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Whats in your range bag

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Mad Dog Mike, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. Mad Dog Mike

    Mad Dog Mike

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    I searched for a thread like this but didn't find one. If there is one I apologize...
    Setting myself up, so I'm wondering....
     
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  2. NickyBangBang

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    Good question!Need to clean mine out. Usually a multi-tool, eyes and ears, RemOil, pick tools, club membership card, pen or pencil and occasionally some brass
     
  3. Rancho

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    I keep a bag in my car at all times with the following in it: sighting scope, rest bags, MUT multi tool, hearing pro, targets, gloves, staple gun, staples screws and sometimes a screw gun. everything else that I bring is gun specific each time I go.
     
  4. Hogie1

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    Spare mags, multi tool, eyes & ears, plastic bag for carry ammo, med kit, TQ & ammo
     
  5. Mad Dog Mike

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    What is TQ?

     
  6. steve8140

    steve8140 NES Member

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    Electronic ear muffs, push in ear plugs for guests, multi tool, small cleaning kit for multiple calibres, medkit, targets of different sizes including paper plates. Spare batteries, screwdriver, range membership card, keys to different ranges and doors/gates. Dump pouch, pouch for picking up spent brass, water bottle, staple gun.

    Depending on what I'm shooting that day, it will change a little with ammo, specialty tools for making adjustments, spotting scope. All that fits into my 5.11 range bag which is about 24" long, 10" high and 18" wide.
     
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  7. northframingham

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    Cleaning kit,
    Multi Tool,
    Small Plastic Bags,
    Handy Wipes,
    Extra Ear Plugs,
    Extra Safety Glasses,
    Pen,
    Pencil,
    Sharpie,
    High Lighter Marker,
    First Aid Kit,
    Mini WD40,
    Extra Gun Lock,
    Tape,
    Small Staple Gun w/ staples,
    Uplula Pistol Magazine Loader,
    and Gun Oil


    [smile]
     
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  8. Bob P

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    Eye and ear pro, multi tool. AR sight tool. Save-a-day kit (springs, pins etc). Punch kit, staple gun/staples, patches & CLP, first aid kit, mags and mag loaders, brass bag, hat, pen/pencil, optics pen.
     
  9. JCV

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    frog lube and fireclean

    so much random shit. i need to clean it out, but i never will
     
  10. Canndo

    Canndo NES Member

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    Tourniquet
     
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  11. ipscdrl

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    I'll try to just mention things not yet listed. Brass or wooden squib rod. USPSA scoring overlay and rule book. Timer and spare batteries.

    I am currently sitting in an introduction to USPSA class at the Hopkinton Sportsmen's club and this is one of the things I cover for the students.
    Let's just say it is WAY too much. 20160312_113124.jpg
     
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  12. greencobra

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    usual stuff....ear foamies, gloves, wood dowel, shooting glasses, small gunsmith screwdriver kit, small brass hammer, bag for brass, large swiss army knife, cloth for wipe downs, moist towelettes. I always keep a few extra mags for my carry gun as well as a box of ammo for it in there, just to put a few rounds thru it on each range visit.

    I keep a soft briefcase type bag always in the truck with targets, stapler and extra staples.
     
  13. Stee

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    Muffs, stapler, screwdriver, cleaning rod, and around 50 lbs of ammo..
     
  14. Drix

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    Eye pro with case
    Ear pro

    Ear plugs to double up with
    Mag loader
    Spare mags and ammo.
    Targets
    Pens, pencils, and tape
    Spare ammo as applicable
    My AR lower
     
  15. LuvDog

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    eye pro
    guest eye pro

    ear pro
    guest ear pro

    brass rod
    mag loader

    small dust pan and brush

    zip lock bags

    staple gun
    binder clips
    targers

    small tool set

    I guess I should add a multi tool to mine.
     
  16. ben1

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    Eyes, ears, guest eyes guest ears, mag loader, targets, range card, leatherman, and flashlight.
     
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    So much stuff it hurts to carry it[laugh] Now I take two bags for balance...
     
  19. StevieP

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    Ears. Eyes. Maglula. Targets & spare dots. Staple gun. Staples. Ziplock bags for brass. Plastic shopping bag for trash (range has "carry in/out yourself" policy). Ammo for the guns I'm bringing that day. Magazines. Pen & notepad. CLP. Multitool. Allen wrenches. Lens wipes.
     
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  20. whacko

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    The usual small tool kit eyes ears STAPLER and staples (the club one is Always broken or missing so need my own). Remoil. Right now a shit ton of empty brass....reminds me i need to clean that out!
     
