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Pelican 1510SC Studio Case (Desert Tan)

B&H # PE1510SCDT Mfr # 1510-007-190
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You Pay: $279.95
Product Highlights
  • Hard Outer Shell
  • FAA-Approved Maximum Carry-On Size
  • Telescoping Handle & Wheels
  • Waterproof, Crushproof, Dust-Proof
  • Chemical & Corrosion-Resistant
  • Durable Stainless Steel Hardware
  • Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve
  • Lid Organizer Maximizes Space

The Pelican 1510SC Studio Case (Desert Tan) provides ample room for your travel needs with a durable, weather-proof design. The case features a durable hard plastic exterior that can stand up to the abuse of travel thanks to its crush-proof design. Additionally, its O-ring seal keeps out dust, dirt, and water so your items remain protected regardless of the weather conditions. Further, the case can even withstand submersion in water thanks it its IP67 rating (1 meter submersion for 30 minutes) without damaging your laptop, clothing, or other critical items thanks to the built-in automatic pressure equalization valve. The rugged polycarbonate shell is also designed to resist harmful chemicals as well as corrosion. The stainless steel hardware and padlock protectors are as durable as the rest of the case.

The 1510SC includes a set of padded dividers and a lid organizer. The foam dividers are easily adjustable for an easy way to customize the case to your needs. The LOC lid organizer optimizes the interior space by providing an easy way to make the most out of the space under the lid rather than having to stuff everything into the bottom section.

Ultra high-impact polycarbonate shell
Open cell core with solid wall design
Double-throw latches
Polymer O-ring waterproof seal
Large fold down handle
2 padlock-able hasps
Automatic pressure equalization valve
Stainless steel hardware
Chemical-resistant, corrosion-resistant, airtight, watertight, dustproof, crushproof
Material Polycarbonate
Type of Closure Double throw latches
Carrying/Transport Options Long side handles, long front handle, retractable extension handle and strong polyurethane wheels with stainless steel bearings
Certifications IP67, DEF STAN 81-41/STANAG 4280
Exterior Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.0 x 13.81 x 9.0" (55.88 x 35.08 x 22.86 cm)
Interior Dimensions (LxWxH) 19.75 x 11.0 x 7.6" (50.17 x 27.94 x 19.3 cm)
Interior Depth Lid: 1.79" (4.55 cm)
Bottom: 5.79" (14.71 cm)
Weight Without Foam: 11.99 lb (5.44 kg)
With Foam: 13.6 lb (7.08 kg)
Pelican 1510SC Studio Case (Desert Tan)
  • 1515 Padded Divider Set
  • LOC Lid Organizer
  • Lifetime Warranty
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    Pelican1510SC Studio Case (Black)
     
    4.8

    (based on 44 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (36)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (8)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Durable (34)
    • Easy to use (18)
    • Compact (12)
    • Good protection (11)
    • Customizable (3)

    Cons

    • Heavy (7)
    • Heavy / bulky (4)
    • Heavy bulky (3)

    Best Uses

    • Travel (26)
    • Weddings (10)
    • Sports/action (7)
    • Landscape/scenery (6)
    • Daily transport (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Pro photographer (23), Semi-pro photographer (9), Photo enthusiast (5), Tech savvy (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
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    4.0

    Another nice case

    By natelarson

    from baltimore, md

    About Me Pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy to Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Travel

      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

      Bought this as my SLR gear case and also to combine with my laptop when I travel. I have another version of the 1510, with the dividers and the mesh lid organizer. This lid organizer is nicer, with plush padding, and fits my laptop perfectly. The only thing that I'm not sure about is the strap, which is supposed to secure the laptop, but with the way that the velcro is positioned, it's not really possible to tightly secure it past the default position. I might sew more velcro in place to be able to tighten it.

      My one suggestion for Pelican is removable pouches that can be placed inside the laptop sleeve when it is not being used to store the laptop. That would make it more versatile.

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      5.0

      Great Product

      By Bob

      from Sleepy Hollow, Illinois

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy to Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

          Pelican is the industry standard and
          offers flexibility. I pack my AF-100
          and lenses in the 1510 and audio gear
          in my second case. They're durable and
          and give me the confidence my gear will
          arrive at the shoot in the same condition as
          it left my office.

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          5.0

          Awesome

          By Alex Zen

          from Woods Hole, MA

          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact
          • Durable
          • Easy to Use
          • Organization
          • Secure
          • Watertight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Travel

            Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

            I put off getting a Pelican case since I thought it was overkill. Until my lenses started growing midlew. I live in a humid coastal area. I have tons of camera bags, but none that will hold everything. The 1510SC works great. I can fit: 2 Canon 5D m3, the 2.8 70-200 with lens hood, 5 more L lenses, a 15mm fisheye and nifty 50mm. (8 lenses in all.) Plus my 15" macbook pro, all of the lens hoods and assesories. I put the whole thing in the back of my SUV with a thick braided cable through the handle of the case and through a connector in the car. I can put locks through the lid and the case is extremely secure. Bought the Pelican silica gel which is reusable. When I travel I can take it carry on and in the hotel I can use the same cable to secure it. The case has simplified what had become a complicated siutation. This is all in addition to being rugged and watertight and all of the other stuff that comes with having a Pelican case. Will probably buy another one for the audio gear and another for the video gear.

