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CP Cases designs & manufactures tough MIL-STD cases, bags and AVM 19 inch electronic rack cases.

For over 50 years, CP Cases has been designing and manufacturing an extensive range of bespoke cases and 19” racks. Predominantly for Defence, Industrial and Commercial applications. With many years of expertise in the industry, we are confident we have the perfect formula.

The innovation, durability and high-performance materials guarantee that CP Cases is the case provider of choice for mission-critical situations. Many of our products are accredited to MIL-STD-810, rated IP65 and carry NATO stock numbers.

Our West London HQ houses a range of in-house skills including rotomoulding plastics, Aluminium, laminating plywood, HPP, textiles, CNC foam machining, and label & screen printing. We feel at an advantage with everything under one roof; cutting down on lead time and bringing that bespoke attention to detail to our service from start to finish.

An extensive selection of options includes climate control (compressor and thermoelectric air conditioning units), EMC shielding; fire resistance, and anti-static capabilities. We are constantly developing and refining our product range, pioneering the most effective preventative solutions for weather resistance, water ingress, rough handling and severe impact. CP Cases' products are available in a wide range of standard sizes, and our UK-based design team can create a custom solution to meet (almost) any application your product requires.


Protective Lightweight Aircraft Cases - AirShip
AirShip is unique in its class, a super lightweight protective case that offers a significant weight saving against size and will achieve weight/volume ratios of better than 20kg/m3. The product is extremely flexible and can be built according to customers’ needs and applications.

It has an outer rugged textile container with a honeycomb polypropylene inner construction and a laminated structure providing rigidity and strength to safeguard the contents. The inner foam case and HPP construction can be hollowed out to meet respective needs and the outer rugged textile container can be equipped with a multitude of different finishes: wheels, shoulder straps, hinged lids etc.

Where weight is the enemy AirShip is the perfect ally allowing single man use and compliance to IATA standards as and when required. The scale of use had no bounds, from a simple carry case design to a range of fully blown complex lightweight cases.

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Tough Lightweight Cases - Amazon Cases

Designed to meet applications in defence, marine, security, aerospace, oil and gas, satellite and telecommunication markets. Amazon are tough, lightweight rotomoulded cases for extreme conditions in desert, field, sea and air. Accredited to MIL-STD-810F and rated IP65. Amazon Cases provide the ultimate protection for your equipment, wherever you are.
Tough Lightweight Cases - Amazon Cases
Ruggedised Amazon Cases are produced using a process called rotomoulding. It’s ideal for making tough, waterproof products, using a high-quality polyethylene polymer that thickens at the edges and corners for extra strength and impact resistance. Amazon cases have been designed to offer exceptional strength to weight and are suitable for military, offshore or other applications where delicate or valuable equipment needs to be transported or stored safely.

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Peli Cases As well as offering the complete range, we can customise cases with sculpted Plastazote foam for your specific application. These cases exceed the highest standards for industrial, airline, military and commercial applications. They are unbreakable and watertight to 9 metres (30 ft) and are unaffected by dents, scratches or corrosion.

Peli Cases As well as offering the complete range, we can customise cases with sculpted Plastazote foam for your specific application. These cases exceed the highest standards for industrial, airline, military and commercial applications. They are unbreakable and watertight to 9 metres (30 ft) and are unaffected by dents, scratches or corrosion.

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Bespoke Rotomoulded Cases CP can design and manufacture rotomoulded cases to meet your exact requirement. With a minimum rin of just 50+ cases, this allows a high level of flexibility in design, from tough utilitarian military containers with moulded-in or fabricated cushioning and partitioning to elegant and functional cases with a

Bespoke Rotomoulded Cases  can be designed and manufactured to meet your exact requirement. With a minimum rin of just 50+ cases, this allows a high level of flexibility in design, from tough utilitarian military containers with moulded-in or fabricated cushioning and partitioning to elegant and functional cases with a "designer" luggage look.

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C P Cases Flight Cases are made to last and have been used for years by all the greats - The Who, Moody Blues, Pink Floyd, Status Quo.

Flight Cases are made to last and have been used for years by all the greats - The Who, Moody Blues, Pink Floyd, Status Quo.
ProCase is made from 9mm Finnish Birch Ply glued, pinned and riveted for durability. Transit T2 is made from 6mm Finnish Birch Ply with a unique suite of hardware. The T2 is also available in Honeycombed Poly Propylene to give a 30% reduction in weight.

