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#267551 - 02/20/14 06:12 PM Re: Beginner tip - make spare keys [Re: chaosmagnet]
Russ Offline

Registered: 06/02/06
Posts: 5029
I like mine too, but it's more of a catch-all for stuff that's not quite EDC but that I'd like to have handy -- the CountyComm GP-5 radio, extra 2xAA flashlight, spare batteries, small tools, various items I like to have available on the front seat while driving. It's not an organizer, just a place to put stuff so it's easy to grab and go.

As an addition to my range bag it would be great for carrying additional ammo or stuff like eyes and ear protection if they don't fit in your range bag. I may get a second for that...

You can even drop a spare set of keys in there.

#267612 - 02/21/14 10:21 PM Re: Beginner tip - make spare keys [Re: TeacherRO]
RayW Offline

Registered: 12/06/01
Posts: 553
Loc: Orlando, FL
Here is a link to the thread that TeacherRO started a few years ago about the same subject,


Apparently more than one of us has been locked out at some point in time.

#267613 - 02/21/14 11:08 PM Re: Beginner tip - make spare keys [Re: chaosmagnet]
haertig Offline

Registered: 03/13/05
Posts: 2047
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: chaosmagnet
I've heard that some insurance companies won't pay out on auto theft claims if you don't have all the sets of keys for the car.

Note to self: Don't buy crappy car insurance.

#267614 - 02/21/14 11:53 PM Re: Beginner tip - make spare keys [Re: TeacherRO]
Eugene Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/26/02
Posts: 2823
BTDT, mine though wasn't about keys, it was the "why do you have that stuff in your car".

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