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    I'm looking for an inexpensive, off the shelf box for accessories (could use for EPs too possibly).
    Has anyone found something from amazon or a Lowes/HomeDepot/WalMart/Target,....that has worked great for them? Could you share it here?
    I did just get a box for EPs on amazon from CompliantUsername's "Wooden EP Case". But lets face it, often there are lots of little items that need a decent case too, from Colimnation tools, pointers, cables, AP gadgets, and "stuff".
    I imagine there are hundreds of little tool boxes out there, I use some improvised for my Skeet shooting myself.
    Links are greatly appreciated.
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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    This is the one I use myself: 18" x 12-3/4" x 6" Aluminum Case

    And that's what it looks like after I configured it.

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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    There is the Harbor Freight one above and here is one from Amazon.
    Amazon.com: Zeikos ZE-HC36 Medium Hard Case: Camera & Photo
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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    I second the thumbs up on the harbor freight box, I got one on sale and it works great!
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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    I've bought 5 of the aluminum cases from Harbor Freight, Home Depot, and Lowes. They all carried the same brands at one time or another. Harbor Freight is the only one locally carrying the the cases at this time and I just bought 2 more. They work great and the prices are pretty good also. They have two different types at my local Harbor Freight store and they run about $30.00.

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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    Gunfighter,
    did you get the tool holder insert in your cases? I thought this was a great bonus for holding all kinds of cords, flashlights, etc....
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    Default Re: Off the shelf accessory box

    They should rename Harbor Freight -- Harbor Freight and All Things Telescope minus the Telescopes... Almost all of my non-optical accessories come from HF or Frys.

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    Thanks gang!
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    Hi Jim,

    One of the last ones I bought had the tool holder but I didn't need it. So I took it out and put egg crate foam in it's place.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jaetea View Post
    They should rename Harbor Freight -- Harbor Freight and All Things Telescope minus the Telescopes... Almost all of my non-optical accessories come from HF or Frys.

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