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Old 01-30-2018, 7:57 PM
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I recently built an emergency kit and if I had to choose between the hard plastic case I have now and an ammo can I would definitely choose the plastic case. And unless you are planning on using a dual band radio there is no way you can fit 2 radio's in an ammo can.
The 20mm, 40mm, and 30mm ammo cans are much larger (4-6x more internal volume) than the .50 cans, and have plenty of room for multiple radios, a battery, and misc storage for mics and such.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001888MYY/
https://www.amazon.com/PA-120-40mm-A...dp/B006A7L2C2/
https://www.amazon.com/Can-Military-...dp/B01LFIFPAK/
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The 20mm, 40mm, and 30mm ammo cans are much larger (4-6x more internal volume) than the .50 cans, and have plenty of room for multiple radios, a battery, and misc storage for mics and such.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001888MYY/
https://www.amazon.com/PA-120-40mm-A...dp/B006A7L2C2/
https://www.amazon.com/Can-Military-...dp/B01LFIFPAK/
Oh ok I have a .50 can and it isn't all that big.
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