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Pelican 1040 Micro Case (Clear Red with Colored Lining)

B&H # PE1040MCCR MFR # 1040-028-100
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Product Highlights
  • Fits Small Electronics
  • Copolymer Polycarbonate Exterior
  • Rubber Lining
  • Includes a Carabiner

The Pelican 1040 Micro Case (Clear Red with Colored Lining) is a water-resistant, crushproof, and dust-proof case made to carry small valuable items. It is made of copolymer, which makes it extremely strong and durable. It has a rubber liner for extra protection, which doubles as an o-ring seal. The case has an Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve that balances interior pressure and keeps water out. This case includes a carabiner that can be attached to a larger bag or luggage cart.

Water-resistant, crushproof, and dust-proof case made to carry small items
Made of copolymer, which makes it extremely strong and durable
Rubber liner for extra protection---doubles as o-ring seal
Easy-open latch
Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve that balances interior pressure and keeps water out
Stainless steel hardware
Includes a carabiner to attach to
Material Exterior: Copolymer polycarbonate
Interior: Rubber lining
Maximum Buoyancy Floats in salt water with 1.26 lbs (570g) load
Type of Closure Easy-open latch
Interior Fitting None
Accommodates Compact camera, small electronics, cell phones, PDA's etc.
Interior Dimensions 6.5 x 3.87 x 1.75" (16.51 x 9.83 x 4.4cm) (LxWxD)
Lid depth: 0.69" (1.8cm)
Bottom depth: 0.94" (2.4cm)
Carrying/Transport Options Lanyard
Temperature Rating -10° to +199.4° F (-23° to +92° C)
Exterior Dimensions 7.5 x 5.06 x 2.12" (19.05 x 12.85 x 5.38cm) (LxWxD)
Weight 11.36 oz (320g)
Pelican 1040 Micro Case (Clear Red with Colored Lining)
  • Carabiner
  • Lifetime Warranty
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    Pelican1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining)
     
    4.8

    (based on 55 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (46)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (9)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Durable (27)
    • Lightweight (19)
    • Water resistant (19)
    • Strong construction (18)
    • Very protective (13)

    Cons

    • Heavy (3)

    Best Uses

    • Protecting gear (16)
    • Transporting gear (14)
    • Storing gear (13)
    • Storage (7)
    • Travel (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Professional (12), Pro photographer (8), Photo enthusiast (7), Advanced (6), Semi-pro photographer (6)
      • Primary use:
      • Business (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (43)

    Reviewed by 55 customers

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    5.0

    Worth every cent!

    By Mode

    from Boston, MA

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Carry
    • Strong Material
    • Tight Closure
    • Waterproof

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backpacking

      Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

      I bought this to store my new Tascam DR-40 recorder. It fits the recorder snugly but perfectly, with room for the USB cable tucked-in on the side. Quality is outstanding, and I've felt confident bringing my recorder on several camping/hiking trips and I know it will be almost impossible for it to ever become wet or damaged in this case! If you shop around for cases this is top quality for such a great price, by far. Again, this case just fits the DR-40 with really no room for it to "rattle" around

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      • No

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      5.0

      Perfect Protection

      By CT

      from Bridgeport CT

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Strong Construction
      • Very Protective

      Cons

      • Bulky

      Best Uses

      • Protecting Gear
      • Storing Gear

      Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Blue with Black Lining):

      It's a strong and sturdy ccase. Just the right size for personal items. I wish that I had gotten it in black other than that I would buy it again.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Fits Phottix Odin Radios

      By Steve Wylie

      from Trabuco Canyon, CA

      About Me Pro photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • High Quality
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Shock Resistant
        • Traveling
        • Waterproof

        Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Yellow with Colored Lining):

        I have several of these for general protective purposes. One can hold my Fujifilm X100S (minus the lens shade) in wet environments, such as on a boat or on a rainy day. Most recently, I bought two of them to hold my Phottix Odin transmitters. The three receivers fit perfectly in one 1040 case, while the transmitter and other accessory cables that come with it fit in the other one. I picked up this tip from a Phottix rep at a trade show, who travels all the time with this setup. I can just throw these two cases into my kit and off I go.

