Mil-Spec Carrying Cases


Transporting sensitive military equipment from point A to point B across rough terrain requires a carrying case that’s up to the task. That’s why it’s important to work with a company that not only understands how to produce rugged case solutions, but also understands strict military specifications (Mil-Spec). 

Mil-Spec Carrying Cases from Packaging Strategies Incorporated

When it comes to manufacturing high-quality Mil-Spec carrying cases quickly and within budget, there’s only one name to trust – Packaging Strategies Incorporated. We have years of experience working with multiple branches of the U.S. military and we are also a 9001 ISO Certified and Registered company familiar with the requirements of government contracting. Our engineers will work with you to ensure your custom case solution is in full compliance with Mil-Spec. We’re capable of creating one or 1,000 pieces – the choice is yours.


  • In-House Design – Our in-house design and prototyping services and 3D modeling equipment allow us to custom craft rugged case solutions designed to your exact specifications.
  • Custom Cushioning SystemsIn-house 3D modeling is used to build a fully-customized cushioning systems for superior protection.
  • Low-Cost Structuring – We were founded for a simple reason –  to manufacture a higher quality product faster and cheaper than the competition. Our custom Mil-Spec carrying cases combine technical expertise with low cost to meet Best Value requirements. Packaging Strategies Incorporated guarantees on-time delivery at the lowest cost value.
  • Rigid Testing Standards – Shock and environmental testing are used to evaluate all Mil-Spec cases and ensure your sensitive equipment arrives in perfect working order.
  • Biggest NamesWe have formed relationships with the best cases companies around, including Pelican Hardigg, Storm, and SKB. 



Common Military Specifications for Carrying Cases 

The following are some of the most common military specifications (MIL-SPECS) used by Packing Strategies Incorporated for constructing and evaluating military carrying cases. 

  • FED STD-101 Federal Test Method Standard, Test Procedures for Packaging Materials
  • MIL-C-4150J Transit and Storage, Waterproof and Water-Vaporproof
  • MIL-HDBK-304 Military Standardization Handbook, Package Cushioning Design
  • MIL-P-116 Preservation Methods
  • MIL-PRF-28800 Test Equipment for use with Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • MIL-STD-130 Identification Marking of US Military Property
  • MIL-STD-648 Design Criteria for Specialized Shipping Containers
  • MIL-STD-454 Standard General Requirements for Electronic Equipment
  • MIL-STD-648 Design Criteria for Specialized Shipping Containers
  • MIL-STD-794 Parts and Equipment, Procedures for Packaging and Packing
  • MIL-STD-810 Environmental Engineering Considerations and Laboratory Tests
  • MIL-STD-810G Environmental Test Methods and Engineering Guidelines
  • MIL-STD-1472 Human Engineering Design Criteria for Military Systems, Equipment and Facilities
  • MIL-STD-2073 DOD Standard Practice for Military Packaging
  • MIL-T-4734 Transit Cases for Ground Electronics Equipment (USAF)
  • MIL-T-21200 Test Equipment for use with Electronic and Electrical Equipment
  • MIL-T-28800 Test Equipment for use with Electrical and Electronic Equipment

This list is not exhaustive. Our capabilities include other, less frequently used military specifications as well.