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About Pelican 1490 Hard Case with Pick 'N Pluck Foam, Desert Tan

Like all Pelican Protector Equipment Cases, the PL1490 Case is watertight, airtight, dust proof, crush proof, chemical and corrosion resistant. The case is molded of advanced ultra-high impact structural ABS shell material with open cell core and solid wall design that protects valuables from handling abuse and all weather conditions. This model includes keyed locking latches, atmospheric purge valve, polymer O-ring seal and padded fold down handle. Pick N" Pluck foam is pre-perforated in small cubes for easy removal of foam and allows easy shaping of foam for custom sizing around all types of items. Three-piece polyethylene foam set consists of one "egg crate" foam upper section, one Pick N" Pluck foam section and one 1.0" blank bottom foam section. Pick' N Pluck Foam is a pre-scored foam set made for quick and easy customization. Just measure your equipment and pluck away the 1/2" (12.7 mm) cubes for a customized fit.

The case has interior dimensions of 17.75" x 11.37" x 4.12" (61 cm x 61 cm x 61 cm) with a volume of 831.5 cubic inches (13.6 liters). This case has IP-57 (Ingress Protection), is tested in accordance to DEF STAN 81-41/STANAG 4280 and meets MIL C-4150-J military standards. The external dimensions are 19.87" x 13.93" x 4.68" (50.4 cm x 35.4 cm x 11.9 cm). The case weight when completely empty is 5.47 lbs. (2.48 kg) and with foam is 6.5 lbs. (2.95 kg). Case is made in the USA.

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This product has a limited lifetime warranty.

Pelican 1490 Hard Case with Pick 'N Pluck Foam, Desert Tan Features

  • Pelican 1490 Watertight Hard Case:
  • Ultra-High Impact ABS Shell
  • Open Cell Core with Solid Wall Design
  • Double-Throw ABS Latches
  • Polymer O-Ring Waterproof Seal
  • IP-57 (Ingress Protection)
  • Large Fold-Down Handle
  • Two Padlock Lockable Hasps
  • Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve
  • Stainless Steel Hardware
  • Chemical and Corrosion Resistant, Airtight, Watertight, Dustproof, Crushproof
  • Interior Dimensions: (L x W x H) 17.75" x 11.37" x 4.12" (45 cm x 28.88 cm x 10.46 cm)
  • Volume: 831.5 cu. in. (13.63 liters)
  • External Dimensions: (L x W x H) 19.87" x 13.37" x 4.68" (50.47 cm x 33.96 cm x 11.89 cm)
  • Weight (empty): 5.47 lbs. (2.48 kg)
  • Weight (empty) w/Foam: 6.5 lbs. (2.95 kg)
  • Tested in Accordance to DEF STAN 81-41/STANAG 4280
  • Meets MIL C-4150-J Military Standards
  • Made in the USA
  • Pelican Foam Set:
  • Custom Fit for What You Store
  • Eliminates Shifting when Transporting
  • Keeps Valuables Protected
  • Easy to Install
  • Made from Pre-Cut Square Foam
  • Gives Custom Fit and Protection
  • 3-Piece Set:
    1 Convoluted Top Layer
    1 Pick 'N' Pluck Center Layer
    1 Bottom Foam Layer
  • Pre-Scored Foam Set, Quick and Easy Customization 
  • Pluck Away 1/2" (12.7 mm) Cubes for Customized Fit 
  • Material: Polyethylene Foam

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i love the water tight case


i use all my cases for photographic aquitment. My stuff is dry, safe and secure. I can't think of one.

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