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#191326 - 12/19/09 08:41 PM FastFind case
SR22 Offline

Registered: 01/18/09
Posts: 3
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?


#191335 - 12/19/09 11:03 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
Doug_Ritter Offline


Registered: 01/28/01
Posts: 1961
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
Posts: 2023
Loc: NE Illinois
I noticed this on Amazon yesterday (leather):


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

#191410 - 12/21/09 03:12 AM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
Mogg Offline

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.
If you can keep your head
When others around you are
losing theirs, then you
must be the one
with the axe.

#192284 - 12/31/09 03:16 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: SR22]
saniterra Offline

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.

#192631 - 01/04/10 09:56 PM Re: FastFind case [Re: saniterra]
comms Offline

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.
Don't just survive. Thrive.

#192750 - 01/06/10 06:20 AM Re: FastFind case [Re: comms]

Registered: 12/21/09
Posts: 1
have a look at the FastFind's accessories web page:


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