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#292422 - 06/07/19 07:40 PM 'In the office' modified ten essentials
teacher Offline
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Registered: 12/14/05
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So your commute downtown to an air conditioned office building might mean some modification to what you carry -- what are some examples of urban office carry?

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#292428 - 06/08/19 11:07 AM Re: 'In the office' modified ten essentials [Re: teacher]
chaosmagnet Offline
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Registered: 12/03/09
Posts: 3091
Loc: USA
Looking at the offices I tend to go to:
  • Dress shoes vs. outdoors shoes. I work hard to find shoes that I can walk a long way in that are still appropriate.
  • Inconspicuous folder vs. any kind of fixed blade knife.
  • Small flashlight in my pocket vs. something larger in a belt-pouch.
  • Business appropriate laptop bag (in my case with medical and other emergency gear in it) vs. a hydration pack.
  • I keep a lighter in my laptop bag on general principle (I don't smoke) but nothing more than that for starting a fire.

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