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#191326 - 12/19/09 08:41 PM FastFind case
SR22 Offline
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Registered: 01/18/09
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I just got my new FastFind PLB and am trying to decide on the best way to carry it. Has anyone found a leather or nylon belt case/holster that fits well and offers decent protection?

Thanks

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#191335 - 12/19/09 11:03 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
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Head down to your local cell phone store, radio shack or wherever. Many of the stretchy neoprene holsters for a standard cell phone will work.
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#191343 - 12/20/09 12:17 AM Re: FastFind case [Re: Doug_Ritter]
KenK Offline
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Registered: 06/26/04
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Loc: NE Illinois
I noticed this on Amazon yesterday (leather):

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002BZR...MWEA4BGMZSAWVXM

If the URL doesn't work, search Amazon.com using "tuff-luv mcmurdo"

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#191410 - 12/21/09 03:12 AM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
Mogg Offline
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Registered: 01/23/08
Posts: 12
If you are looking more for protection than for
easy access, try an otterbox, which is a tough,
waterproof, crush resistant box.

I find that the otterbox 2000 fits a lot of personal
electronics often with extra space for other items.

To make the case belt mountable, pick up a
3 magazine pouch for an M-16 at your local
surplus store. Cut out the dividers, and
you will find that it fits the otterbox quite well.
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#192284 - 12/31/09 03:16 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
saniterra Offline
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Registered: 08/07/06
Posts: 68
Loc: Mebane, NC
Witz makes a number of fairly small water- and shock-proof cases that may be suitable for something about the size of the fast find. Most have belt clips as well as carabiners.

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#192631 - 01/04/10 09:56 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: saniterra]
comms Offline
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Registered: 07/23/08
Posts: 1502
Loc: Mesa, AZ
I sort of ran into the same problem with with DeLorme PN-40. You just can't find a case for it to clip to a shoulder harness, pack or belt. You can lanyard but...meh, it makes a heavy necklace. I tried office supplie stores, hardware stores, phone outlets, electronic stores, outdoor stores. Nothing that fit the PN-40 and could be carried outdoors.

I ended up at a military surplus store and got a MOLLE compatible radio case. Perfect. Fit is adjustable and I can attach it to anything.
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#192750 - 01/06/10 06:20 AM Re: FastFind case [Re: comms]
COURTOIS Offline
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Registered: 12/21/09
Posts: 1
have a look at the FastFind's accessories web page:
http://www.fastfindplb.com/en/what_is_fast_find/accessories.php

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