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Pelican1500 Case with Foam (Yellow)
 
5.0

(based on 143 reviews)

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    (136)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

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    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Strong construction (130)
  • Well padded (119)
  • Very protective (118)
  • Lightweight (51)
  • Stylish (42)

Cons

  • Heavy (12)
  • Heavy / bulky (7)

Best Uses

  • Protecting gear (120)
  • Transporting gear (119)
  • Storing gear (94)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Pro photographer (32), Semi-pro photographer (30), Photo enthusiast (27), Casual photographer (13), Film professional (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (107), Yes (5)

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5.0

It's a Pelican

By thehouseofdon

from Las Vegas, NV

About Me Pro Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Protecting Gear
    • Storing Gear
    • Transporting Gear

    Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Yellow):

    I love these cases. They are sturdy and I can mold them to my gear. If you never had one, get one. Everything fits snug and I dont have to worry about my cameras or lenses getting damaged in transport.The only hang up I have is that I like to reorganize things or I get new gear and then want to change up how everything fits. So at that point I have to order new foam. But I guess those are the quality problems associated with buying new gear.

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    • No

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    5.0

    Excellent Hard Case

    By MatthewMPP

    from Mesa, AZ.

    About Me Casual Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

          This case is a great way to protect delicate gear. Pelican is the best at what they do.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Durable, easy to customize

          By Nic

          from San Jose, CA

          About Me Photo Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Strong Construction
          • Very Protective
          • Well Padded

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Protecting Gear
            • Storing Gear
            • Transporting Gear

            Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Desert Tan):

            I'm using this for all of my photo/action cam equipment. The pick 'n pull foam is great, and it's easy to custom fit these cases to your needs. You can also tell that your items will be safe - the case is durable and well-constructed.

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            • No

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            5.0

            A comfortable level of protection

            By photo man

            from Oakdale, CT

            About Me Photo Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Strong Construction
            • Stylish
            • Very Protective
            • Well Padded

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Protecting Gear
              • Transporting Gear

              Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Yellow):

              I purchased the 1500 case to carry delicate optical and photographic instruments, and the ruggedness of the case is very reassuring with the delicate instruments in side. While extremely rugged, the weight is not excessive due to the moderate size of the case. I like it that it is available in non common colors such as yellow. It makes it easier to locate the case in the presence of standard color (usually black) cases in situations like claiming the bag at an airport baggage turnstile. I would suggest adding other colors like blue and red.

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              • No

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              5.0

              1500 Case with Foam (Black) by Pelican

              By TOMas

              from chicago

              About Me Photo Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Strong Construction

              Cons

              • Heavy

              Best Uses

              • Transporting Gear

              Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

              1500 Case with Foam (Black) by Pelican

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              • No

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              5.0

              Just what I wanted!

              By Omnigun

              from Daytona Beach

              Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

              The case is tough, the pick and pluck foam was just what I wanted. Everything I needed in one BEST Priced package! I fit 6 body mics, the routers and the batteries! Thanks B&H!

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              5.0

              probably nuke-proof

              By Lee G

              from Brooklyn, NY

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Strong Construction
              • Very Protective
              • Well Padded

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Protecting Gear
                • Storing Gear
                • Transporting Gear

                Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                I use this to hold all my A/V gear for recording comedy shows – camera, audio recorder, projector, mic – the customizable foam keeps everything snug and these things are incredibly tough and well built.

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                5.0

                One awesome case

                By Sam Spade

                from Atlanta

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Strong Construction
                • Very Protective
                • Well Padded

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Protecting Gear
                • Storing Gear
                • Transporting Gear

                Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                The quality of this case is outstanding. This case is perfect for flying with. The airlines can beat the hell out of it and your stuff comes out the other side without so much as a scratch. And the $[*] price tag is the best I could find. They shipped this to me in just two days with the regular shipping. You just can't beat this deal.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Does What it States

                By Underachiever

                from Des Moines, IA

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Strong Construction
                • Very Protective
                • Well Padded

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear

                  Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                  I used the case to protect a mobile projector. I was able to fit the projector, remote control and cables into it. For the Pick n' Pluck foam, start out with a small area first. You can always rip more of it out later.

