Military Cases

Mil-Spec Roto Molded CasesAll of our military cases meet the following specifications (MIL-SPECS) for shipping military equipment and supplies.

13414 Military Repairables Cases

Ameripack manufacturers and distributes a complete line of re-usable 13414 roto molded military shipping cases for repairables.

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Environmental test methods and engineering guidelines that are used in the design and manufacture of a majority of Ameripack Plastic Hard Cases.


DOD standard practice for military packaging ASTM 4169 & DC18
Tests ability of shipping containers and systems to perform within the distribution environment, including elements peculiar to the distribution of government and military equipment and supplies. (DC18)

Custom Cases

If none of our standard shipping containers meet your specifications for shipping military supplies, contact a custom case specialist. Click here for contact info!

At Ameripack we understand the role of MIL-SPEC in shipping military supplies.  We have verification test results on file for many of the following requirements and conditions:

Our MIL-SPEC Verification Tests
Fungus Resistance
Water Vapor Transmission Rate
Free Fall Drop (Ambient)
Free Fall Drop (140ºF to -40ºF)
Leak Test (Pneumatic & Immersion)
Concentrated Load
Handling Test
Humidity Test
Salt Fog Test
Chemical Resistance
Loose Cargo Bounce
Handle Pull Test
Rain Test
Water Tight Splash Test
Altitude Test
Temperature Shock Test
Sand and Dust Resistance
Superimposed Load (Stacking)
Flammability Tests
Sunshine Tests (Solar Radiation)
Vibration (Transport Profiles)

We can use this database to help build a custom case that meets your military specifications, and perform additional tests for shock, temperature and vibration performance in our environmental test labs.

Frequently-Used Military Specifications

For your reference, we have provided the most up-to-date and frequently used specifications for evaluating and constructing military cases for shipping and storing military supplies. This list is not exclusive, however. Our capabilities include other, less frequently used military specifications.

MIL-STD-2073 DOD Standard practice for packaging military equipment and supplies
MIL-STD-648 Design criteria for specialized shipping containers
MIL-HDBK-304 Military standardization handbook, package cushioning design
MIL-PRF-28800 Test equipment for use with electrical and electronic equipment
MIL-STD-810 Environmental engineering considerations and laboratory tests
MIL-STD-130 Identification marking of us military property
MIL-STD-1472 Human engineering design criteria for military systems, equipment and facilities

Our military cases meet MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-2073, ASTM 4169, and DC18 specifications.

Contact us for custom cases that meet your exact military specifications.