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#231062 - 08/30/11 04:54 PM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: Phaedrus]
TeacherRO Offline
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Registered: 03/11/05
Posts: 2431
I might add a 3/4 length pad...Like being warm and comfortable

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#231137 - 08/31/11 11:15 AM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: LesSnyder]
TAB Offline
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Registered: 09/20/09
Posts: 27
Loc: The Redwood Forest
Originally Posted By: LesSnyder

I'm old, so my first addition to the key ring was a pill capsule for some aspirin for heart attack or stroke,


"Don't take aspirin if you think you're having a stroke, because not all strokes are caused by blood clots; some are caused by ruptured blood vessels. Taking aspirin could make a bleeding stroke more severe." http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/daily-aspirin-therapy/HB00073/NSECTIONGROUP=2

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#231168 - 08/31/11 08:48 PM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: Phaedrus]
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Registered: 09/03/10
Posts: 640
My Current PSK is 5x4x1.5 Inch at the widest midsections and weights 12 Oz's. The Heavy Bulk of it is a Mk5, Ronson Jetlite, Streamlite Micro. I think its a Major Tradeoff for size and weight to have reliable items that make the survival ordeal abit easier.
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#232558 - 09/22/11 03:01 AM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: Phaedrus]
TeacherRO Offline
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Registered: 03/11/05
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For most applications ( hiking/ camping) make it so small you won't leave it behind. Figure a pound max.

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#232575 - 09/22/11 04:05 PM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: Phaedrus]
Nato7 Offline
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Registered: 08/28/06
Posts: 28
Loc: Ontario, Canada
There is a limit?

Actually a pound would be ideal but currently it sits around two.
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They will swing back to the belief that they can make people...better. And I do not hold to that. So no more runnin'. I aim to misbehave.

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#232591 - 09/22/11 06:51 PM Re: PSK- What is your limit? [Re: Phaedrus]
Pete Offline
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Registered: 02/20/09
Posts: 1372
Urban PSK (large version): Lightweight backpack that gets thrown in the back of my Jeep each day. It's with me during work and commuting.
Small PSK: Small tin with lid that holds a few essential items. Fits into pants pocket.

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