        • Primary use:
        • Business
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Perfect Fit for LaCie Rugged Hard Drives

        By Jarvis

        from Nyack, NY

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Great Capacity
        • Protective
        • Water Resistant

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gear

          Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Yellow with Black Lining):

          Perfect fit provides added security for traveling photographer! Have one for every hard drive.

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          • No

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          4.0

          Great case, with potential flaws.

          By tintagel74

          from New York, NY

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Strong Construction
          • Very Protective

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Protecting Gear
            • Storing Gear
            • Transporting Gear

            Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Blue with Black Lining):

            Use it for keeping valuables (passport, credit cards, key fobs) when I travel. It's pretty much as solid a case as you are gonna find.

            This, however, is my second version of the case because the closing clasp broke on the first one. It may have been a bad batch. It may have been a freak flaw. But where the clasp 'clicks' into place, the plastic broke on not one, but both sides leaving it unable to remain locked closed. I obviously like these cases enough to buy another one but hoped it would have lasted longer than 3 years of light/average use.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Protection For My Electronics

            By Stew

            from Brea, CA

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Durable
            • Easy to Use
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Yellow with Black Lining):

                With the addition of pick-and-pluck foam, I use this case to protect my Cyber Commander, Cyber Sync Trigger Transmitter, and CSXCV Tranceivers. I wouldn't trust them to anything less as my livelihood depends on this stuff.

                Why take a chance?

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                • No

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                5.0

                All it needs to be Securely

                By JSJBklyn

                from Brooklyn, NY

                About Me Video Producer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • High Quality
                • Lightweight
                • Secure

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Storage

                  Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Yellow with Colored Lining):

                  I use the Micro Case to protect my Tascam Digital Audio Recorder. It's just larger than the Tascam which allows me to put some foam in and keep it all safe and snug.

                  The little hook, well for what I'm carrying I'll never use it, I don't want to trust it because the tascam isn't light and I don't want it falling. Otherwise I guess its fine. The case is well built, sturdy latches, and built to take a little punishment. Exactly as it should.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Business
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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Beauty and the beast

                  By Abusive box user

                  from Chino, CA

                  Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Red with Colored Lining):

                  This is my third box that I've purchase and there more on my shopping cart.
                  It is a beautiful box and constructed to be beaten. It's a combination that you know it is a Pelican product.

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                  5.0

                  Fantastic Choice

                  By Dj Mario

                  from Florida

                  About Me Advanced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Clean
                  • Easy to Open
                  • Excellent Protection
                  • Great Appearance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

                      I use it to protect my Tascam DR-40 linear field recorder. Highly recommend it to anyone looking for top notch protection. Anything less would be foolish.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      It's a Pelican

                      By Naples_vidiot

                      from Naples, FL

                      About Me Vidiot

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • High Quality
                      • Lightweight
                      • Stylish

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Holding Sony Action Cams

                        Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Yellow with Colored Lining):

                        Most pros know Pelican merchandise. We know the product will protect our precious money makers. Rest assure if you buy this product or any Pelican product for that matter, you're gonna be a happy camper. Thanks BH and Pelican!

                        • Primary use:
                        • Business
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Sturdy Little Case

                        By Shooter

                        from New Jersey

                        About Me Professional

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Durable

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

                            I Bought this to store my New Tascam DR-40 in. It fits like a glove. The case over all has a nice build quality and very durable. Your contents are well protected!

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                            5.0

                            Great for storing all types of equipment

                            By Changrilla

                            from Mumbai, India

                            About Me Pro Photographer

                            Verified Reviewer

                            Pros

                            • Lightweight
                            • Strong Construction
                            • Very Protective

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Protecting Gear
                              • Storing Gear
                              • Transporting Gear

                              Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Red with Colored Lining):

                              I use one of this size to store my flash triggers set. I have one to also store my gopro camera and batteries. Though the various mounts and grip go in a separate box of their own. I would like to see the company provide padded dividers so I can make smaller compartments even in the cases these small.

