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LightwareC6150 Stand Sack
 
4.7

(based on 41 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (28)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (33)
  • Lightweight (24)
  • Good protection (17)
  • Comfortable strap (12)
  • Compact (9)

Cons

  • Not enough pocket room (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily transport (29)
  • Storage (21)
  • Travel (16)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Pro photographer (26), Semi-pro photographer (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (26)

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4.0

Lightware makes fine stuff.

By MF

from DC

Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

I'm prett much all Lightware. I needed this for some Avenger stands and has room for light panel frames or a background stand set. I was punching thru the bottom of other bags. A two-way zipperwould (two zipper pulls)be welcome of this as a slight improvement.

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5.0

Surprisingly sturdy

By Mike in DC

from Washington DC

Verified Buyer

Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

I'm not carrying c-stands in here, but do have quite a bit of gear in mine and it's handling it like a champ so far. Feels like it's well made and might last me a while. So far a great bag for small stands and random stuff!

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5.0

Good For Air Travel

By HAWKE video

from Somerville, MA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

I travel quite a bit for work, and this is great for consolidating tripods and light stands. It is very tear resistant and light weight. Very happy with it.

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5.0

Really Great for travel.

By Rich the Video Guy

from Somerville , MA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

I found traveling to different parts of the country very difficult, I had bad quality bags that could not hold everything I needed to bring so I would end up paying for extra bags during flights. This bag allows me to fit everything I need in one. Very tough and ideal for stands.

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5.0

Works great

By Dau

from NJ

About Me Pro Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Transport
    • Storage

    Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

    If you need to carry a bunch of large stands or booms, this a great option for a soft bag.

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    • No

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    4.0

    Works

    By Joel

    from Carlsbad, CA

    About Me Pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Uncomfortable Strap

    Best Uses

    • Daily Transport

    Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

    I use this stand sack to carry lighting equipment. It does the job. It doesn't protect your equipment but I wasn't expecting that from a stand sack. The strap isn't comfortable.

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    4.0

    Good bag

    By Michael J

    from Minnesota

    About Me Pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable

    Cons

    • Zipper Design

    Best Uses

    • Daily Transport
    • Storage

    Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

    I use for three large stands, with some room to spare. The zipper goes all the way to the bottom on one end. I kind of wish it didn't. Because of this, you have to close it all of the way every time you use it. Also, there is only one zipper pull. Construction quality is very good.

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    • No

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    5.0

    Awesome stand baf

    By Mb

    from Chicago,Il

    About Me Pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Good Protection

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Daily Transport
    • Storage

    Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

    Super light stand bag

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    • No

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    5.0

    Just what I needed

    By Her2Hats

    from Colorado

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Good Protection
    • Good size
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Transport
      • Storage

      Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

      I can carry my two light stands, a 60" umbrella and a tripod and I still have room for more. This bag is just what I needed. Thanks.

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      • No

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      5.0

      really large

      By DJP

      from Chicago

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Transport
        • Storage

        Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

        The bag is very large and well made. I like that one side has a hard surface because I have had problems in the past with other bags where a light stand causes tearing to start from the pressure on the end of it.

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        • No

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        4.0

        Great simple bag

        By arussarts

        from Washington DC

        About Me Pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable

        Cons

        • Uncomfortable Strap

        Best Uses

          Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

          As a lot of other people have said already, this is a big durable and utilitarian bag. Perfect for a lot of stands and miscellaneous grip gear.

          My only complaint would be that the handles aren't padded. Unlike a lot of other bags you can actually sling this one over your shoulder and when it's loaded up, the handles/straps dig in. Not really much of a complaint.

