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    Gun Case

    I am looking for a hard case for my rifle that can withstand the abuse dished out by airline baggage handlers. I have personally seen rifle cases thrown/dropped 10-20 feet onto the concrete tarmac. Does anyone have any suggestions good or bad?

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    I haven't had any probs out of mine. It's the Boyt H51 model. I can't say the same for all the wheels on my luggage though.

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    I think most airline approved cases are built pretty well.
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    I've got a pelican long case 1750 and I haven't had any issues with it.

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    Hard to beat a pelican case.
    I've got half a dozen from binocular sized up to a 1630 and 1750.
    Only had one lock break and they fixed asap
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    Quote Originally Posted by Work2hunt View Post
    I've got a pelican long case 1750 and I haven't had any issues with it.
    X2 for the Pelican.
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