What the difference between Pelican and Storm cases?

What the difference between Pelican and Storm cases?

Basically, The Storm cases use a lightweight durable impact resistant HPX shell compare to the extreme impact resistant rigid shell of the original Pelican cases. Pelican describes the Storm cases are more consumer standard, however from what I have seen, they are both equally super tough.

Is Pelican Storm Case waterproof?

Storm Cases™ are designed to protect a wide variety of professional gear and equipment. Most Storm Cases™ have strong, padlockable closures, automatic pressure-relief systems, comfortable carry handles, and tough, unbreakable exterior shells. These cases are watertight, crushproof and dust proof.

What is a Peli Storm case?

A Storm Case is a type of lightweight injection-moulded case manufactured by Peli. Made of high performance, lightweight HPX™ resin, Peli Storm cases offer military grade protection: impact resistance, dust protection, watertight to IP67 certification and extremely durable even at low temperatures.

Are Apache cases any good?

The advertised difference between the two cases, then, is the Apache 2800 is only rated for exposure to low pressure jets of water where the Pelican 1400 is rated for true submersion of up to a meter for durations up to 30 minutes. So let’s test that!…Testing Harbor Freight “Apache” case as protection against the elements.

Apache 2800 Category Pelican 1400
IP65 Rating IP67

Where are Pelican cases manufactured?

The genesis of which comes from their 200,000 square-foot production facility and headquarters in Torrance, California. In addition to the 500 workers in Torrance, Pelican employs over 1,400 worldwide with additional manufacturing facilities in South Deerfield, Massachusetts and Plymouth, Minnesota.

Where are Pelican cases made?

Where are Seahorse cases made?

Designed and manufactured at our Southern California facility, all of our cases proudly come with a lifetime guarantee.

What are Peli cases made of?

A Peli Case is a brand of plastic injection-moulded case that provides an extremely high level of protection.

Is nanuk better than Pelican?

Nanuk cases are made in Canada and run around the same price as Pelicans. Nanuks are very, very tough, but Pelicans are still more crushproof.

Are Apache cases as good as Pelican?

The advertised difference between the two cases, then, is the Apache 2800 is only rated for exposure to low pressure jets of water where the Pelican 1400 is rated for true submersion of up to a meter for durations up to 30 minutes….Testing Harbor Freight “Apache” case as protection against the elements.

Apache 2800 Category Pelican 1400
IP65 Rating IP67

Does the US military use Pelican cases?

Military & Government GSA Pricing Pelican proudly offers protective solutions for the US government and military. Ensuring that our products perform the best in the most punishing environment of all: the battlefield.

Are Pelican cases worth the money?

In my opinion, Pelican cases are worth it when you need the maximum protection possible for your high-value equipment, especially in rugged field conditions. Pelicans are a no-brainer purchase for expeditions, mineral exploration, or rugged filming locations.