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Pelican 1560NF Case without Foam (Desert Tan)

B&H # PE1560DT Mfr # 1560-001-190
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Product Highlights
  • Made of Ultra High Impact Copolymer
  • Watertight, Airtight, Dustproof
  • Built-in Pressure Equalization Valve
  • Two Double Throw Latches
  • Padlock Protectors
  • Rubber Over-molded Handles
  • Retractable Pull Handle
  • Built-in Wheels

The Pelican 1560NF Case (Desert Tan) is an unbreakable, watertight, airtight, dustproof, chemical resistant and corrosion proof hard case used to carry any kind of equipment that needs to be protected from the elements. It is made of Ultra-high impact structural copolymer that makes it extremely strong and durable. It has a 0.25" (6.4 mm) neoprene o-ring, two easy-open double throw latches that seal perfectly. It has a built-in automatic pressure equalization valve for changes in altitude or temperature. The case uses stainless steel hardware and has padlock protectors to provide added strength and extra security against cutting and theft. It is carried by a comfortable rubber over-molded top and side handles, retractable pull extension handle and built-in wheels.

The 1560 case is NATO-codified and tested to IP-67 (Ingress Protection) and Def Stan 81-41/STANAG 4280 requirements.

This case has an empty interior.

Construction
  • Ultra-high Impact structural copolymer that makes it extremely strong and durable
  • Empty interior
Built-in automatic pressure equalization valve for changes in altitude or temperature
Temperature rating -10 to +210° F (-23 to +99° C)
Easy open double throw latches
Stainless steel hardware
Padlock protectors provide added strength and extra security against cutting and theft
Carrying options
  • Comfortable rubber over-molded side and top handles
  • Retractable pull handle
  • Built-in 2" hard rubber transport wheels
1560 Case Certificates
  • IP67 (1 meter submersion for 30 minutes) (Ingress Protection)
  • MIL C-4150J (Military Standard)
  • Def Stan 81-41/STANAG 4280
Material Exterior: Ultra-high Impact structural copolymer polypropylene
Interior: Empty
Waterproofing Watertight to 30'
O-Ring sealed
Maximum Buoyancy Floats in salt water with 104 lbs (41.17kg) load
Type of Closure Hinged with double throw ABS latches
Exterior Dimensions 22.06 x 17.93 x 10.43" (56 x 45.5 x 26.5cm) (WxDxH)
Interior Dimensions 20.37 x 15.43 x 9.0" (51.7 x 39.2 x 22.9cm) (WxDxH)
Interior Fitting Empty
Accommodates Equipment that does not require any foam protection such as items already in cases
Carrying/Transport Options Side handles
Top handle
Pull handle
Built-in wheels
Weight 17 lbs (7.71kg)
Pelican 1560NF Case without Foam (Desert Tan)
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    Pelican1560NF Case without Foam (Yellow)
     
    4.8

    (based on 24 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (19)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (5)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Strong construction (16)
    • Very protective (13)
    • Lightweight (9)
    • Stylish (5)
    • Well padded (4)

    Cons

    • Heavy (3)

    Best Uses

    • Transporting gear (12)
    • Protecting gear (10)
    • Storing gear (4)
    • Travel (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Pro photographer (6), Casual photographer (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (17)

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    5.0

    Great seller, product, pricing & postage

    By Sam

    from Sydney, Australia

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

    Product will be used to ensure AV equipment is kept safe & secure whilst travelling to and from events.

    The case is durable, watertight, has wheels and a handle to ensure ease of movement.

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    4.0

    Great Case, Good for Travel

    By Ken

    from Las Vegas, NV

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Strong Construction
    • Very Protective

    Cons

    • Heavy

    Best Uses

    • Protecting Gear
    • Transporting Gear

    Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

    I work in the entertainment industry and travel 200+ days out of the year. This case is a work horse. Carries my tools from gig to gig. If you're taller, this model might not have a long enough pull out handle. You might find yourself wacking your heels with the case as you walk.I've added a nylon strap around the case because TSA seems to have a hard time securing the latches. It's strong, durable and Pelican will fix any damage or replace no questions asked.It's heavier than regular traveling cases, but it's also a Pelican case, so it's worth the extra weight.

