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#1 Daniel Linden

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Posted 14 January 2006 - 06:52 AM

Hi

I heard that there are restrictions when it comes to travelling by air with Anton Bauer (Hytron) batteries. Is this true?

The cases that the steadicam comes in, are they good enough to check in when flying?


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#2 Eric Fletcher S.O.C.

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Posted 14 January 2006 - 12:12 PM

Hi

I heard that there are restrictions when it comes to travelling by air with Anton Bauer (Hytron) batteries. Is this true?

The cases that the steadicam comes in, are they good enough to check in when flying?


/Daniel



No that's for the large Dionics. Any high capacity Lithium battery for that matter.
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#3 Kurt Warner

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Posted 15 January 2006 - 09:33 AM

Daniel

I've traveled by air with AB Hytron 50's for the past 3 years 3 times a month. I never had a problem with checked bags and only once did I have a TSA worker question what it was :blink: and go get his Boss for approval when it was in my camera bag.


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#4 Daniel Linden

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Posted 15 January 2006 - 07:15 PM

Thanks

Good to know.

How about the Steadicam cases? Are they good enough to check in or do I have to get a Pelican case ???


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