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HPP Cases from C P Cases

HPP Cases. CP is always striving to find new innovative ways to manufacture its cases and with our honeycombed polypropylene (HPP) we can manufacture tough flight cases that are much lighter than traditional plywood. Cases made with 6mm laminated HPP offer exceptional strength with an often vital weight advantage.

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Foam Protection - Foam Inserts
Foam inserts are an essential part of protective packaging, surrounding and supporting the product itself. The selection of appropriate foam types and densities is critical in ensuring the safety of a case contents.

Foam Protection - Foam inserts from C P CasesOur capabilities to design, develop and manufacture the most effective foam support or pack for each individual application involves processes such as punching, stamping, CNC routing, hand-forming and sculpturing. Foam inserts and protection are used with the whole range of protective cases we market and the different uses are boundless; from weapons cases and camera cases to medical drawer cases and instruments.

We apply the client requirement first and the resulting protective case or bag, see our rugged textiles, is the ideal solution. Our many years of experience are brought to bear when advising customers on equipment support, layout and requisite attenuation against shock, impact and vibration. more information>>

Protective bags - Rugged Textiles

CP Cases’ rugged textile products protect portable electronics equipment, surgical and analytical instruments, professional broadcast cameras, audio apparatus, engineering tools, personal equipment for defence and security professionals and many other applications where the user is looking for a light-weight protection option.

Our design and manufacturing processes deliver the finest customised solutions for protecting personal equipment during use and transit. Mostly made-to-measure, CP Cases also offers a superior range of standard off-the-shelf items for professional equipment. The UK based design and textiles teams, using the latest CAD pattern-making tools, are able to present clients with a full design service from initial concept sketches through detailed renders right up to production prototype samples and finally full production.

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Whatever the level of protection needed for your 19 inch electronic equipment CP Cases can manufacture a dependable rack mount case to meet your application. CP produces 19 inch racks that can be fitted with compressor or thermoelectric air conditioning systems or made from antistatic, flame retardant materials. CP can also manufacturer 19 inch racks that are EMC and TEMPEST shielded.

Our Racks are IP rated from IP54 to IP65, in fixed rack rail or anti-vibration mount options to withstand maximum shock and vibration.19 inch racks are available in standard Unit sizes, with scores of options or customised to meet your exact specification.

Lightweight Racks - ERACK

Now in our third generation, the ERack is a lightweight, 19" ruggedised aluminium electronic transit rack, specifically designed for commercial and military applications when protection against physical, climatic and electromagnetic hazards are required, and where weight, strength and portability are critical issues.
Lightweight Racks - ERACK - C P CasesERack benefits from patented new technology.

The external container has an innovative folded rim design, which eliminates the edge extrusion and makes the case stronger, lighter and more resistant to ingress by water and dust. The internal chassis frame is supported by special mounts which protect against shock. ERack is up to 30% lighter than other rack cases in its class. Follow this link to view ERack Compliance Certificate to MIL-STD-810 and IPX5 Test Certificate.

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Rackmount Collar AC Unit Features - COOL-COLLAR

The COOL-COLLAR™ for 19" Racks is a rack mount cooling product which creates an airtight and waterproof seal to allow the AC unit to function in extreme conditions. Where a greater cooling requirement is needed, two COOL-COLLARs with AC units can be fitted to both the front and rear of the rack.

Thermoelectric Air Conditioning units are available up to 700W which can be fitted to 12U racks and COOL-COLLARs. Thermoelectric Air Conditioners are based on the Peltier effect and have no moving parts, except for axial fans. There is no mixture between cooled air within the rack and external ambient air.

Depending on the total weight of the payload, the rack mount cooling (COOL-COLLAR™) extension can be tilted and wheeled as a complete unit. The maximum depth of equipment that can be fitted in a 610mm rack (when not in the lowest position) is 750mm. The COOL-COLLAR™ can also be attached to a rack without an AC unit installed, to extend the maximum depth that can be used to 800mm.

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Lightweight Portable Cases - SatRack

Lightweight Portable Cases - SatRack - C P Cases

The 19" SatRack represents a leap forward in 19" portable rack design that allows high levels of protection for the transportation of 19" equipment as checked airline luggage. This novel design rack case is available in standard sizes of 3U, 4U and 5U versions with a 480 or 610mm deep, lightweight welded aluminium frame, which is fully compatible with UK or US 19-inch rack-mountable equipment. Specially designed for satellite uplinks and other applications where 19-inch electronic equipment needs to be transported and deployed without damage.

