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#291724 - 01/27/19 04:56 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
Russ Offline
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Originally Posted By: Jeanette_Isabelle
Originally Posted By: Russ
Hmmm, we may have different ideas regarding EDC. Is your EDC gear for emergencies only or for using as you go? My EDC is for using throughout the day, not just for emergencies.

I covered this subject some time ago in another thread; experience has taught me what to carry in my EDC bag. Most items cover minor emergencies I run into from time to time. It also has things I use every time I leave the house.

Jeanette Isabelle

And yet you forgot your cell-phone. Just sayin’...
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#291726 - 01/27/19 06:31 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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Originally Posted By: Jeanette_Isabelle

Keeping a cell phone in my pocket can get a little uncomfortable. I can't imagine how it would be to carry some of the items you listed all the time.

My vest with the EDC-stuff weighs about 2kg. How about that! smile

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#291727 - 01/27/19 07:03 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Russ]
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Originally Posted By: Russ
And yet you forgot your cell-phone. Just sayin’...

I use my cell phone more at home than I do on the road. Therefore, I keep it out so I more time to answer it before it goes to voicemail.

Jeanette Isabelle
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#291728 - 01/27/19 10:36 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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A great reason to keep a kit* packed.

* includes edc, a work bag, jacket kit and car.

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#296694 - 07/30/20 09:20 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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This is the principle of the "go bag."
Pre-packed and ready to go.

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#296719 - 08/03/20 03:52 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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I keep mine in the trunk(s) of our two cars.
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#297964 - 01/07/21 05:54 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
TeacherRO Offline
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This tread is a good reminder to keep bags packed. (edc, work and camping bags.) And mark them with a tag so others can find them.

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#297998 - 01/08/21 06:32 PM Re: What Would You Bring? [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
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Each of our vehicles contains a kit with the basics (water, shelter, knife, fire, 1st aid, assorted tools). My vehicle also contains a permanent set of hunting gear (ear & eye protection, butchering kit, etc. I love Texas!). There are two shoulder bags next to the front door, one is my foraging kit, the other is my day hike kit. Depending on where I was going I'd grab one of those.
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