Can anyone recommend a push 2 Case? For live gigs and protection

Discussion in 'DJ' started by Desantïs, Feb 10, 2016.

  1. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
    Just wondering if anyone who owns one or the push 1 found a really good case they can recommend!
     
  2.  
  3. wuzzle

    wuzzle Producer

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2014
    Messages:
    123
    Likes Received:
    77
    Location:
    Lesser Galactic Co-ordinates: Earth (0.0.0)
    I've yet to find even a decent cover I like for the Push 2. The Push 1 covers had issues with scratching the edges of the unit. The Push 2 has the metal top, not rubber, but hoping the manufacturers of the new cases/covers don't make it quite so tightly fitted. I take umbrage at paying $100 for a piece of stupid vacu-formed plastic so wait for there to be some competition.
     
  4. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
  5. Cav Emp

    Cav Emp Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2014
    Messages:
    1,546
    Likes Received:
    1,251
    That thing doesn't even look like it would fit. Push 2 is bigger than the original.
     
  6. fraifikmushi

    fraifikmushi Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    1,596
    Likes Received:
    581
    How do you travel? Those flight cases are heavy, heavy, heavy. If you have to schlepp your gear from gig to gig you'll hate it. You will always have to get a baggage trolley at the airport, you'll always have to take the taxi... It's annoying as hell.

    Have a look at the stuff from Ultimate DJ Gear:
    https://www.udggear.com/by-device/ableton/push
    I'm using stuff from them since the early 2000s and they never failed me. They are cleverly designed and have thought-through features. I.e: my record bag has a removable (velcro-fastened) padding in the lid that sports a secret invisible compartment on the backside, whatever that could be needed for ;)

    Besides: Push is kinda overkill for the live performance.
     
  7. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
  8. fraifikmushi

    fraifikmushi Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2014
    Messages:
    1,596
    Likes Received:
    581
    If it will fit is an easy question to answer if you put in some effort yourself and measure your push 2.
    Crane cases are relatively new. I'd go with something that's tried and tested.
     
  9. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
    I'll have to try that store that was mentioned above.
     
  10. Zenarcist

    Zenarcist Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2012
    Messages:
    2,116
    Likes Received:
    1,135
    Location:
    Planet Earth
    You better get a metal case if you are going to have 10,000 screaming fans chasing after you :winker:


    PS Flightcase everything, it pays in the long run :wink:
     
  11. Cav Emp

    Cav Emp Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2014
    Messages:
    1,546
    Likes Received:
    1,251
    I wonder if an APC40 case would fit a Push 2. That might be better dimensions for it. Push 2 is a bit wider than the original I believe
     
  12. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116


    Ended up going with this after I measured! 14.8 Wide 12 Tall!
     
  13. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
    CRANE UHS Universal Slim Case for Electronic Equipment and DJ Gear, Medium (for some reason I cannot paste amazon links)


    Ended up going with this after I measured! The push 2 is: 14.8 Wide 12 Tall!
     
  14. Zenarcist

    Zenarcist Audiosexual

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2012
    Messages:
    2,116
    Likes Received:
    1,135
    Location:
    Planet Earth
    When you are famous you have things call Roadies, and believe me you need flightcases to protect your gear from them :bleh:
     
  15. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
    It'll happen
     
  16. rhythmatist

    rhythmatist Rock Star

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Messages:
    981
    Likes Received:
    397
    Location:
    Chillicothe, Ohio, USA
  17. Desantïs

    Desantïs Banned

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    357
    Likes Received:
    116
    Dammit!! I just ordered the other one.. I guess I can always return if it's not a good fit.. More cowbell.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - anyone recommend push Forum Date
Anyone got any 8TB drive recommendations? Computer Hardware Jul 14, 2017
Can anyone recommend a sample library for this kind of music? Film / Video Game Scoring Jun 28, 2016
Can anyone recommend a good 101 style reading pdf for me. Education Feb 3, 2016
Anyone recommend M Audio oxygen 49 4 th generation Over launchkey 49? Soundgear Feb 3, 2016
Can anyone recommend a simple basic DAW for the Mac? DAW Mar 5, 2012
Loading...