Next step a CAR kit

Next step a CAR kit , The foundation

I use zip top bags to store and organize supplies in , like forms / office items.

[  ]  CARES Identification
[  ]  Map plotter
[  ]  GPS / Compass
[  ]  Clackamas County street guide ( I like paper maps, their batteries don’t die )
[  ]  Oregon City street map, laminated
[  ]  Oregon highway map, laminated
[  ]  Oregon Recreation Map
[  ]  Spare Radio, Handheld, 2m/70cm,
[  ]  Headset, Microphone/Earphone no vox
[  ]  1/4 wave HT Antenna
[  ]  CounterPoise ( Tiger Tail )
[  ]  Radio, Handheld, FRS/GMRS (2 ea)  (** 1)
[  ]  Earphone,
[  ]  HT external 12Vdc power cable, w/ PowerPole connector (Jump Battery)
[  ]  HT antenna adapter cable, SMA to SO-239
[  ]  Local ARES/RACES Frequency Chart Band Plan
[  ]  Nifty Quick-Reference Guide, for radio(s)
[  ]  Extra batteries, AAA (8) ( FRS Radios , , they eat them up )
[  ]  Extra batteries, AA (8)
[  ]  Manuals for your radios
[  ]  Copies of Amateur Radio license
[  ]  Copy of Driver’s License / Photo ID
[  ]  ARES Field Resources Manual
[  ]  ARES yellow safety vest
[  ]  Bump Hat
[  ]  Leather work gloves
[  ]  LED Flashlights
[  ]  LED Headlight w/ retractable headband
[  ]  Extra batteries, AAA (8) AA (8 -12)
[  ]  Whistle

(**1) The FRS / GMRS radios ARE NOT for ARES comm ,  but you might need
for CERT type use. Just a tool

Personal Items:

[  ]  Moist wipes . One thing I learned Trucking , don’t leave home without them.
[  ]  Ear plugs
[  ]  Eyeglass cleaning cloth
[  ]  Prescription meds, 3 – 7 day supply
[  ]  Spare Glasses
[  ]  Snacks, asstd.
[  ]  Water, 0.5 L bottle (4 or ??) ( water is a problem child )
[  ]  LifeStraw Personal Water Filter would be good in the kit

Office Supplies:

[  ]  Clipboard, Aluminum  Might be the only desk
[  ]  Envelope, 9″ x 12″ (2)
[  ]  Steno pad, 6″ x 9″
[  ]  Post-It notes, 3″ x 3″
[  ]  Paper clips, asstd.
[  ]  Binder Clips asstd.  These thing are like wet wipes , got to have them.
[  ]  Pen, highlighter, yellow
[  ]  Pen, ball point
[  ]  Pen, Sharpie marker
[  ]  Pencil, mechanical
[  ]  Waterproof notebook, 4½” x 7″
[  ]  Rubber bands, asstd.
[  ]  Scissors
[  ]  Stapler and extra staples

Forms ARRL

[  ]  FSD-3, Numbered Radiograms
[  ]  FSD-218, Formal Messages
[  ]  FSD-220, Communication Procedures
[  ]  FSD-255, Emergency Reference Information Forms:

Forms ICS :

[  ]  ICS 205—Incident Radio Communications Plan
[  ]  ICS 205-A—Communications List
[  ]  ICS 213—General Message
[  ]  ICS 216—Radio Requirements Worksheet
[  ]  ICS 217—Radio Frequency Assignment Worksheet
[  ]  ICS 309—Communications Log
[  ]  Net Control Sheet (Log , CARES)

Safety Equipment, Tools and Supplies:

[  ]  Insect repellent
[  ]  Nitrile gloves, pkg./6
[  ]  Respirator, N95, NIOSH-approved (2)
[  ]  Sunscreen
[  ]  Waterless hand sanitizer
[  ]  1/8″ nylon rope, 100 ft
[  ]  Duct tape
[  ]  Electrical tape, ¾”
[  ]  Nylon cable ties, asstd.
[  ]  Storage bag, gallon and or 2 gallon
[  ]  Storage bag, quart
[  ]  Trash bag, 42 gal. (2)

As you see there is a overlap on kits .