Best and lightest violin case?

September 9, 2004 at 12:42 AM · OK, gang... My old American Case is rapidly decaying and I need to look into buying another case. This time I want a lighter case. I heard great things about the BAM Techno cases. Anyone has one? Impressed by it?

Any other suggestions?

Thanks in advance.

Replies (6)

October 20, 2004 at 05:37 AM · Hi,

I've seen the BAM hightech cases (the silver ones, right?) and have heard of them opening up. They don't have a zipper that goes around the case, just the two latches on the front, which apparently aren't that secure.

Hope this helps,

Suhashini

October 20, 2004 at 11:19 AM · Check out Musafia. They have a Luxury Model that's lightweight. I've got one of hte Luxury Classics and they're great! Very good quality, very nice looking case as well.

http://www.musafia.com/gallery.html

Go to the Luxury models, you can see the Ultralight model there too. Take a look at all the other cases they have, you're sure to find something you like!

October 20, 2004 at 12:28 PM · I've currently got an Antonio violin case and i'm very happy with it. Not sure if it's any lighter than the musafia ones though.

http://www.feinviolins.com/violin_case.html

It's all a matter of personal taste though. Good luck!

October 21, 2004 at 08:14 PM · I have one of the light-weight Musafia models.

I'm very pleased with it!

October 22, 2004 at 04:34 AM · What a shame the BAM Hitech cases open up! I was really determined to get one. They're rather costly too, of course... =) The case I currently have, a BAM London, is very nice to use.

October 24, 2004 at 06:47 AM · Thanks gang! I guess I'll be looking at the lighter side of Musafia. LOL

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