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          • No

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          4.0

          Solid bag, needs secure closing mechanis

          By Scuba Steve

          from New Haven, CT

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Lightweight
          • Sufficient Space

          Cons

          • No Way To Secure
          • Price

          Best Uses

          • Daily Transport
          • Travel

          Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

          Great bag, can hold up to a beating. Perhaps a little spendy for it is in essence a large sack. The zipper does have a way to stay securely closed, so for airline travel it is iffy.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Looks solid

          By Daniel Valadas

          from Montreal

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Not Enough Pocket Room

          Best Uses

          • Daily Transport

          Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

          Seams to be strong with a large zipper that should last me longuer than my previous cheap one.

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          • No

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          4.0

          HUGE

          By petroshep

          from Houston, TX

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Protection
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Inadequate Protection

          Best Uses

          • Daily Transport
          • Storage
          • Travel

          Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

          I didn't exactly break out the tape measure when I bought this bag, but it is huge. Which is great for me. I would actually consider keeping tripods/light stands in individual cases inside of this bag since it is so big, and doesn't offer a whole lot of protection.

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          • No

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          4.0

          Very Durable

          By Ben Jobe

          from Arcata, CA

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Transport

            Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

            I've had this light stand bag for almost a year and it's still in great shape. It holds 5 large light stands, 2 small light stands, and 2 short stools with room to spare. The straps make it easy to carry, although I wish that they hadn't used a rectangular bracket where the straps meet the bag. The strap material slides into the higher corner of the bracket and gets all bunched up. I keep expecting the bracket to break from all the pressure on that one corner but so far it hasn't.

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            • No

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            4.0

            Great Bag

            By Fort Worth Shooter

            from Fort Worth, TX

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable Strap
            • Compact
            • Durable
            • Good Protection
            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • Not Enough Pocket Room
            • Wish It Had Pockets

            Best Uses

            • Daily Transport
            • Storage
            • Travel

            Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

            I am a pro shooter that works on location a lot. This bag was bought to replace another unpadded stand-bag.

            Owning another Lightware bag (Lightware C6052 52" Cargo Case, Padded (Black)) I had high expectations for this one. After taking it on-location a few times I can say that I am very happy with this construction of this bag. It has strong handles, a lined interior to help protect against moisture, a heavy duty zipper that stands up against the weight you I put in it, and a reinforced bottom-end that will help guard against cuts and everyday wear and tear when I stand the bag up. It is so spacious that it is very easy to over pack making it very heavy, but that in itself is a bonus - you can fit an huge amount of gear in it. Heavy duty and lightweight light stands, floor stands, stingers, softboxes, tripods, mini booms, speedrings...it will hold a lot. Another bonus is that it folds up fairly small if I want to store or travel with it empty.

            It is an unpadded bag with no pockets so you have to be well organized with how you pack your gear and protect it during transport but it is a very well made and I am very pleased with.

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            • No

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            4.0

            Great sling bag

            By atb

            from Tennessee

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

            Reliable and big. Holds a ton of stands and other grip equipment. Lightware is reliable and I'll be buying more.

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            5.0

            Very Good Bag

            By Meko

            from Raleigh, NC

            Pros

            • Comfortable Strap
            • Compact
            • Durable
            • Good Protection
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Transport
              • Storage
              • Travel

              Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

              Larger than I expected, very good quality. Could not believe how much equipment that will go into this bag!

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              • No

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              5.0

              Perfect solution for lightstands & boom

              By Cliff Etzel

              from Eugene, Oregon

              About Me Pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Protection

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Transport
                • Storage
                • Travel

                Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

                Lightware has been around about as long as I have in photography (over 25 yrs now). This was purchased to carry my growing light stand inventory and boom arm for location shooting. Plenty of room for what I need to shoot on location. Well made. What else do you need?

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                • No

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                5.0

                Great Buy!

                By Hypermentality

                from Northern, Indiana

                About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable Strap
                • Compact
                • Durable
                • Good Protection
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Transport
                  • Storage
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Lightware C6150 Stand Sack:

                  This bag comes in very handy!! I use it to carry around 2 Manfrotto tripods, 1 Boom w/tripods along with a few other accessories! Def a good purchase for me!

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                  • No

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