The signature blue with black trim CS-DV3U Mini-DV Camera Case from Porta Brace is a 1000-denier waterproofed Cordura nylon case with 1" thick interior foam padding. It has a quick access main compartment with a CR Universal adjustable camera cradle that holds the camcorder securely in place on the bottom of the case. The case is designed to carry and protect various Mini DV camcorders up to approximately 17" long, plus accessories.


The CS-DV3 case has a small removable padded pouch, a large exterior pocket that holds a rain cover and cables, and a wide slip pocket for a white balance card, owner's manual, maps, airline tickets, and more. A white balance card is included.


Carry the case with the two suede-covered hand grips or the removable adjustable shoulder strap with suede-covered pad.

This Porta Brace case is manufactured in Vermont, USA.



  • 1000-denier waterproofed Cordura nylon
  • 1" thick foam padding
  • Bottom panel is reinforced with 8mm hollow core plastic
  • Slip Not fabric adds an extra layer of protection against water, dirt, and grime with an easy wipe-off surface
  • Non-skid bottom panel


Quick access main compartment has a CR Universal adjustable camera cradle



  • Small removable padded pouch
  • One large exterior pocket holds a rain cover (optional), cables etc
  • Wide slip pocket for white balance card, owner's manual, maps, airline tickets, etc.

White balance card is included


Carrying options

  • Suede-covered hand grips
  • Removable adjustable shoulder strap with suede-covered pad
  • "D" rings attach shoulder strap



  • Canon GL-1, GL-2, XH-A1, XH-G1, XM-1, XM-2 camcorders
  • JVC GY-DV300 camcorder
  • Panasonic AG-DVC80, AG-DVC80H camcorders
  • Panasonic AG-DVX100, AG-DVX100A, AG-DVX100P, AG-DVX102B camcorders
  • Panasonic AG-HVX200, AG-HVX200A, AG-HVX202 camcorders
  • Sony DCR-VX1000, DCR-VX2000, DCR-VX2100 camcorders
  • Sony DSR-PD150, DSR-PD170 camcorders
  • Sony HDR-FX1, HDR-FX7 camcorders
  • Sony HVR-V1U, HVR-Z1U, HVR-Z7U camcorders
  • Sony PMW-EX1 camcorder
  • Similar sized camcorders


  • Case Type    Soft Case
    Interior Dimensions (L x W x H)    18.00 x 7.0 x 8.5" / 45.72 x 17.78 x 21.59 cm
    Type of Closure    Zipper
    Carrying/Transport Options    Handle, Shoulder Strap
    Padding    1" / 2.5 cm Foam
    Material of Construction    Cordura Nylon, Plastic
    Exterior Dimensions (L x W x H)    20.00 x 10.00 x 9.0" / 50.8 x 25.4 x 22.86 cm
    Weight    4 lb / 1.81 kg

  • Package Weight    4.45 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH)    20.394 x 8.819 x 7.795"

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