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    • No

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    5.0

    Good Enough for Goverment Work

    By SFC C

    from Sinai Egypt

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Strong Construction
    • Very Protective

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Protecting Gear
      • Transporting Gear

      Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Orange):

      I am currently deployed to the middle east and use this case to move around my photo equipment and electronics. This is a solid well bit travel case. I can throw my camera equipment and laptop in this case and move about the desert worry free. The case is able to keep all dust and sand out of it as well as stand up to the abuse from other gear and ammo beating on it. Great case.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Great Protective Tool Box

      By TBori the Electrician

      from West Palm Beach, FL

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Strong Construction
      • Very Protective

      Cons

      • None That I See

      Best Uses

        Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

        This Pelican 1560NF is great to use as a mobile tool box for my Milwaukee M12 set. Protects my tools from getting wet and once I walk away from this Pelican I lock it from theft or unwanted people grabbing my tools without my permission. Well Worth it! This is my third Pelican Box I have bought on B&H for my tools.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Perfect size for travel

        By Eric

        from Jersey City, NJ

        About Me Pro Videographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Good Travel Size

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel

          Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

          I was looking for a case that would be able to fit all of my tools and still not go overweight on the airlines. This case was the perfect size for me. I got everything I needed for a four month trip to China and Russia and it only weighed in around 40 pounds.

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          • No

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          5.0

          I would definitely buy this again

          By WB

          from Toronto, Ontario Canada

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Strong Construction
          • Stylish
          • Very Protective
          • Well Padded

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Protecting Gear
            • Storing Gear
            • Transporting Gear

            Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

            Durable and easy to use. Very well constructed. Would recommend this product to all in my industry.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Gives me peace of mind

            By Brendan the Videographer

            from Suffern, NY

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Strong Construction
            • Very Protective

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Protecting Gear
              • Transporting Gear

              Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

              I added my own pick and pluck foam to the case for use with a Sony PMW-100 XDCAM. Camera fits perfectly with plenty of cushioning and room for accessories, extra batteries and filters.

              I cannot say anything negative about this Pelican case. It's the most durable case I could possibly ask for and it's warranted for the life of the case.

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              4.0

              Quality product

              By Scoot

              from Worcester, MA

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

              Pelican cases are top quality. The only gripes that I do have:
              The lid clasps, I fly with my case a lot and as it comes down the luggage shoot I cross my fingers and hope that the lid stays closed.

              also the flat plastic extension handle for the rollies feels a little 'wobely' with a fully loaded case.

              Even with those things being said. In my opinion there really is no other product that compares with a pelican case.

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              5.0

              Great value quality case

              By bennyt2

              from Perth , Western Australia

              About Me Pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Strong Construction
              • Very Protective

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Transporting Gear

                Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                Safe secure and quality.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Great Case Great Design

                By Angel

                from Victoria BC Canada

                About Me Pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Strong Construction
                • Stylish
                • Very Protective
                • Well Designed
                • Well Padded

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear
                  • Storing Gear
                  • Transporting Gear

                  Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                  I use this case to transport very delicate video gear and this Pelican case does the job very well indeed! I consider it as a must have case for travel or storing gear.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  An excellent suitcase

                  By Ethan

                  from Silver Spring, MD

                  About Me Casual Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Indestructable
                  • Strong Construction
                  • Stylish
                  • Very Protective

                  Cons

                  • Cost
                  • Heavy

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear
                  • Storing Gear
                  • Suitcase
                  • Transporting Gear

                  Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                  A recent trip to the Arctic for work precipitated the purchase of a new suitcase. I've long been a fan of Pelican cases for shipping/carrying scientific instruments, so I decided buy one for myself as a suitcase. With the lid organizer, it's an excellent suitcase. I packed it full and it tipped the scale at just over 20 kg...but, not enough to incur excess charges.

                  I list the weight and cost as cons, but they're modest and totally worth it for the peace of mind and sturdy construction.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Great case for my cameras and lens!

