Best Drone Transport Bags in 2017
Content updated on February 17, 2019
As drones are becoming more and more trendy in 2017, and especially for amateur and professional videographers and photographers, it is crucial to protect the investment represented by the purchase of a multirotor and all types of costly photo / video equipment. There are many options available on the market to carry your cameras, cameras and other types of gear, but when is it really for drones? To protect your quadri on your travels and travels, it is better to think about a good transport solution that will avoid the risk of shocks and damage to your fragile investment. Quick Guide to Purchase What should you consider when buying a transport bag for your drone? The size: You want to transport your drone only or do you have a lot of additional equipment and accessories? You will have to take into account the size of the bag and its size if you have several batteries for example.Presence of pockets or additional storage: If you carry a lot of additional gear or if you go wild with your drone, have some additional storage pockets can offer a whole bunch of benefits. Bag adapted to your multirotor model or universal type: If you own a known brand drone (DJI Mavic Pro or Parrot Bebop 2 for example) you should not fight too much to find a bag made for your model drone.Type of bag: there are many different types of bags on the market, the main type of backpack, rigid type hard shell, or transport case. It's up to you to see if you're ready to sacrifice some clutter at the cost of better protection. Padding the bag: it's best to take a well-padded bag on the inside to better protect your bird during transport. Resistance to water: here you do not need to make a drawing, electronic gear and water do not mix … Once this work of reflection done upstream, you will save time on your final choice.
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Here is my selection of the best bags, backpacks and suitcases for drones in 2017: Caltech Suitcase for Bebop 2
The Parrot Bebop has a wide choice of bags adapted to the uses and modes of transport. The manufacturer Caltech has developed for this drone made in France a waterproof suitcase for the storage and transport of the drone, its accessories and also its SkyController. The arrangement is designed, according to the manufacturer, machining in a high quality foam quality for an optimal durability.
The Bebop drivers will appreciate the robustness of this suitcase and its waterproofness and dustproofness. It is designed to keep the material intact from strong shaking and falling, in fact, each object remains in its place in its footprint. In addition to Bebop and its propellers, this case allows the transport of many components, including: The SkyController complete1 sunblock footprint and accessories shelf.1 imprint for battery charger4 footprints for standard batteries Bebop1 imprint for propeller disassembly key1 imprint for USB4 cable imprints for spare propellers1 footprint for both propeller protection fairingsWith all the accessories of Bebop, the weight of this case is around 6 Kg for dimensions of 57 x 43 x 22 cmManfrotto Pro Light backpack for DJI Phantom 3 and 4
Famous for its backpacks for photographers, Manfrotto offers us a 3 in 1 solution for storing your drone and also your reflexes. The Manfrotto Backpack for DJI is designed for professionals in the field of quality-conscious photography and video and who is especially interested in carrying as much material as possible. Manfrotto offers a flexible transport bag to accommodate many configurations of imaging equipment.
Thanks to the mobile compartment dividers, the Manfrotto Pro Light bag can be used to store a DJI Phantom 3 or 4 drone, its radio remote control with the addition of a Reflex and its three objectives! You can also use this bag for other configurations such as storing 3 DSLR boxes and 5 lenses or storing a Canon C100 with attached handles and lenses, a microphone, 3 additional lenses and a secondary box.In addition to its large capacity storage, the bag has: A thick structure able to absorb the shocks thus protecting all your professional equipmentS dividers of flexible compartments to guarantee a maximum of security to your material A water-repellent fabric which protects the components of the rain and humiditySac à back minimalist / harness by DURAGADGET
For small trips, and also small purses, the minimalist backpack signed Duragadget is certainly the bag that you need. This drone bag is designed as a chest harness to take all the iterations of the DJI Phantom (4 | 3 | 2 | 1) or your GHOSTDRONE quadcopter 2.0 and their accessories, safely while on the go.
The bag, 35 x 23 cm in size, is made of soft and thick neoprene for maximum comfort. The nylon straps are adjustable to fit all body types. Finally, a clip system ensures maximum balance to your drone and its accessories. The advantages of the harness bag are numerous and can be interesting even during your piloting: The bag allows to keep your drone as well as its accessories at your fingertipsIts 4 slots allow you to insert the propellers, as well as a clip on the front to avoid the risk of falling. Propellers can be removed very easily A removable harness allows you to hang the radio control to control your quadcopter thus ensuring maximum safety against accidental drops LowePro DroneGuard ™ Backpack
The Lowepro DroneGuard BP 450 AW backpack is designed to carry drones such as the Bebop 2, DJI Phantom and other 350 drones of similar size. You can easily take your drone, batteries, accessories and other spare parts in an instant.
This drone storage bag has many features that will keep you organized and always ready to fly: A space large enough to store your drone, essential accessories, your tablet or your personal belongingsA customizable interior layout to ensure ease access. Indeed, the bag is optimized and adjusted thanks to its adjustable interiors DroneGuard ™ Adjustable partitions are padded, lined with a soft knit and have fastening points with hook-and-loop stripsA smart harness that combines comfort and ventilation thanks to its back panel. Breathable, perforated foam, ergonomic shoulder straps, chest strap and hip belt Integrated cover to protect your backpack and equipment, rain, snow, dust and sand. When you no longer need it, slide it back into the zipper compartment at the bottom of the bag. A pouch is specially designed to hold a tablet up to 10 inches. This well-designed hanging compartment helps protect your device inside the bagThe specially designed and safe padded and quilted cases protect the batteriesIn the end, the DroneGuard BP 450 AW features a structured composite armored shield. that protects all the fragile equipment that you put inside
Special Mention Polarpro ™ Drone Trekker Backpack
Polarpro is a brand with a good reputation in the world of drones thanks to its quality filters for photo / video. This brand offers many accessories for drones including quality transport bags! The Drone Trekker Bag is no exception to the rule and was specially designed for the DJI Phantom range.
Super comfortable thanks to its adjustable straps and chest support and waist to avoid pressure points and fatigue of the back, this bag is really super versatile! It offers, among other things, a compartment allowing you to carry a laptop up to 15 inches in size and a tripod adapter for the most professional of you. Of rather average size 48 x 33 x 24 cm, this backpack is the ideal companion for your trips by plane. Its size will allow you to take it with you as hand luggage! It also offers a lightweight rain cover in a removable pocket, hoping to have helped you in your research. There are of course many other models available but this selection should give you a good overview of what is happening on the market.
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