  21. kalash

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    Paper targets
    Stapler
    Extra staples
    Band aids
    Marker and pen
    Brass rod for squibs
    Small screwdriver and penny to adjust sights
    Masking tape
    Paper towels
    Dummy rounds
    Mags
    Ear plugs

    In the car I have more ear pro, shooting gloves, bag for shotgun shells, multitool, etc.
     
  22. Artie

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    Found this list when I 1st got into shooting. I don't bring all this, just posting to help you decide what you may or may not need.
    [TABLE="width: 424"]
    [TR]
    [TD]Ammo
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Bipod
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Bore Brushes, Mops, Jags
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Boresnakes
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Bottled Water
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Brass bag
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Chamber flags
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Choke Tubes w/ wrench
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Cleaning brush
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    [TR]
    [TD]Cleaning Patches
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    [TR]
    [TD]Cleaning Rag
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    [TR]
    [TD]Cleaning rod
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    [TR]
    [TD]Cleaning Solvent
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Duct Tape
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    [TR]
    [TD]Firearms
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    [TR]
    [TD]First Aid Kit
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Flashlight
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Gloves, Mechanix or Nomex Flight Pilot's
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Gloves, Nitrile for cleaning etc
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Gun oil
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Hand Sanitizer/Baby Wipes
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    [TR]
    [TD]Hat
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Hearing Protection, Disposable
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Hearing Protection, Earmuffs
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Keys, Codes and FOBs
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Lens brush
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Lens hoods
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Lens wipes
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    [TR]
    [TD]Locks
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Mag loaders
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Magazines
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Masking tape
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Membership Card
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Multi-tool
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Notepad
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Pen/Pencil
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    [TR]
    [TD]Pistol Rugs
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    [TR]
    [TD]Range Bag
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    [TR]
    [TD]Razor knife for cardboard targets
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Recoil pad, slip on
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Rem-oil Spray
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Sandbag rifle rests
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Sharpie Markers
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    [TR]
    [TD]Shoot 'n See targets
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Shooter's Glasses (clear and amber)
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Shot timer
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    [TR]
    [TD]Silicone Gun Cloth
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Snacks/Candy/Jerky
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    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Snap caps
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Spotting scope
    [/TD]
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    [TR]
    [TD]Squib rod, Wooden Dowel, Aluminum or Brass Rod
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Stapler and package of extra staples
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]Stick on red target dots
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    [TR]
    [TD]Targets
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    [TR]
    [TD]Tool kit
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    [TR]
    [TD]Towel
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    [TD]Ziploc bags
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    [/TABLE]
     
  23. 5 DOLLAR FOOT LONG

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    Targets, stapler, extra staples, spare eyes and ears in case other people need them, notebook, pencil/pen, boresnake, leatherman, bag for brass.
     
  24. jtnf

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    Arrow T50X that DOESN'T FARKING WORK!
    How hard is it to design a stapler that actually retracts the anvil far enough to pick up a staple and drive it?
    A little bonus tolerance? Apparently not.
     
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  25. AntiHippie

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    Among all of the other random useful and semi-useful stuff, I can usually find at least a round or two in calibers I don't own. Never quite sure where it comes from. Found a spare key to a truck I haven't owned in 5 years last time I cleaned it out.
     
  26. AlKatori

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    Eyes, Ears, Chamber flags and a Tourniquet in my range bag. Regular First Aid kit in the car.
     
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    I thought I was the only one! I brought a 25acp round to a NES meetup for the express purpose of giving it away. It showed up in my bag one day, I assume that a member at my club thought it was mine and tossed it into the bag.
     
  28. knfmn

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    Ammo, spare mags, ears X2, ear plugs, extra eyes, targets, stapler, staples, zip locks, first aid kit, tourniquet, screwdriver, leatherman, baby wipes, cleaning supplies.
     
  29. briz

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    I used to keep alot of stuff in my range box (Fat 50 Ammo Can,) but I've trimmed it down to whatever guns and ammo I am using, a pocket knife, small flashlight, first aid kit, ears and eyes. I found myself not needing all the other stuff.
     
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    magazines
    stapler/staples
    gloves
    headphones
    backup ear plugs
    safety glasses for the rare time I use them (I wear sunglasses 90% of the time safety nazis)
    range membership card/ gate card
    batteries for my aimpoint and headphones
    binoculars
    lube
    small quick clot in case of emergency
     

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