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Zarges K470

Quality Aluminium Cases.

High performance metal cases / containers

Zarges are widely regarded as the leading prefabricated aluminium cases available, with the K470 cases being the company’s premium offering. Being durable and with strong metal stacking corners, Zarges K470 containers are ideal where extreme rough handling may occur.

Used in wildly differing applications, from transporting football kit to international air freight, these aluminium cases are also resistant to water vapour and rusting.

01: Why Use Zarges K470 Aluminium Cases?

Aluminium containers, transit cases and kit skips suitable for a wide range of applications

Zarges K470 cases are widely regarded as being the market leading aluminium cases available today. With an extensive range of benefits, aluminium cases offer a lightweight yet durable solution for storing or transporting vital items or specialist equipment.

Manufactured in Germany using the same high quality aluminium material that is also used to manufacture the Zarges Eurobox cases, the Zarges K470 aluminium case range offers optimum performance across an unlimited range of applications.

Available in a wide range of sizes, the Zarges K470 range can be customised to suit any individual requirements. With additional plastic insert trays, plus the option of custom foam inserts manufactured by GWP, Zarges cases can be customised to subdivide any products, tools or equipment.

If you are transporting items (particularly via air freight) then please ask a member of our team for free, no obligation quote on suitable Zarges K470 cases.

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I need to carry all sorts of fragile and sensitive equipment, from comms gear to medicines. Without GWP’s protective case, I would not only have risked damaging important kit, I could imperil an entire expedition. The cases were light, strong & reliable, a must-carry on any expedition.

C. Downey | Polar Guide

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    02: Key Benefits of Zarges Aluminium Cases.

    Premium aluminium cases combining strength with ease of use

    There are a number of considerable advantages to your business of using aluminium cases / containers.

    In summary, these are as follows:

    Features and benefits of Zarges K470 cases at a glance

    • Extremely lightweight
    • Metal corners for stacking strength
    • Rigid & incredibly durable
    • Impact and shock resistant
    • Easy to carry- comfortable handles
    • Manufactured using aluminium- rust and corrosion resistant
    • Secure snap fasteners
    • Stainless steel hinges
    • Can be supplied with additional plastic insert trays
    • German engineered for high performance

    For further details of how this can make a tangible difference to you and / or your business, please continue reading below.

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    03: Applications / Images.

    Image gallery highlighting typical applications / uses for Zarges K470 aluminium cases

    Predominantly used as flight cases, Zarges aluminium cases are ideal for air freight and whilst transporting equipment overseas. Please see below for typical examples and applications of the Zarges cases. Click on the thumbnail for a larger image.

    04: Features.

    Additional features of the Zarges K470 range

    Due to being manufactured with aluminium, Zarges cases are ideal for both cold and hot weather applications, therefore Zarges cases can withstand extremes of temperatures including freezing conditions and hot temperatures.

    Besides this, aluminium cases supplied by GWP Protective are resistant to water vapour, rust and corrosion, therefore, they can survive extreme cold and wet conditions.

    The Zarges K470 range offers high levels of protection for storing and transporting items. The high-quality aluminium exterior protects internal items against shock and impact ensuring that all products are kept undamaged when in transit.

    Please continue reading below for full table detailing key information for each of the specific models within the K470 Zarges case range.

    05: Video.

    See Zarges cases in action

    For further information on the features and benefits of the Zarges cases, please watch the short video below.

    Please note: this video features the Zarges Eurobox range, which offers most of the same features / benefits as the Zarges K470 cases.

    Zarges K470 datasheet

    Summary Info / Datasheet

    Download the PDF Datasheet to view detailed information on the various features and applications, or see a full list of sizes & model details.

    07: Zarges K470 Size Chart.

    A table of sizes, weights, part numbers and colour options

    Please see below for a full list of model numbers, sizes and additional information, or alternatively download the datasheet above for the information in PDF format

    SKU / Case Ref. Internal Size (mm) External Size (mm)
    Zarges 40835 350 x 250 x 150 400 x 300 x 180
    Zarges 40677 350 x 250 x 310 400 x 300 x 340
    Zarges 40810 550 x 350 x 150 600 x 400 x 180
    Zarges 40568 550 x 350 x 220 600 x 400 x 250
    Zarges 40678 550 x 350 x 310 600 x 400 x 340
    Zarges 40564 550 x 350 x 380 600 x 400 x 410
    Zarges 40849 550 x 550 x 220 600 x 400 x 250
    Zarges 40859 550 x 550 x 380 600 x 600 x 410
    Zarges 40836 550 x 550 x 580 600 x 600 x 610
    Zarges 40837 600 x 430 x 450 650 x 480 x 480
    Zarges 40838 600 x 560 x 300 650 x 610 x 330
    Zarges 40839 600 x 560 x 440 650 x 610 x 470
    Zarges 40840 660 x 600 x 350 710 x 650 x 380
    Zarges 40841 690 x 460 x 380 740 x 510 x 410
    Zarges 40842 690 x 460 x 340 740 x 690 x 370
    Zarges 40843 690 x 460 x 430 740 x 690 x 460
    Zarges 40565 750 x 550 x 380 800 x 690 x 410
    Zarges 40566 750 x 550 x 580 800 x 600 x 610
    Zarges 40844 780 x 480 x 520 830 x 530 x 550
    Zarges 40845 900 x 480 x 400 950 x 530 x 430
    Zarges 40846 900 x 640 x 450 950 x 690 x 480
    Zarges 40567 950 x 450 x 380 1000 x 500 x 410
    Zarges 40847 1150 x 350 x 150 1200 x 400 x 180
    Zarges 40580 1150 x 750 x 480 1200 x 800 x 510
    Zarges 40848 1350 x 400 x 220 1400 x 450 x 250
    Zarges 40875 1550 x 550 x 465 1600 x 600 x 495

    Summary Info / Datasheet

    Sizes, weights, part numbers and more

    Please see below for a full list of model numbers, sizes and additional information, or alternatively download the datasheet above for the information in PDF format.

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    07: GWP Protective.

    An independent aluminium case supplier

    GWP Protective have been supplying high quality aluminium cases – including the Zarges ranges as well as custom built flight cases – to businesses just like yours for more than 25 years.

    However, unlike many other case suppliers, GWP are independent. This not only means that you can source a wider range of cases from a single supplier than anywhere else, but you can also be certain that you will receive unbiased advice on the best type of case for your needs.

    But GWP are more than just another case supplier.

    In fact, the main part of GWP’s business is the creation of custom foam inserts, improving the performance of any protective case (and therefore the protection for your items) considerably.

    And be sourcing the case and foam together, whilst also working alongside a team of specialist designers, the compatibility and quality will be higher than you can find anywhere else.

    If you need the highest levels of protection for your products or tools, are suffering from high shipping costs, or simply need your business to look more professional, GWP can help.


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    Find out more about Zarges K470 cases

    A member of our team will be more than happy to help with any technical information required, to supply a no obligation quote or to discuss alternative options if the Zarges K470 isn’t 100 percent perfect for your specific application. Please get in touch today.

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