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                              • No

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                              5.0

                              1040 Micro Case

                              By maxx

                              from new york

                              About Me Advanced

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Durable
                              • Easy To Clean
                              • Water Tight

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Vacation

                                Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

                                great for holding batteries thumb drives and ssd drives also great in the field with the D ring clip on for the belt loop I think it may be water proof also

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                                • No

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                                5.0

                                Perfect for a photographer

                                By Rose

                                from NYC

                                Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Black with Colored Lining):

                                My boyfriend is a photographer and loves these for storing his memory cards and lens caps and remotes. These are weather sealed and are perfect protection for whatever you may need to protect. I really recommend this!

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                                5.0

                                Perfect for taking cell phone hiking

                                By TrailGuy

                                from Western NC

                                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Durable
                                • Water Tight

                                Cons

                                • Carabiner Hole Is Small

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

                                  I got this to protect my Droid Ultra when backpacking. Much cheaper than an otterbox, and actually waterproof. I can fit my phone and large external battery pack for a week-long trip (with a little space left over) and not worry about wet, crushed, cracked screen, or anything else, even when jammed down in my pack. Also, it's future proof because it will fit my next phone too.

                                  Only downside is that the hole for the included "carabiner" is too small to use a more robust hook, but that is very minor.

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                                  • No

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                                  4.0

                                  Pelican 1040 Micro Case

                                  By Jim

                                  from Plain City, Ohio

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Durable
                                  • Protective
                                  • Water Resistant

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Yellow with Black Lining):

                                      I am an avid fly fisherman, and needed to protect my Canon camera while wading the Pere Marquette river in Michigan fly fishing for Salmon in waders. Kept my camera dry in deep water, and bad weather.

                                      FANTASTIC PRODUCT!

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                                      5.0

                                      solid

                                      By buzz

                                      from AK,NZ

                                      About Me Professional

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Durable
                                      • Water Tight

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Black with Colored Lining):

                                          clear lid is helpfull, seems solid.

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                                          5.0

                                          Rugged, well-designed, and a good value

                                          By BlueDuck

                                          from Seattle, WA

                                          About Me Advanced

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Durable
                                          • Water Tight

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Camping And Hiking
                                            • Motorcycling

                                            Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Black with Colored Lining):

                                            I am very pleased with the Pelican 1040 Micro Case. I plan to mount it semi-permanently on my motorcycle's handlebars to house my radar detector, smart phone, or other such devices for which I want good shock and weather protection and the ability to see the display. I am impressed with its rugged design, the ability to seal it, the transparent case, and the shock-absorbing liner. I was also impressed with the price at B&H. While I have not yet installed it, I expect no problems based on my prior highly positive experiences with Pelican waterproof cases.

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                                            • No

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                                            5.0

                                            Not just a shiny cae!!

                                            By Jason

                                            from Tehachapi, CA

                                            About Me Professional

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Durable
                                            • Water Tight

                                            Cons

                                            • None

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Wind Industry

                                            Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Solid Black with Black Lining):

                                            This case is also very tough, it has a strong latch that doesn't feel like it will break the tenth time you open it. I bought this case to protect my digital camera from crushing, dropping and oil saturation. I also purchased the foam block that goes inside to keep the camera from moving around inside. It has a padded interior but wont keep things from moving around. It has a rubber seal that appears to provide an excellent seal from dirt and moisture.

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                                            5.0

                                            Excelent product for my Recorder

                                            By Yuny

                                            from Walnut Creek, CA

                                            About Me Advanced

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Clean
                                            • Water Tight

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                                Comments about 1040 Micro Case (Clear Black with Colored Lining):

                                                It protects perfectly mi Tascam DR-40

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                                                • No

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