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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We’ve Moved!

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

Northern Technologies Canadian operations is pleased to announce we have completed our move to an improved facility to meet the present and future demands of our customers through strategic planning. We are in full operation and will continue to provide unparalleled service to our customers. Going into our 33rd year of business, we reflect back on the changes seen in our industry and commit to you, our valued customers, that we will continue to develop products which give you a competitive edge. Our new Canadian address is 3455 14th Avenue, Unit #2, Markham, ON., L3R 0H4. We hope you visit…

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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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RoHS & WEEE Compliance Statement Update

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS by John on November 11, 2012 | Comments are Closed

We have updated  our RoHS position statement on DIRECTIVE 2011/65/EU OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 8 June 2011 on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (recast) We have also updated our position regarding: DIRECTIVE 2012/19/EU OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 4 July 2012 on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) (recast) These documents can be found in our Environmental section of the website or click here....

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Part Number Designators

Posted In ANNOUNCEMENTS by John on September 09, 2012 | Comments are Closed

We have added the document explaining designators to certain part numbers. Please see our Technical Data page under the Products section of our website or click here to view the document....

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Update – Straight Barrel Thumbscrews

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

We have added additional thumbscrews to the straight barrel thumbscrews webpage. CAD models, in STEP format, will be added to the webpage in the near future. Please contact John DiPietro...

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