Lowepro Flipside 500 AW Backpack (Black)

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Lowepro expands its award-winning Flipside series with a large-capacity outdoor backpack for professional photographers: the Flipside 500 AW. A body-side access design, protective space for pro-sized camera gear—including a 500mm lens, extra room for accessories and personal items, plus lightweight comfort offer an ideal mix of features for adventure and sports shooters.
SKU: CSLWFLIP500BK

R4,295.00
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Features

Features

 

Lowepro expands its award-winning Flipside series with a large-capacity outdoor backpack for professional photographers: the Flipside 500 AW. A body-side access design, protective space for pro-sized camera gear—including a 500mm lens, extra room for accessories and personal items, plus lightweight comfort offer an ideal mix of features for adventure and sports shooters.

Features:

  • Fits A 500mm Lens
  • Padded Protection For Pro Camera + Gear
  • Body-Side Access Design
  • Built-In All Weather AW Cover
  • Hideaway Tripod Mount System

The designed-for-outdoors backpack features space for a pro-level DSLR with a grip and an attached 500mm f/4 lens, 1 to 2 extra bodies, 2 to 4 extra lenses, an external flash, memory cards, a tripod or monopod plus personal items. Thanks to the bag's all-weather design, you can take your gear with you anytime without worrying about water, dust, dirt, or sand damage. The backpack features a built-in all-weather cover that conveniently tucks into a separate compartment when not in use for quick access during inclement weather. The front zippered storage pocket contains enough room for personal items, including a tablet computer and other accessories plus Lowepro's Hideaway Tripod Mount System.

Additional Features:

  • Hideaway Tripod Mount system
  • Capacity for a 500mm f/4 lens
  • Built-in memory card pockets
  • Zippered front storage pocket with space for a tablet
  • Patented, built-in All Weather AW Cover
  • SlipLock attachment loops
  • Roomy and padded camera compartment
  • Body-side access

In The Box

In The Box

  • Lowepro Flipside 500 AW Backpack (Black)

Specs

Specs

Capacity: 

Pro DSLR with grip and attached 500mm f/4 lens; 1-2 extra bodies; 2-4 extra lenses; flash; 3 memory cards; tripod or monopod; accessories and personal items

Size(Interior): 
28 X 18.5 X 48 cm
Size(Exterior): 
30 X 32.5 X 51 cm
Front Compartment Inner Dimensions: 
26.0 X 6.0 X 38.5 cm
Outer fabric: 
600D Oxford Polyester PU CTD, 600D Ripstop Polyester PU CTD, 400G High Flo Mesh Polyester, 2mm Pearl Drop Neoprene
Interior Fabric: 
280G Velex PU CTD, 160 Tricot Polyester, 210 Oxford Nylon PU CTD
Weight: 
2kg

 

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PRODUCT WARRANTY INFORMATION

1.  What warranty comes with the goods purchased ?

All products sold by Orms are covered by a minimum of a one year local warranty, reckoned from the date of purchase, to protect you against manufacturing defects.

CANON

Canon cameras including IXUS, PowerShot and EOS are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Canon video cameras including Legria and X-series are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.

NIKON

Nikon compacts excluding the Coolpix P900 are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon DSLR's including the CoolPix P900 and are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.

FUJIFILM

Fujifilm cameras  are covered by a 2 Year Warranty.

SIGMA & TAMRON LENSES

Sigma and Tamron products are covered by a 3 Year Warranty.

LEXAR & SANDISK MEMORY CARDS

Lexar and Sandisk memory cards are covered by a Limited Lifetime Warranty.

LOWEPRO BAGS

Lowepro's Limited Original Owner Warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship during the useful life of the product.  The warranty does not cover damage caused by improper care.

USED GEAR PURCHASED FROM ORMS

 All used gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 6 Month Warranty.

 

2.  My product has gone faulty, now what ?

Please contact our service division straight away on 021 - 469 1962 and notify them of the fault. You may also e-mail them at repairs@orms.co.za

   1. If a product is defective / faulty, ORMS will replace the product within a 10 day period deemed from the date of receiving the product.  ORMS will also cover the shipping costs within the borders of South Africa.

   2. During the warranty period, Orms will arrange collection of the faulty item, facilitate the repair and then ship the product back to the customer, bearing all risks and costs.

   3. Please see our policies under Return Policy and Servicing & Repair Policy for further information


Orms is not obliged to repair products that fall outside of the manufacturers warranty period, or products that are damaged accidentally, however Orms in seeking to deliver the highest standard of customer service will gladly assist the customer in having the product repaired via the network of repair agents with which Orms has business dealings.

Shipping Info


1.  FREE Standard Shipping 

Free Economy Shipping is available on all orders exceeding R1 000. (T&C's apply)

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  • Shipping to outlying or remote areas like farms and game reserves may attract an additional fee.
  • The delivery time to city areas is usually between 2 and 4 working days*. This excludes weekends and public holidays.

*Reckoned from time of dispatch to time of arrival to client. This is an estimate and not guaranteed.

 

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Your parcel is well packaged and bubble wrapped before delivery. We also fully insure your parcels contents for the journey to your door.

Delivery Charges:

We charge a flat-rate for shipping and the charges are per order. 

  • Express Shipping to Main Cities @ R 150.00 incl. VAT (ETA of 1-2 Business Days)* - Main Cities are: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and East London. Other cities/towns will take more than 1-2 delivery time.
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*Reckoned from time of dispatch to time of arrival to client. This is an estimate and not guaranteed. This period does not include Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. The base price of R80.00 incl. VAT is for a parcel up to 10kg in Volumetric and Physical weight. Should the item/s exceed this weight, we reserve the right to increase the shipping charge accordingly. 

Please Note: The above prices quoted are for ordering online through the ORMSdirect website only. A different rate will be quoted if handled manually through our camera sales department. Our delivery service only runs from Monday to Friday. Saturday morning deliveries can be done by special arrangement only and at an additional charge. Please contact info@orms.co.za to arrange. We reserve the right to re-quote the delivery fee should this become too expensive. 

 

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Delivery Charges:

International shipments are quoted on a per order basis depending on the size and weight of the parcel shipped.

 

4.  Collect & Collect from Orms Shop in Cape Town / Bellville

You are welcome to place your order online, pay for it and collect it from our Cape Town or Bellville branches. You will need to bring in a print out of the order for collection. Please ask for online sales on arrival. 

 

Orms Shop - Cape Town

Open: Mon-Thurs 8 to 6PM, Fri 8:30 to 6PM, Saturdays 8AM to 1PM 
 

Shop 5, Roeland Square

Upper Canterbury Street

Gardens, Cape Town, 8001

South Africa

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Orms Shop - Bellville

Open: Weekdays 8AM to 5:30PM, Saturdays 8AM to 1PM
 

Victorian Towers

Cnr Durban Rd & Palm St

Bellville, Cape Town, 7530

South Africa