The Pelican 1640 Case has a unique design incorporates a sophisticated pressure valve that allows for equal air pressure inside that case, but prevents water molecules from entering. The latch system allows for quick and easy access to the contents and a when closed maintains a tight seal. The case itself is very durable and is constructed with a very tough Co-polymer Polypropylene. Its internal space is 60.2 x 61 x 35.3 cm. The Pelican 1640 external dimensions are 69.1 x 69.9 x 41.4 cm. The case offers a base depth of 30.2 cm and the lid depth of 5.1 cm. A overall weight of just 17.24 kg (with Foam) makes it the light weight case solution you have been looking for.

Foam Insert Details
1 x Convoluted Lid Foam
3 x Single Layer of open cell Pick'N'Pluck foam
Pick'N'Pluck Foam Height: 9.4cm
Pick'N'Pluck Protective Outer Foam Rim: 2.4cm
Pick'N'Pluck Pre-scored Foam Pieces: 2.6cm x 2.6cm on top through to 9.4cm.
1 x Base Foam
Base Foam Thickness: 2.4cm 



Pelican Products, Inc. (Pelican) guarantees its injection molded products for a lifetime against breakage or defects in workmanship. Pelican injection molded cases are guaranteed to be watertight to a depth of 3.3 feet (1 meter) for 30 minutes (IP 67) if properly closed with undamaged o-ring in place unless otherwise stated. To the extent permitted by law, Pelican's liability is limited to the case and not its contents or foam.


  • Watertight, crushproof, and dust proof
  • Open cell core with solid wall design - strong, light weight
  • O-ring seal
  • Automatic Pressure Equalization Valve
  • Stainless steel hardware
  • Lifetime Guarantee of Excellence


SKU 1640B
Model # 1640-000-110
External Dimensions 69.1 x 69.8 x 41.4 cm
Internal Dimensions 60.2 x 61 x 35.3 cm
Internal Lid Depth 5.1cm
Internal Bottom Depth 30.2cm
Product Weight 17.2 kg
Bouyancy 165.6 kg
Rated Watertight (IP67 Rated)
Wheels Yes
Retractable Handle Yes
Temperature Range (-40c) (99c)
Lockable Yes
NSN 8145-01-5617803
Warranty Info Lifetime Guarantee of Excellence
Made In United States
Rated Watertight (IP67 Rated)
Linear Dimension 182 cm