My EDC

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My EDC

Post by ToddGray » Thu Mar 26, 2009 9:50 pm

After a whole year or so of putting it off, I have finally put together my EDC Man-Bag.

Here's the run down:


Inside a Maxpedition Jumbo Versipack

1 - 1L Nalgene
1 - Sig P239 .40SW
2 - Spare mags
1 - Inova X5
1 - Gerber multitool
1 - Notepad, pen and pencil
1 - Light My Fire Combo Spork
1 - Travel-sized Purel
6 - Pairs of ear foamies
1 - Tube of Blistex
1 - Can of Solarcaine FA spray
1 - Travel Neosporin
1 - Bottle Tylenol (24 500mg)
1 - Sheet Benadryl (12 caps)
1 - Handful Halls cough drops
1 - Burn Gel
1 - Travel sunblock
1 - Ball of rubber bands
1 - Card of 90mph tape
1 - Bic lighter
1 - Pair Mechanix gloves
4 - Pairs nitrile gloves
1 - Roll of Kerlix and Ace Wrap
30 - Assorted Bandaids
1 - Travel box Kleenex
2 - Luna Bars
3 - Cliff Bars

In my pocketses:
1 - Benchmade folder
1 - Zippo
1 - Cell phone and bluetooth
1 - Wallet with random stuff

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Re: My EDC

Post by PCP » Thu Mar 26, 2009 10:09 pm

Other fire making goodness if the zippos fuel runs out?
Life is a journey, not a destination.
So enjoy the ride!
Just don't get out of the car...

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Re: My EDC

Post by ToddGray » Thu Mar 26, 2009 10:31 pm

PCP wrote:Other fire making goodness if the zippos fuel runs out?
8 from the bottom of the bag's list.

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Re: My EDC

Post by PCP » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:07 pm

Purel? Hmmm, it did burn well back in school... so use the zippo flint to light it up? matches are still handy, and a book takes up zero space.
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Re: My EDC

Post by ToddGray » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:12 pm

ToddGray wrote:
PCP wrote:Other fire making goodness if the zippos fuel runs out?
8 from the bottom of the bag's list.
Now start from the cliff bars and count up. :)

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Re: My EDC

Post by PCP » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:14 pm

Ah, got it. I feel smart.
But add matches.
Better to have and not need yada yada yada /rant
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Re: My EDC

Post by ToddGray » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:17 pm

PCP wrote:Purel? Hmmm, it did burn well back in school... so use the zippo flint to light it up? matches are still handy, and a book takes up zero space.

And on a related note... Zippos will, more than likely, run on Purel.

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