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How do you carry Alpha 100? #7320934
10/20/18 08:46 PM
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I have the Garmin Alpha 100 and was wondering how y'all carry it? Last year I had a loop sewed on the upper left hand portion of the strap of the vest and used the belt clip that came with it. Also had it tethered to me with a retractable lanyard. Worked OK but was wondering if there might be a better way.

Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7321036
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I carry mine hanging from a ring on the front of my vest.

Tried a retractable tether...not good. Snagged on a limb and almost lost the Alpha
Hanging from the belt did not work for me.


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Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7321189
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Carry mine in my vest never take it out watch the dogs on my fenix watch.

Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: Timn] #7322734
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Originally Posted By: Timn
Carry mine in my vest never take it out watch the dogs on my fenix watch.


mostly this.


Originally Posted by bill oxner
Haven't had it in years but never spit any out.
Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7322796
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I hang mine from a D Loop on my vest strap and nestle it in my shell pocket to keep it secure when moving fast.


Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7323577
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Do you have to carry the alpha if your using the watch?

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Originally Posted By: blanked
Do you have to carry the alpha if your using the watch?


Yes

Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7324256
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Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: 68rustbucket] #7324408
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Wingworks. D ring on my vest or more often a d ring on my belt.

Re: How do you carry Alpha 100? [Re: TruckMan66] #7324938
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The watch is what gets looked at 95% of the time, but I still want easy, on hand access to the Garmin at time...especially if someone needs a little tickle


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