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            5.0

            Good organizer and equipment protector

            By Happy Flyfisher

            from New Smyrna Beach, FL

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy to Use
            • Good protection
            • Solid construction

            Cons

            • Heavy

            Best Uses

            • On Site Photography

            Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

            I often take photos at horse shows. This means sand, sawdust, dirt, dust, and, sometimes rain. Pelican cases, this one included, seem to be excellent protection against these elements.

            This case, the 1510SC, turns out to be a great organizer for the equipment I bring on-site. Typically, I might bring:

            - a Nikon D4s with a Nikkor 70-200 2.8 lens,
            - a 13 inch laptop for showing clients their photos
            - a portable backup disk
            - a case of spare CF memory chips,
            - two other lenses for taking fun photos.
            - cables, battery chargers, etc.
            - cleaning supplies
            - a tin of silicon desiccant to keep the contents dry.

            There is plenty of room for everything it is all well protected. I wouldn't throw it off a truck but for any amount of reasonable jostling about, all is ok.

            It fits in the overhead on a plane and the dolly makes it easy to drag it around the airport.

            On site, I encounter deep sand and dirt. I don't worry about the equipment but the dolly is useless in this circumstance. That is not a negative; the wheels on the dolly would have to be about 10" in diameter to keep it from getting mired in the sand. And 10" wheels would not work elsewhere :) So I carry it on site. It is heavy. You need to be sure to eat a good breakfast :) I have been told I can remove the dolly; that would remove a couple or three pounds. I have not tried this yet.

            This is a very good product. It works well for an application like mine. I recommend it highly.

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            5.0

            Insane good

            By Marciolma

            from Ann Arbor MI

            About Me Photo Enthusiast

            Pros

            • Durable

            Cons

            • Heavy
            • Heavy bulky

            Best Uses

            • Outdoor events games
            • Outdoors
            • Travel

            Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

            Very tough
            I have 2 body and 9 lenses plus charger batteries and extras all fit on the case
            it's insane good
            plans for a new one

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            5.0

            Excellent case for Photographers

            By Osboja007

            from Seattle, WA

            Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

            This case is a great for traveling photographers. It offers plenty of storage and fits in the overhead bin.

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            5.0

            LOST WITH OUT IT!!

            By Rock Candy Photo

            from Indianapolis

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Durable
            • Easy to Use
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Travel

              Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

              I travel ALL The time, this has seriously changed the way I travel, I can fit everything I need in it for any professional set up!!! It is ruff and Tuff, and perfect in every way!!

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              5.0

              Everything they say and more!

              By Action Shooter

              from Jackson, MI

              About Me Pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy to Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Family Photos
                • Landscape/Scenery
                • Sports/Action
                • Travel
                • Weddings/Events

                Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                If you want to protect your gear look no further. It has enough room for everything you need for your shoot. And when you get there you'll know it's safe.

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                5.0

                Solid and well built

                By moli

                from Miami, FL

                About Me Pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Solid construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Commercial Photography

                  Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                  I have owned Pelican cases though out the years and have never been disappointed. The 1510Sc is an incredibly well-made case that will take care of your equipment and last a lifetime.

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                  5.0

                  Greatest Case Ever

                  By Israel Thompson

                  from Houston, TX

                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy to Use
                  • Rugged

                  Cons

                  • Limited Space
                  • Moderately Heavy

                  Best Uses

                  • Weddings/Events

                  Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                  From the moment I unpackaged this I knew it was very well made. Pelican stands by their product to the point of not even concerning themselves with padding within the box. Case straight in the original box, and that was it. Easiest unboxing ever.

                  The inner dimensions of the case were clearly advertised, so I wasn't surprised there, but I did have to downsize or sacrifice a few items that used to fit in an older case. That and re-arranging items just the way I wanted to maximize space, took a little while, but well worth the effort.

                  After my first event, the case lived up to its reputation by doing quite well from a 5 foot fall. Not a single internal item damaged and barely a scuff on it. With this thing, I feel very confident my things are safe. Well worth the purchase.

                  Only downsides I can possibly see are:

                  1. Since the case is made out of thick durable material, it does weight quite a bit when it's fully loaded.

                  2. Wish there were more room to squeeze more of my valuables.

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                  5.0

                  $ extra is a bit much for pouches

                  By ML

                  from USA

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Sports/Action
                    • Travel
                    • Video
                    • Weddings/Events

                    Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                    The computer and accessory pouches in the lid are convenient but over-priced extras: a) they are a little big; and b) do not offer much cushioning between equipment and whatever is in the pouches. Better to go with the 1510 without the accessory pouches and figure out another way to carry extra batteries, cards, tablet, external drive, flash, etc.

