September 6, 2012
Gun aficionados rely on the Pelican 1700 case for protection
Pelican 1700 gun case is a rugged roll model for transporting firearms to
outposts in every hemisphere. This mobile, economic reusable shipping solution
is ideal for rifles that don’t require padding. But for specialty guns that
demand the soft touch, custom-foam interiors are available. Customized or
no-frills, each gun carrying case travels with the Pelican unconditional
pull handle, embedded wheels and a fold-down handle make this road warrior as
convenient as it is tough. Sportsmen easily navigate shooting ranges, hunting
grounds and airports. When returning home, the case politely rolls into its
Pelican 1700 is built to last with a Space Age structural resin exterior.
This bruiser absorbs nasty impacts and yet is lightweight. Only 16.09 lbs when
empty. Got protective foam? 17 lbs. Just load, lock and roll through every
extremity known to Man — hot, cold, wet or desert dry. No worries.
more protection, pad the gun case with a 3-piece set of Polyurethane foam. Use
two 1.62" thick slabs for the base and one convoluted (egg-crate) pad for the
customized alternative, consider the top of the line weapon solution,
such as the SOPMOD M4A1 Carbine Gun Case. The Polyethylene foam cutout and
convoluted (egg crate) padding in the case’s lid holds the weapon snug. The case
accommodates collapsible stocks, forward handgrips, ACOG optical sight (mounted
on top of rail), AIM Point (mounted on rail) and visible laser and light, and
multiple magazines. It also has space for a reusable desiccant to protect
against mildew, rust and corrosion. Only 20 lbs when empty.
Pelican 1700 and the SOPMOD case are fitted with stainless steel hardware and
flanges that can be padlocked. They have the same interior dimensions: 35.88"L
x 13.88"W. The 1.75" lid closes over a 3.50" base.
gun cases are designed with a 0.25" (6.4 mm) o-ring seal that keeps the interior
airtight and waterproof. An automatic pressure valve adjusts to atmospheric
pressure, and each model can survive a temperature range of -40 to 210°F. The
IP 67 rating means the units are dust and sand proof. Other specs include MIL
C-4150J and DEF STAN 81-41/STANAG 4280. Both are airline safe with a category
ATA 300 rating.
Available in three colors. Black is ready for shipping within 24 hrs. Desert
Tan and OD Green may require longer lead times; please check availability before
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