                  By Co-photographer

                  from Denver colorado

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Strong Construction
                  • Very Protective
                  • Well Padded

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Protecting Gear
                    • Storing Gear
                    • Transporting Gear

                    Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                    I am a fashion photographer bringing my camera to unique and interesting places. I needed to upgrade seeing that I've purchased larger, heavier glass and needed room now for lighting equipment cables. It was an upgrade from the 1550. I needed wheels so I could bring my camera case around. This is the perfect new edition to my aresonal of photographic equipment. With the backing of pelican it pays for itself! Highly recommend b&h as well as pelican products. I did purchase the padded divider sets which I recommend to save a little unless the pick out foam works for you.

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Awesome as an air travel tool case.

                    By Frank

                    from Knoxville

                    About Me Casual Photographer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Durable
                    • Easy to use
                    • Strong Construction
                    • Very Protective

                    Cons

                    • Heavy

                    Best Uses

                    • Air Travel
                    • Tool case

                    Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                    I travel every week with tools. Obviously you can't take tools as a carry on, so I need something strong and secure to handle the TSA pounding it is destined to receive. This case Rocks and for such a great price. I am seriously thinking of buying the LOC variation as my luggage!

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                    • No

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                    4.0

                    very affordable

                    By jan

                    from muscat oman

                    About Me Pro Photographer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easily Loaded Equipment
                    • Lightweight
                    • Seals Easily
                    • Strong Construction

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Waterproofing Cameras

                      Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Yellow):

                      Very nice quality and very affordable, surely i will recommend to my friends

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Excellent Product amazing qualitty

                      By Steve BnM

                      from San Antonio TX

                      About Me Casual Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Strong Construction
                      • Very Protective

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Transporting Gear

                        Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                        I use it for an Edirol Video Mixer and three 7 inch monitors, great box

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                        • No

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                        4.0

                        simple and efficient

                        By Delao

                        from Sao Paulo, BR

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easily Loaded Equipment
                        • Seals Easily
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Yellow):

                            I bought the 1560NF for my tools and audio equipment and it fits perfectly the purpose, the lid stays firmly open making easy to use it as a tool box.
                            It is simple and very strong with comfortable handles on two different sides if you don't want to use the wheels.
                            The only thing I did not like is the way the black handle (to use as a wheeled case) is locked while it is not in use, it works fine now but doesn't look as strong as the rest of the moveable parts.

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                            5.0

                            Tough & Durable

                            By Adrian

                            from Murfreesboro, TN

                            About Me Casual Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Lightweight
                            • Strong Construction
                            • Very Protective

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Protecting Gear
                              • Transporting Gear

                              Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                              Tough, Durable and reliable.... nuff' said!

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                              • No

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                              5.0

                              You cannot go wrong with a Pelican Case

                              By Asylum Studio Productions

                              from Raleigh, NC

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Lightweight
                              • Strong Construction
                              • Stylish
                              • Very Protective

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Protecting Gear
                                • Transporting Gear

                                Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Black):

                                I bought this as a combination set with a Portabrace interior designed to work with this case specifically. All I can say is that this is my second Pelican case and I would buy them again in a heartbeat. This thing is made like a tank, yet, not so heavy that it isn't manageable.

                                I am using this case with an AF100 and 3 lenses, 2 batteries, readers, chargers, etc.

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                                • No

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                                5.0

                                awesome !

                                By doublemeatballz

                                from japan

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Desert Tan):

                                      This box is heavy duty the same as my vehicle FORD truck. Awesome !

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                                      • No

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                                      5.0

                                      The Best Suitcase EVER!!

                                      By Mike Hensley

                                      from Big Island, Virginia

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Easy to move around
                                      • Lockable
                                      • Tough

                                      Cons

                                      • None so far

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Protection of anything

                                      Comments about 1560NF Case without Foam (Yellow):

                                      This is going to make the " Best Suitcase Ever " I was so impressed with the one I purchased for my Cameras I figured what a case for clothes and some small items that may get broken such as portable Ham Radio with clothes packed around it.
                                      Will let you know at later date how the Radio survived the trip.

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