Every Day Carry
Keep on your person, whenever you leave the house. It won’t do any good at home.
[ ] Driver’s License / Photo ID
[ ] “Notify in Case of Emergency (ICE)” telephone list in you wallet and in your cell phone
[ ] Cash/Coins $50 to $100 in $1s $5s ..small stuff . ATMs might not work
[ ] Cell phone , keep it charged
[ ] Radio, Handheld, 2m/70cm, . I carry a Yaesu FT-60 and VX-5
[ ] Your areas Frequency Comm Plan. I made Business Card sized lists.
[ ] Manual, or Cheat Sheets for radio(s)
[ ] 1/4 wave Whip Antenna/
[ ] Counterpoise (tiger tail )
[ ] Aftermarket External Antenna(Roll-Up J- Pole or other)
[ ] Method to Deploy Antenna, SMA/BNC/PL-259 adapters, Feed Line
[ ] More adapters
[ ] Spare Batteries (Alkaline is always nice)
[ ] Belt Holder / clip
[ ] Leatherman type multi-tool
[ ] Wristwatch
[ ] Headset, Microphone/Earphone . Good in noisy environments.
[ ] Pocket notebook / pen
[ ] Speaker/Mic – (No VOX please)
[ ] Headset – (No VOX please)
[ ] Chargers – 120V AND 12VDC
[ ] Extra Power? ( Jump Battery ? )
[ ] LED Flashlight
[ ] Extra batteries for flashlight
[ ] Cloning Cable
[ ] Personal First aid kit
[ ] 5 to 7 days of the meds that keep you going.
Some type of a bag to hold everything , I found something like this at a LOVES travel / truck stop.
Also keep a look out at thrift stores (Goodwill) for back packs , but the Sling Pack holds everything
in the everyday carry department