This ultra-light 19" SatRack weighs just 8Kg for the 4U version and allows secure transportation of mobile electronics systems as checked baggage whilst providing high levels of protection from shock and vibration. Conforms to IATA guidelines for checked-in baggage.

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SatRack Half Racks casesSatRack Half Racks are available in ˝ rack sizes in a range of U heights and frame depths. The SatRack internal frame is mounted on 8 anti-vibration mounts to offer exceptional protection in transit and deployment. The body shell is constructed from thermo-formed 10mm honeycomb polypropylene (HPP).

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Tough Lightweight 19" Rackmounts - Amazon Racks
A lightweight high tensile aluminium frame, suspended by elastomeric anti-vibration mounts, provides superior ‘sway-space’ between the frame and the outer container and is the best possible way to safeguard delicate equipment.

More robust and stainless-steel variants are custom-made for heavy payloads and corrosive environments. The Amazon 19" Racks are highly resistant to impact and drop/shock, temperature extremes and vibration, as well as water and dust ingress. And can be modified to include features such as flame retardant, anti-static and low infrared reflectivity.

All Amazon 19″ Racks have a user-adjustable inner rack chassis that can be positioned 25mm forward or back from its central position to allow the accommodation of varying front panel and rear wiring needs.

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RackBags from C P Cases

RackBags are stylish, lightweight and splash resistant. Complete with two zipped ends for easy access and featuring high strain webbing hand strips, adjustable shoulder strap with non-slip pad and external zipped pouch for cables and manuals. Rack fixings on the front and rear with rack to rack depth of 420mm and complete with panel fixing screws in 2,3,4 and 5U heights.

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ProRack cases from C P Cases

ProRack has been the first choice of 19” rack from Iron Maiden to Phil Collins for a reason; it’s tough with a quality of finish unsurpassed. The ProRack comes with a fixed rail or suspension mounted on 8 rubber anti-vibration mounts. Both come in a professional black plywood finish with wheel boards and support shelves also available.

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Custom Racks - from C P Cases Custom Racks - Our designers and engineers are especially skilled at producing innovative solutions to customer problems. We will look at creating a special 19” rack for your application.

If you are looking for special items such as TEMPEST, EMC or Air Conditioning then please contact us directly
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CP understands that broadcast equipment is sensitive and valuable so therefore produces a specially designed range of professional broadcast products to meet these very needs.

ProBag is our standard range of protective bags for the broadcast professional offering a superior level of protection and piece of mind. CP also produces a stylishly finished aluminium case range. These cases are the finest balance between advanced protection and an optimum finish.

Probag camera and accessory bags from C P Cases

Probag camera and accessory bags for broadcast professionals were launched after extensive consultation with equipment manufacturers and end-users. With the emphasis on innovative design, safe handling and value for money, the bags include many innovations, such as the hard, rigid, lightweight shell, which gives case-like protection in our camera bags.

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CP Cases Offers a complete design service for OEM product protection. In situations where products have to be protected within specific parameters for multi-trip or operational use, their designers will provide the optimum value for money solution.

The design office is equipped with Mac and PC hardware, coupled with powerful software, including Solid Works 2008, AutoCAD, InDesign and Photoshop.

CP Cases can work with you, from design concept through customer user groups, to prototyping and production, choosing from a variety of processes, including rotomoulding, blow moulding, injection moulding and vacuum forming in a wide range of materials.

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Products/Services :

  • 19" Racks, Cabinets and Enclosures
  • Aluminium Flight and Storage Cases
  • Amazon Racks
  • Bespoke Light and Heavy Weight Transit Cases
  • Broadcast Protective Cases and Bags
  • Cases
  • COOL 19" rack Climate Control
  • Dangerous Goods Packing
  • Defence Standard Packing
  • EMC Shielding
  • Enclosures
  • Export Packing
  • Flight Cases
  • Hard Protective and Transportation Equipment Cases
  • MIL-STD 810 Rated IP65 Cases
  • Packaging - Containers - Cases - Boxes
  • Packing
  • Plywood Cases
  • Protective Operational Transit Cases
  • Protective Packaging
  • Rack Cabinets
  • Rack Mount Cases
  • Roto Moulded Cases
  • Ruggedised Aluminium Electronic Transit Rack
  • Tempest Security Systems
  • Tempest Shielding Rack Enclosures
  • Tough Lightweight 19" Rackmounts
  • Transit Packaging
  • Warehousing - Handling

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