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
Industrial and Commercial applications.
With many years of expertise in the industry, we are confident
we have the
The innovation, durability and high-performance
guarantee that CP Cases is the case provider of choice for
situations. Many of our products are accredited to MIL-STD-810,
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
and label & screen printing. We feel at an advantage with
one roof; cutting down on lead time and bringing that bespoke
detail to our service from start to finish.
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.
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.
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.
More about Amazon Tough Lightweight Cases>>
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
more about Peli Cases >>
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.
more about Bespoke Rotomoulded 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.
more about Flight 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.
more about HPP Cases >>
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
capabilities to design, develop and manufacture the most
support or pack for each individual application involves
processes such as
punching, stamping, CNC routing, hand-forming and
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.
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
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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19" RACK CASES
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
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
Lightweight Racks - ERACK
Now in our third generation, the ERack is a lightweight,
aluminium electronic transit rack, specifically designed
for commercial and
military applications when protection against physical,
electromagnetic hazards are required, and where weight,
portability are critical issues.
ERack benefits from patented new technology.
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
Follow this link to view ERack Compliance Certificate to
IPX5 Test Certificate.
more about ERack>>
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
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
Depending on the total weight of the payload, the
rack mount cooling
(COOL-COLLAR™) extension can be tilted and wheeled as a
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
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.
more about SatRack >>
SatRack 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).
more about SatRack Half Racks >>
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
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.
Tough Lightweight 19" Rackmounts - Amazon Racks>>
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.
more about RackBags >>
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.
more about ProRack >>
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
more about Custom Racks >>
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.
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
more about Probag Range of Bags >>
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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