ERS – The Case

The first time i have seen a portable Shack was when i made the HAM Radio course in Klagenfurt in Carinthia.

It was in late 2014 i think on the KIDSDAY. A fellow ham operator who is also part of the A.R.E.N.A. group (Amateur Radio Emergency Network Austria) had his portable shack on display.

I am personally a great friend of Portable and nicely packed gear so i wanted to make my own some day. It took almost one and a half year to find the time and will to do so.

I have searched long for a suitable case for my gear. A normal suitcase has the broblem that is has just one lid. Good for transport, Bad for mounting and organizing.

I finally found something called “RACK CASE” wich is a Case Music Guys use to mount and transport their stuff.

You can take of the front and back lid very easily and fast and have a tube. In the front you can control your equipment and in the back you can put throu your cables and connectors.

I found that the company THOMANN has such Rack cases that are not that expencive and are quite good quality for the price.

 

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The good thing is that the case already has mounting holes for the Plates that will be screwed in and in one lid the case has a nice net for putting cables and stuff in.

 

Best wishes Hans