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Anvil ATA cases have been the industry standard for more than 50 years. Designed to meet or exceed the Air Transportation Association Specification 300, Category 1, these cases are renowned for their durability and maximum protection against shock and vibration. They are also waterproof. Case walls are made of plywood and covered in aluminum. Anvil ATA cases can be manufactured with aluminum fittings and steel hinges and latches.

These cases are available in 1/4″, 3/8″, or 1/2″ construction. Anvil ATA cases can be customized with ester foam or ethafoam interiors that are shaped around equipment and provide protection and security.


  1. ¼”, 3/8” or ½” Construction

  2. Full-length steel piano hinge (when specified)

  3. Tapered aluminum edging

  4. ABS plastic, aluminum, fiberglass or carpet exterior laminate

  5. Steel recessed handles (size permitting)

  6. Tongue-in groove valance

  7. Steel split rivets

  8. Steel recessed latches (size permitting)

  9. Steel ball corners (size permitting)

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Common Ata Case Customizations

  • Ester Foam or Ethafoam Custom Interiors
  • Shock Mount Rack Systems
  • M.I.C.S.TM – patented Modular Interlocking Case System
  • Lift Case System – Self-contained Pneumatic or Electric Lifts
  • Locking Latches – Twist Keylock or Twist Hasp Latch
  • Heavy-Duty or Super Heavy-Duty Casters
  • Tool Pallet and File Folders
  • Stencil or Silk Screen with Company Logo
  • Trap or Access Doors
  • Roll-in Ramps
  • Rubber Feet
  • Card Holders and Shipping Label Plates
  • Stacking Steel Ball Corners
  • Aluminum Tube or Wood Forklift Skids
  • Pressure Relief Valve
  • Water-resistant Treatment
  • Case Wraps


Anvil ATA Cases are designed to meet the following certifications. The Custom Case Group can test and certify to additional certifications to meet your requirements.

  • ATA Specification 300, Category 1
  • MIL-STD 810 C & D