SKB Gun cases are made to withstand the abuse of shipping and transit. SKB rotationally molded and SKB Injection Molded Gun cases are made to meet the military standard for gun shipping cases. An SKB gun case is the best of its kind and will not chip, dent or ever lose its finish. An SKB gun case is built heavy duty in order to be transported in any environment including war, industrial transit, and extreme weather conditions. SKB gun cases that are military standard are the toughest type of case out there. SKB vacuum formed gun cases are built to meet ATA 300 Category 1 specifications. These (not military standard) SKB gun cases are still made to be shipped by any carrier and will hold up to a minimum of 100 trips. SKB is so confident in their gun cases that they will replace or fix your gun up to $1500 with most cases. With insurance for your gun like this, how can one even question the cases’ protective capabilities.