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#1 MNskygazer

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 05:24 PM

Unfortunately, I need to purchase a case that has rollers. I've read about the Pelican case numbers 1610, 1620 and 1650. I hope someone can provide me some information and possibly a picture of their scope in a case.

Thanks, in advance.

#2 Christopher Erickson

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:55 PM

Unfortunately, I need to purchase a case that has rollers. I've read about the Pelican case numbers 1610, 1620 and 1650. I hope someone can provide me some information and possibly a picture of their scope in a case.

Thanks, in advance.


Those are big, heavy cases and are likely overkill for what you need. However they will work fine.

A modern, ultra-light suitcase with hand-cut foam inside might work just as well and be considerably-lighter.

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 10:15 AM

I agree with Chris. I use a rolling case designed for computers. I put foam on the inside. The case is airline compatible and has a hardened outer cover that converts into a observing table. Small and handy. It also has a large computer pocket and accessory pockets. I don't know if this one is still available, but many like it ae available.

#4 Bob Myler

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Posted 28 January 2013 - 09:44 PM

Should cost be a consideration - stop by your local Walmart.

They stock a hard shell, carbon fiber-looking, Jeep-branded carry-on roller-luggage in (two) sizes - sized to possibly fit both the 90 and 125.

Remove their crummy logo - add some die-cut foam - and save yourself some big bucks...

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 12:11 PM

My ETX-125 is in one of Craftsman's SST - Sit, Stand, Tote -

http://www.sears.com.../p-00959627000P

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