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                    5.0

                    Take it Anywhere

                    By Jeff W.

                    from Chicago, IL

                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Compact
                    • Durable
                    • Easy to Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Landscape/Scenery
                      • Travel
                      • Wildlife Photos

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      This case is GREAT. I own other pelican products, but this one is a great go to for those things you use the most, and need to take with you everywhere.

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                      5.0

                      perfect case

                      By frosttaner

                      from IRAQ ARBIL

                      About Me Pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Compact
                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Use

                      Cons

                      • Flimsy Construction

                      Best Uses

                      • Travel
                      • Underwater
                      • Video

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      good design,and good case high-quality

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                      • No

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                      4.0

                      versatile + easy to use.

                      By cass

                      from fort collins, co

                      About Me Pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable

                      Cons

                      • Bulky

                      Best Uses

                      • Weddings/Events

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      I like the versatility and security I feel when putting my gear in here. However, I do NOT like the weight it adds nor the awkward handle that is not easily accessible.

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                      5.0

                      Perfect Carry On Case for Video/Photo

                      By Martin Fobes

                      from Huntington Beach CA

                      About Me Pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Compact
                      • Customizable
                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Good Audio Quality
                      • Good Video Quality
                      • Reliable

                      Cons

                      • Heavy

                      Best Uses

                      • Photo
                      • Travel
                      • Traveling
                      • Video

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      Fits my full Sony FS700 package in a reliable carry on case.

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                      5.0

                      This Case is the Bomb!

                      By Matt Blasing

                      from Albuquerque, NM

                      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable

                      Cons

                      • Heavy
                      • Heavy bulky

                      Best Uses

                      • Sports/Action
                      • Travel
                      • Weddings/Events

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      I've been doing more traveling and have been wanting better protection for my gear (especially when doing sports photography). I LOVE my Lowepro messenger bag, but this Pelican 1510SC is bigger, can fit my Canon 100-400mm L, Camera body, Canon 24-105mm L and fisheye 8-15mm L, with plenty of room left for cleaning equipment and other miscellaneous cables and spare batteries. The wheels are a must, and it's actually a tad smaller than my normal carry-on bag I use for clothes, etc. This case is great!

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                      5.0

                      Exactly What I've Been Looking For!!!

                      By Wilco

                      from Boston, MA

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Bulletproof Construction
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Fits More Than Expected

                      Cons

                      • None

                      Best Uses

                      • Weddings/Events
                      • Wildlife Photos

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      I wanted a case that would store all of my gear at home AND ALSO be ready to pack in the car. This case is perfect for that objective. It took me several attempts to find a way to fit everything, but everything does fit:

                      Full frame camera
                      long zoom
                      prime
                      2 medium zooms
                      point and shoot in hard EVA case
                      camcorder in hard EVA case
                      flash
                      3 batteries
                      3 chargers (for all cameras)
                      sc and cf card holders
                      AA (8) battery case
                      rocket blower
                      misc. cords

                      I have not used the top part yet, but I have tried fitting a 15" laptop, and it seems like it will work well. I am considering adding the organizer lid 1519 for times when I don't bring the laptop. Great case. Highly recommended.

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                      5.0

                      Amazing

                      By Mitch

                      from PA

                      Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                      You cant ask for anything better this thing is built for a on the go photographer like me!

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                      5.0

                      Phenonemal

                      By Mark W.

                      from Tulsa, OK

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                          Fantastic upgrade from my backpack bag. Case holds two camera bodies, the 70-200 2.8 zoom, 2 flashes, charger, spare batteries and another L lens, and the lid pouch holds the computer and charger. Everything is tight, but safe and easily accessible. The wheels work well and sure beats carrying the whole thing. The handle feels and fits solid - everything is solid. Latches are solid. The top fits snug and tight. It's heavy, real heavy but that gives peace of mind that my equipment is secure. Overall, i'm very happy.

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                          5.0

                          One Great Camera Case

                          By Anthony

                          from Inland Empire

                          About Me Pro Photographer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Durable
                          • Easy to Use

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Family Photos
                            • Landscape/Scenery
                            • Sports/Action
                            • Travel
                            • Video
                            • Weddings/Events
                            • Wildlife Photos

                            Comments about 1510SC Studio Case (Black):

                            If you've ever used a Pelican case before than you know what you're in for: superb quality and extremely functional. Show up to set or to your photo gig with these and you look professional (even if you're not) I carry this around for every project and it is incredibly versatile with many different configurations of equipment. I use it for both photo and video as well as computer and tablet storage depending on the gig. Yes, these cases can be heavy but you'll be thankful for the weight when you accidentally drop it and discover that everything inside safe and sound.

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