I think I had something similar a few years ago. It was VERY light weight. The case I had was in between a gig bag and a protec case in terms of protecting the instrument. You wouldn't stack anything on top of the case in the car or the closet. Nice for occasional use, but I'm sticking with heavy cases for protecting the instrument.
Well, I bought a Kaces case a few weeks ago and I sold it. Nice and protective interior but to big for my back when travelling by bike. I bought a bags instead. It does the job perfectly, more comfortable than the kaces.
I went ahead and bought one for my new (to me) tenor. Here's a little "review"/my $.02.
Appearance:My initial impression wasn't great. To me...it looks like a standard soft sided case. It does look well made though.
Fit: It holds the instrument snugly. This case is equally suited for instruments with left or right side bell keys. I'm happy with the padding.
Construction: After unzipping the case, checking it out, and hitting it a few times...I was satisfied that it would be rugged enough. As they say on the website...the zipper is of luggage quality, so I'm confident that won't be an issue.
Features: There's just space for a sax and the neck. There's no additional storage inside the case (i.e. for a mouthpiece). There is a zippered compartment for accessories though. It's divided up well with a spot wide enough for a mouthpiece, a smaller section for reeds, etc.
Thought I'd go ahead and post an update, as it's gotten some use and had a couple run-ins with the kids. I'm still happy with the case. My daughter got a hold of the case one day (with the horn inside) and dropped it a couple feet. No damage/disturbance to the horn. For the money, I think it's a good value.
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