USTR Statement on Section 301 Tariff Action Regarding China

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS,PRESS ROOM by John on August 08, 2019 | Comments are Closed

August 23, 2019 To our Valued Customers, The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has announced all existing and pending China tariffs are being increased in retaliation of China’s response to the next round of tariffs being implemented on $300 billion worth of products imported to the U.S.. Current additional tariffs of 25% on roughly $550 billion of China products will increase to 30%, effective October 1, 2019.  The scheduled tariffs of 10% on $300 billion will be assessed at 15%, effective on the already scheduled dates (September 1st and December 15th) for tariff increases on these imports. The USTR’s notice…

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REACH: Six New Substances

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS,PRESS ROOM by John on December 12, 2015 | Comments are Closed

REACH UPDATE. On 17 December 2015 the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced that six new Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) have been added to the candidate list under REACH regulation (EC) 1907/2006. The ECHA candidate list now contains 161 SVHC. Four phthalates were re-evaluated. For the most current REACH certificates of compliance please email your request to

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New Metal 09 D-Sub Backshell

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS,PRESS ROOM by John on December 12, 2014 | Comments are Closed

Get ready for a big surprise in a small package. We've packed one of the largest exits in a die-cast 9 position D-subminiature connector cover. Handling up to 0.525 inch diameter cables, you are no longer limited to many data/power configurations. Ideal, but not limited to, commercial and industrial applications.  Click Here for more information....

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Shrinking Electronics calls for …

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS,PRESS ROOM by John on October 10, 2014 | Comments are Closed

Shrinking electronics, in general, has meant packing higher density circuits in much smaller enclosures. The need for more functionality has often proved quite challenging for the Design Engineer since low cost connectors (d-sub type) continued to be housed in bulky EMI/RFI shielded connector covers. This often resulted in connection systems as large as equipment enclosures themselves. To help solve this, we developed and now offer cost-effective ultra low profile 90 degree exit connector covers.  These covers are made of nickel plated zinc providing exceptional EMI/RFI shielding characteristics. Some sizes incorporate the NORTECH™ Compression Insert System ensuring proper retention over a…

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Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS,PRESS ROOM by John on July 07, 2013 | Comments are Closed

Engineering Change Notices (ECN) are available through the "TECHNICAL" link of our website. Only ECN's affecting dimensions, plating, material or functional changes will be added to this list. Visit the Engineering Change Notices (ECN) page often to keep current with our product offering. For a direct link to this page click here....

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90 Degree Exit Covers Now Grouped

Posted In PRESS ROOM by John on March 03, 2012 | Comments are Closed

Thanks to many of our customers for suggesting: The grouping our family of 90 degree exit d-subminiature metal covers under one category. Click here to view our consolidated webpage....

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New Die-Cast 45 Degree Exit Covers Our Design Makes It Possible!

Posted In PRESS ROOM by John on September 09, 2011 | Comments are Closed

45 Degree Exit Hi-Performance Die-Cast D-Subminiature Connector Covers   Features Die-cast zinc construction reduces EMI/RFI 45 degree exit configuration provides optimum routing schemes Utilizing One-Size-Fits-All strain relief technology for improved efficiency No. 4-40 UNC tapped thru-holes for rapid assembly Integrated thumbscrews for secure and easy mating/retention No. 4-40 UNC mating hardware standard (other UNC and Metric size options available) Fits D-Subminiature connectors for: 9 position cover 9 position standard male or female crimp or solder cup style 15 position hi-density male or female crimp or solder cup style 15 position cover 15 position standard male or female crimp or solder…

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