. By using the highest quality materials available we can build a better case that will perform as well 10 years from now as it did on the day you purchased it.

Stackable

Each NANUK case is stackable with other cases of the same size. Integrated feet on the rear of the case interlock with the front of the case, allowing for multiple cases to be safely stacked on top of each other to save space or for transport.

Padlockable

Every NANUK case come equipped with two padlockable hasps moulded directly into the case for superior strength. High quality TSA approved combination padlocks are available as an option to keep your items secure within your case.

Tie down eyelets

31 sizes and growing

NANUK'S Certifications

IPX7 Ingress protection
waterproof

NANUK cases can be submerged in up to 1 m of water for a period of 30 minutes without leakage or damage of any sort.

ASTM D-4169 DC-18
drop test

For the drop test, weights ranging from 6.8 to 31.8 kg fall on to the case from a height of no less than 48 cm. Drop weight is determined by case size.

IP6X ingress protection
dustproof

NANUK cases demonstrate 100% protection against dust. Nothing gets in.

ATA specification 300category 1 impact

NANUK cases are suitable for a minimum of 100 airline trips. NANUK also stands up to heavy impacts. No damage occurs when a 6 kg dart falls on to the case's weakest point from a height of 0.5 m.

ASTM D-4169 DC-18
vibration

This evaluation determines NANUK's ability to withstand repetitive shocks that can occur during loose-loaded transportation. NANUK stands up to this extreme test of vibration resistance.

ASTM D-4169 DC-18
rainfall

Simulated rainfall lasts 20 minute​s​ per case side at a rate of 10​ ​cm/hr. During a second test, rain falls at a rate of 10​ ​cm/hr while the case is heated 18 degrees F higher than the water​’s​ temperature. The second test lasts 4 hours. No water finds its way in.

MIL-STD-810F
immersion

The case is submerged in a basin of water 1​ ​m deep for 1 hour. For this test, the case is heated to 40 degrees F higher than the water​’s​ temperature. Again, NANUK easily withstands these extreme conditions

Lifetime Warranty 

NANUK cases are manufactured in Canada and are tested in some of the harshest conditions.Every NANUK case comes with a lifetime guaranty so that if there is a problem with your case then it will either be repaired and returned, or a new one shipped out to you.

NANUK'S SERVICES

Case Printing

Let Plasticase wear your brand like a badge of honor, showcasing it everywhere it goes. Plasticase can print your business's artwork on to your cases. Display your logo or product branding in full color or in black and white. Plasticase's experienced Graphic designers will work with you to convey your message beautifully. Leave your mark!

Foam Interiors

If your application requires a customized solution for holding the contents of your protective hard sided case, our custom foam interior option is the way to go. Custom foam interiors provide the absolute best protection and support for your delicate equipment. They ensure that there is no shifting of your equipment during transport within our tough protective cases, which could lead to scratches or damage. Furthermore, custom foam ensures that all surface areas receive the proper support within our durable protective cases, regardless of irregular equipment geometry.

Custom Panels

Not just a watertight case: our case interior specialists can help you incorporate your electronic instruments into NANUK watertight cases. With our integrated panel kit system, you can take full advantage of our OEM housing solution. Simply provide us with your equipment specifications and we will develop an innovative portable unit tailored specifically to your needs.