Radio/Battery Transport Cases

More and more military customers are facing problems when it comes to taking and/or shipping battery-powered equipment by air, as the packaging does not comply with the regulations for the transport of dangerous goods for road/sea transport (ADR) or air transport (IATA).

Thanks to the 4H2 certified cases from THERMAL CUSTOM PACKAGING our customers have managed to simplify transport, which is then allowed also via cargo aircraft. Some configurations can even be taken on a passenger aircraft when appropriate packing instructions are followed. The same applies to Road/Sea transport.

The Fine Points about Radio/Battery Transport Cases

Whenever you are about to move sensitive equipment such as batteries or radios, you have to be careful about multiple aspects at once. Not only do you need to care for your property, but you also have to adhere to safety guidelines. This means that regardless of the equipment’s size or type, you need to pack and handle it with caution.

But fetching different packing materials can take a lot of time while ignoring the requirements can land you in trouble. As a result, you can’t help but look for a balance between safety and convenience so that you can fulfill all the requirements without undue difficulties.

That’s where exceptional cases and storage solutions come in.

By looking into battery transport cases and radio transport cases, you can safeguard your equipment without jumping through various situations. As a result, you can comply with all safety regulations and secure your investment simply and conveniently.

What is a Battery Transport Case?

A battery transport case is used to move electric and automotive batteries safely and securely. Since common components such as lithium-ion and lead-acid batteries present various hazards during transport, these cases help you lower safety risks whenever you have to move your batteries.

When you are moving batteries from point A to point B, they have a chance of discharging energy or harmful substances into their surroundings. When not encased correctly, these issues can lead to fire, smoke, and heat-related damage. In addition to affecting the battery, these incidents may also harm surrounding property and people.

To prevent such accidents, battery transport cases are created with specific safety risks in mind. With their materials, these cases decrease the chance of damage to the battery or its surroundings.

The overall design of these transport cases can vary on a case-to-case basis. It mainly depends on the type of battery that you want to transport or take with you on a trip.

For instance, if you are moving lithium-ion batteries, you have to pay special attention to their exposure to heat. Similarly, if you are transporting lead-acid batteries, you need to be careful about leakage issues. In all scenarios, purpose-built transport cases address the specific hazards and provide you with an easy route to safety.

What is the Value of Battery Transport Cases?

The cost of obtaining battery transport cases depends on various factors, such as the type of batteries you want to transport. For instance, lithium-ion transport cases are made from high-quality thermoplastics, but they may still cost less than lead-acid battery cases that are lined with acid and alkali-proof material.

The size of your batteries also plays a part. While you can easily obtain single-battery transport cases, larger-sized variations let you move multiple batteries at once. This flexibility is especially seen in transport cases made for lithium-ion batteries. Due to the smaller size of these batteries, you can often move various units within a single transport case.

With that being said, you aren’t always stuck to choose bigger sizes than you need for these cases. By reaching out to the right vendor, you can browse through multiple options and select something that suits your needs.

However, the real value of these cases comes through in the form of their benefits. While these cases offer you an easier way to transport your batteries, it’s the presence of additional advantages that makes them such a sought-after accessory.

These benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Fire prevention.
  • Leakage prevention.
  • Battery damage prevention.
  • Property damage prevention.
  • Regulatory compliance.
  • Easier handling.

Due to these reasons, battery transport cases are considered a critical component. If you are moving batteries or taking additional equipment with you on a trip, you must obtain these cases before moving forward with your planned activities.

What is a Radio Transport Case?

A radio transport case is made to fit specific radio transmitters within a protective material. These cases are specially developed to handle various types of radios and additional equipment within them. Apart from letting you carry your equipment in an easier way, these cases also protect it from daily wear and tear.

It’s because when you use radios on the field, they are exposed to several hazards at once. Issues such as impact, shock, and exposure to weather elements can quickly damage the sensitive equipment’s sensors and overall functions. This presents a clear threat to your investment. But it can also put your safety in jeopardy if you are relying on the radio as a primary communication device.

That is why radio transport cases are specially crafted to address these issues. They can protect your radio from damage during transport through their purpose-built design and usage of specific materials. This ensures that you are not cut off from your communication channels even during intensive trips into the woods or adventurous excursions on the mountains.

These radio transport cases are available in different sizes and specifications. In addition to a heavy-duty plastic exterior, they often also use weatherproof structure and interior foam materials. This design helps you safeguard your radio and its components from harm.

Why Do People Use A Radio Transport Case?

A radio transport case is considered an essential piece of safety gear for anyone who owns these communication devices. In addition to providing you with a single place to store all of your radio-related equipment, it also lets you carry it at a moment’s notice.

But some of the most critical benefits of these transport cases shine through in mobility. Whenever you need to take your radio on a trip or move it to another location, these cases help you achieve that feat without excessive difficulties.

Some of the most common yet critical reasons for using a radio transport case include the following.

  • Weatherproof protection. When you have to rely on the radio for communication, it’s safe to assume that you must be traveling to far-off areas. These cases ensure that your radio equipment remains safe from rain, snow, hail, and other elements of the weather.
  • Waterproof mechanism. Some radio cases also come in a waterproof case that provides optimal protection even under stormy conditions. This makes sure that you can continue your communication in extremely challenging conditions.
  • General protection. Even when you aren’t putting your radio through intensive conditions, it can still be prone to experiencing small shocks and impact with regular handling. A radio transport case can help you keep this wear and tear at bay.
  • Simpler handling. Some radio transport cases come with the ability to store all associated equipment, such as the radio’s charger. This makes sure that you don’t have to scramble around to find the related accessories right before a trip.

Keeping these benefits in mind, it’s essential that you look into a radio transport case before you plan to move your communication equipment. With its ease of use and significant protection, it can help you plan your trip without any unnecessary worries.

With that, take a look at our transport cases brochure below.

Radio/Battery Transport Cases Brochure

A full product summary is available via a downloadable PDF document.

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TCP Battery Transport Cases have various features that make it stand out among the competition.

Customizable Inserts

Batteries fit into safe, isolated slots thanks to sufficient buffering.



Impact-resistant hard case design.



Cases are designed to be stacked on top of each other.


Detachable Hinges

Quick and easy lid removal for unimpeded access.

MIlitary Radio/Battery Transport Case

  • Temperature resistant from -30 up to +80 degrees centigrade

  • Certified with STANAG 4280, DEF STAN 81-41 and ATA 300

  • Dust proof, waterproof (IP65 certified)

  • Automatic air pressure compensation valve

  • Two eyelets for padlocks (0.3 inch)

  • Thirty year warranty *1

  • Stackable, polypropylene (PP) case with rubberized handles.


Case Options

Radio/Battery Transport Case comes with a variety of optional accessories to optimize its usage in a professional setting.

Custom Sizes

Choose the case size and insert it to best fit your mission.


Shoulder Strap

A sturdy, weather resistant, comfortable shoulder strap.


Custom Branding

Contact us today to have your company color, logo and slogan added.

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