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Excelent..!!

                  By Guido ....

                  from BA, Arg

                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Strong Construction
                  • Stylish
                  • Very Protective
                  • Well Padded

                  Cons

                  • Heavy

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear
                  • Transporting Gear

                  Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                  I have a set of 5 lenses... transportation and rent...

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Save your gear

                  By bwvideo

                  from Albuquerque, NM

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight
                  • Strong Construction
                  • Very Protective
                  • Well Padded

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear
                  • Storing Gear
                  • Transporting Gear

                  Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                  bought two of these cases to fill with Optoma Projectors. The projectors fit great after removing the pull-out foam. Anyone with professional gear that needs to travel must have some of these cases.

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                  • No

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                  4.0

                  Very protective

                  By Rnobar

                  from Nashville

                  Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                  The case is great for many types of equipment.

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                  5.0

                  Excellent Protection For Your Equipment!

                  By Jumping Joe

                  from Iola, Kansas

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Lightweight
                  • Strong Construction
                  • Very Protective
                  • Well Padded

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Transporting Gear

                    Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Orange):

                    We use the Pelican 1500 to store our color analyzers. They allow us to ship or carry-on when flying to locations for service. The best protective case I have ever found!

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Great for Sensitive and Odd-Shaped Gear

                    By DSW90S

                    from Boulder, Co

                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Lightweight
                    • Strong Construction
                    • Very Protective
                    • Well Padded

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Protecting Gear
                      • Transporting Gear

                      Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                      Easily configured for protecting sensitive astro photo gear. The perfect case for my needs. Will likely buy another.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      These cases are the best

                      By Maine birder

                      from Maine

                      About Me Casual Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Lightweight
                      • Strong Construction
                      • Very Protective
                      • Well Padded

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Protecting Gear
                        • Storing Gear
                        • Transporting Gear

                        Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                        These are great for protecting anything when you work on the water. Sturdy and waterproof.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        I would buy this product again

                        By Buck

                        from North Carolina

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Strong Construction
                        • Stylish
                        • Very Protective
                        • Well Padded

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Protecting Gear
                          • Storing Gear
                          • Transporting Gear

                          Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                          Durable
                          Lightweight
                          Well padded

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                          • No

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                          5.0

                          I would buy this product again

                          By Buck

                          from North Carolina

                          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

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

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Protecting Gear
                            • Storing Gear
                            • Transporting Gear

                            Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Orange):

                            Lightweight
                            Durable

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                            • No

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                            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Top Notch as always!

                            By jcpjr

                            from Orlando, Fl

                            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

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

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Protecting Gear
                              • Storing Gear
                              • Transporting Gear

                              Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                              The product is as advertised...high quality. But the real reason for purchasing at B&H is the speedy shipping and handling along with the competitive pricing. It's the only place to start shopping for photography gear of all kinds. Thank You....jp

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                              5.0

                              Best case I've ever purchased

                              By RiefinHD

                              from New York, N.Y.

                              About Me Pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Strong Construction
                              • Very Protective
                              • Well Padded

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Protecting Gear
                                • Storing Gear
                                • Transporting Gear

                                Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Black):

                                I'm a freelance traveling photographer and this is the best case I've ever used. It's durability is phenomenal! I don't have to worry about anything getting broken in transit. I can securely lock it up when I need to check it on planes. It has enough space for both my cameras, external flash and three main lenses. Definitely a great buy in my opinion.

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                                • Yes

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                                4.0

                                Pelican Is a Standard

                                By Sportzguy

                                from Utah

                                About Me Pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Lightweight
                                • Strong Construction
                                • Very Protective
                                • Well Padded

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Protecting Gear
                                  • Storing Gear
                                  • Transporting Gear

                                  Comments about 1500 Case with Foam (Desert Tan):

                                  There should be a Pelican case for everything you need to store safely or travel with.

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                                  • No

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