Very nicely done!
Here is a list of my lights.
Indeed. That's some excellent DIY battery-holder.
"The World is insane. With tiny spots of sanity, here and there... Not the other way around!" - John Cleese.
My knives and multi tools in a Pelican 1600
Here's a pic of my Pelican.
Last edited by Glock 22; 06-27-2012 at 01:59 PM.
Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path. Psalm 119:105
how are yall cutting the foam to get best results? hobby knife?
all lights: view here (4Sevens, Surefire, Malkoff, Ra Lights, etc.)
Long time lurker, first time poster here. Here's part of my Pelican Case collection. I don't know what it is about Pelican cases, but I sure to like them. My wife thinks I'm strange. I have a few more cases back in the states (I'm stationed in Guam). I just picked up a 1170 for my Surefire lights but haven't got around to plucking the foam. Like many here I'm a firearms enthusiast too.
1700 - AR15 (M4 Magpul MOE setup)
1560 - My airline checked bag.
1510 LOC - My airline carryon bag.
1200 - Beretta PX4 case
1170 - Surefire light case (to be set up)
1120 - Ammo box
1060 - Label Maker Storage
1050 - Junk storage
1040 - TZ Tape Storage
1030 - Junk Storage
1020 - CR123 Storage
1015 - iPhone Case
1010 - CR123 Storage
Boston Terrier that had to be in the picture - Happy
Back on the mainland:
1750 - 2 Remington 870s
1750 - 1 Ruger Mini14 / 1 Ruger 10/22
1200 - AR15 Magazines
Here's part of my Surefire collection that needs to go into the 1170.
Great post Slim. Welcome to CPF.
Those cases can get as addictive as lights!
amateurs practice ‘till they can get it right – professionals practice ‘till they can’t get it wrong
-Mac's customs Copper Tri-EDC in neutral tint
-Mac's customs Copper Tri-EDC in Hi CRI tint
-McGizmo Haiku, 80CRI XP-G Q4, GDuP Hi output converter (modified LE)
-Jetbeam TC-R2 same 80CRI XP-G Q4 mod as the Haiku
All safe inside my pelican 1450. Not pictured is a couple battery caddys, Spark SL6-740NW, 1W laser, and a Benchmade 552 large ritter griptilian.
My SPY 005's in a Pelican 1200 case,
The shiny one next to nano looks like a Thrunite TiKey.
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ok so im buying a 1500 and i want to make two layers of pick n pluck foam. the foam it comes with is the top and bottom and then a thick pick n pluck to fill the center correct? i figured buy it with no foam and then buy the proper set up but where/what do i buy so that i have like two 2 inch pick n pluck layers with a thin solid layer between and then the egg carton on top and bottom?
really appreciate the help guys.
WTB: Solarforce Skyline II switch
WTB: Stor-A-Cell SlimLine CR123 Yellow
I’ve decided thatit really doesn’t make sense to take my big case of lights everywhere, so I putthis briefcase together. She ain’tpretty, as I was using foam pieces together vs starting with a large piece, butit has worked out really well this summer.
I carry a Fenix LODwith a 10440 battery on my key chain, and I EDC a Jetbeam RRT-0 in my pocket.
The briefcase carries:
Sunwayman M10R as my backup EDC
Xeno E03 V3 XML for a AA light if needed (14500 capable)
Sipik SK68 Flood-to-Throw (under Sunwayman) for backup AA (also 14500 capable)
Zebra Light H502 Headlamp
Cabela's XPG™ LED Headlamp as backup
Solarforce L2T w/L2-S9 switch w/5A McClickie , SS bezel, & UCL lens, and Vinh54 XM-L 5000k 7mode 2.7-4.5v pushed at 3.42 amps drop. This is my main light that I belt carry.
EagleTac T20C2 MarkII with the XM-L T6 HO drop. Backup holster light.
Solarforce M8 (driver modded by Vinh) with XM-L T6, 3 level,2.7-4.5v, also pushing 3.85amps for throw
Skyray STL-V2 head with C8 body, XM-L U2 2 level, 2.7-4.5v, pushing 3.85 amps (put together by Vinh) as backup thrower
Dereelight CL1H V4plus DBS aspheric head/lens with a Vinhnguyen54 EZ900 pill pushed at 2.1 amps for extreme distance
Extra XM-L T6 dropfor EagleTac, plus 4 filters
AA adaptor for RRT-0
Clip for H502
Holster for main lights
Holster for throw lights
Lithium battery charger
Solarforce lantern head
Light wand (under lantern)
1 x AAA battery
3 x 10440 batteries
6 x AA Energizer lithium batteries
2 x 14500 batteries
4 x 18650 batteries
4 x RCR123 batteries
Last edited by Kevin1322; 08-04-2012 at 11:22 PM.
"Guns don't kill people. Dads with pretty daughters do."
i have a question....
can you guys help me decide which size case to get for the lights i will be putting into the pelican.
surefire M6, surefire M3t with z48 switch, M3 Head
2 extra battery carriers for M6, couple of spare bulbs for the two turbo heads
what would be the size you would recommend i purchase? 1400 or 1450??
Solarforce P1 / P61
4x surefire CR123 & Battery Carrier
Spyderco Pacific Salt
Maratac Peanut Lighter
PA+ Water Tablets
12" Cable Ring
~12' 550 Paracord with Carabiner
Last edited by Eric242; 08-18-2012 at 06:21 AM.
And while I´m at it.... my 1170 Pelican repacked with my pocket rockets EDC rotation.