Built-in Toughness — Seahorse Watertight Carrying Cases
When you need a tough case to transport sensitive gear, you need one that can endure any environment in the world. Look no further than a Seahorse watertight carrying case. These cases are made to go from one extreme to another.
All Seahorse cases offer watertight, airtight, crush-resistant solutions to your shipping and storage needs. Each case is equipped with a weather-tight gasket-sealed lid closure. The automatic pressure relief valve, located under a latch, activates whenever the latch is opened. If you need instrument panels, their easy-to-install waterproof panels fit both lid and base. The panels come with waterproof O-rings allowing outdoor operation of your equipment.
Standard Features of the SE520
- The rugged, crushproof case body
- Molded-in padlock holes fit standard Master locks and TSA padlocks
- Meets or exceeds IP67 and MIL-STD810F military standard
- Waterproof and dustproof lid seal
- Lifetime guarantee
- Manufactured in the U.S.A.
There are several options…
- Choose latches with optional chrome metal or plastic locks
- Select from several standard colors or select a custom color
- Choose empty, Accuform cubed foam or padded divider interior
- Add openings to the case for I/O or special purposes
- Weatherproof lid and base panels
All of this at an extremely affordable price. Seahorse cases typically cost 40% less than other similarly sized cases. And, they can be customized to meet the needs of your equipment and application. Order from Sierra Cases online or call to speak with a case expert.
Interior Dimensions: 13.5 x 9.9 x 6.0 in
Exterior Dimensions: 14.9 x 12.1 x 6.9 in
Weight Empty/Foam: 4.73/5.38 lb
Buoyancy: 29 lb
Weight Capacity: 50 lb
Meets the airline industry’s ATA-300 specification
The automatic pressure equalization system
Padlock holes (Fits standard size Master locks)
Optional multilayer protective cubed matrix Accuform Foam
Optional Keyed Locking Latches available in chrome metal or non-corrosive plastic
Panel mount drawings
Custom colors and machining are available
Watertight, Airtight, and Crush Resistant
Automatic Pressure Purge System: Seahorse’s Automatic Pressure Purge System guarantees a perfect seal by incorporating its own O-Ring under one of the latches. You will never forget to set the valve since it automatically activates when closing the case. Pressure is released as you open the latch.
Molded-In Padlock Holes: Each case has two molded-in padlock holes to secure your valuables. The padlock holes will accept “TSA” and most standard padlocks.
Accuform Foam: Optional multilayer protective pre-scored cubed foam. Accuform Foam in Seahorse cases consists of a layer of egg crate foam in the lid, a thick cubed foam center, and a 1/2″ thick high-density shock absorbing foam bottom layer.
Padded Divider Sets: Optional (Available only with the SE-520, SE-720, SE-920, and SE-1220). Seahorse’s Padded Divider sets consist of thickly padded, Velcro lined divider “walls” that are adjustable to an infinite variety of configurations, allowing you to provide various sized compartments to protect your valuable equipment.
Waterproof Panel Kit: The Seahorse Panel Kits are used when specific equipment needs to be kept protected even when the case is open. These two plates are made of .063″ brushed aluminum and include screws, one perimeter gasket, and O-Rings for the screws to waterproof the bottom portion of your case.
Keyed Locks: Available with latches with keyed chrome metal locks or plastic non-corrosive locks.
Metal locks are made entirely of chromed steel and keyed.
Plastics locks are molded of ABS Resin, one of the toughest co-polymers available. Keys are also made of Plastic.
Made in the U.S.A.
Lifetime Guarantee*: SEAHORSE CASES are guaranteed against defects in materials and craftsmanship for the life of the case. Cases that have been modified are not covered by this guarantee.
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHTS
Exterior: 14.9 x 12.1 x 6.9″ (38 x 31 x 18cm)
Interior: 13.5 x 9.9 x 6” (34 x 25 x 15cm)
5.38 lbs. (2.44 kg) with Pre-scored foam
4.73 lbs. (2.15 kg) Empty
5.73 lbs. (2.60 kg) with Padded Divider
Shipping Weight: Approx. 7 lbs. (3.18 kg)
Interested in a Custom Color? Contact us for a custom quote.
Our goal is to provide each customer with the perfect case solution. Contact us or give us a call at 619-660-2300 to discuss your case needs.
MSDS available upon request
Drop Testing Certification
Q: What is the SE520 Protective Case?
A: The SE520 Protective Case is a rugged, watertight carrying case designed for transporting and storing sensitive equipment. It is equipped with a weather-tight gasket-sealed lid closure and an automatic pressure relief valve to protect against water, dust, and crushing.
Q: What features does the SE520 Protective Case offer?
A: Some features of the SE520 Protective Case include:
Watertight, airtight, and crush-resistant construction
Automatic pressure relief valve
Weather-tight gasket-sealed lid closure
Molded-in padlock holes that fit standard Master locks and TSA padlocks
Meets or exceeds IP67 and MIL-STD810F military standards
Manufactured in the U.S.A.
Q: Can the SE520 Protective Case be customized?
A: Yes, the SE520 Protective Case can be customized with a variety of options, including latches with optional chrome metal or plastic locks, standard or custom colors, an empty, Accuform cubed foam, or padded divider interior, and special openings for I/O or other purposes. It can also be equipped with weatherproof lid and base panels.
Q: Is the SE520 Protective Case affordable?
A: The SE520 Protective Case is typically 40% less expensive than similar-sized cases from other brands.
Q: How do I open the SE520 Protective Case?
A: To open the SE520 Protective Case, locate the latch on the top of the case. Press down on the latch and lift the lid open. The automatic pressure relief valve will activate when the latch is opened.
Q: Is the SE520 Protective Case water-resistant?
A: The SE520 Protective Case is watertight and meets or exceeds the IP67 standard, which means it is resistant to water ingress when submerged in water up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. It is also dustproof.