The AO-4 from PortaBrace is a large, self-contained case made for audio field mixers & recorders. The larger dimensions & design of the bag offer plenty of storage options and ample room to carry a mixer, wireless microphones, transmitters, batteries, cables, connectors & other equipment.
The main structure of this bag is made from rigid corrugated plastic paneling covered in durable padded 1000 denier Cordura fabric. This combination creates a strong & rigid frame that offers maximum protection & lightweight performance. There are adjustable dividers in the main compartment and front pocket where accessories can be stored. Both sides of the AO series bag have fully detachable side panels that allow easy access to all equipment inputs & outputs. Located on both exterior sides of the bag are transmitter pouches with NP1/BDS pockets. Also, there is a large zip bottle holder that expands to alternatively hold headphones. This bag is the perfect option for large multiple receiver situations.
All-New Redesigned Features Include:
- Large access flap on back for battery access
- Attached external NP1 pocket
- NP1/BDS/Transmitter pockets on both sides
- Boom rest/Headphone pouch/Bottle-holder pocket
- NP1 velcro locks on each side
- Metal harness attachment rings on each side
- Smaller, compact, collapsible front pocket
- Accessory storage in front pocket
- Longer carry handles
- Double-layer vinyl pocket
S0me recommended set-ups for the AO-1X series bags:
- Sound Devices 788-CL8 with room for 8 wireless receivers, 2 transmitter sends & NP1/BDS system pockets.
- Zaxcom Nomad with room for 6 wireless receivers, 2 transmitter sends & NP1/BDS system pockets.
- Zaxcom Diva with room for 4 wireless receivers, 2 transmitter sends & NP1/BDS system pockets.
- Cooper Sound CS-104 mixer
- Professional Sound Alpha, M3, M4, M4+ mixers
- Shure FP24, FP32A, FP33 mixers
- Sony DMX-PO1 mixer
- Sound Devices 3OZ, 442 mixers
- SQN SQN-2, SQN-3 mixers
- Wendt X4, X5 mixers
This bag is available in Blue with the option to purchase it with an AH-2H Harness
Dimensions Interior: 13.5 x 7 x 7″ (34.3 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm) (LxWxH)
Exterior: 15 x 8 x 8″ (38.1 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm) (LxWxH)
Weight 4 lb (1.8 kg)