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Walkingadventure
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Joined: 2009-05-06
Posts: 2639
Location: Neenah

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 1:01 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Since you started geocaching, what type of gear/tools/toys have you collected in the name of the game?

Me?:

Canoe
2 GPSs (1 died a horrible death)
Bent tip Needlenose pliers
Tweezers
Inspection mirror
Rubber boots
GSAK
Cheap pocket knife
 
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Team Black-Cat
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Joined: 2007-09-13
Posts: 6082
Location: Somewhere in Central WI

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 1:36 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Waders - Only used once as a couple of nassssty caches.
 
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BigJim60
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Joined: 2010-01-02
Posts: 7174
Location: Auburndale, WI

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 1:43 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Got a kayak on Black Saturday ... now I have to wait until spring to use it.

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sweetlife
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Joined: 2005-01-17
Posts: 2539
Location: Mountain, WI

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 1:59 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Lots of Vehicle Upgrades,

Started with a Ford Escort Wagon,
To Dodge Caravan,
To Chev Trailblazer,
Finally Ford F150

Camping Gear

Started With a tent
Built a Teardrop Camper,
Now have a '18 Travel Trailer

GPSr's

Garmin GPS12
Garmin GPS72
Oregon 550

Dont carry much with us for small tools,

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CodeJunkie
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Joined: 2009-07-21
Posts: 8215
Location: Berlin, WI

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:32 pm Reply with quote Back to top

"Tools" kept in the car (not new but items I already owned):
Forceps (for grabbing things like nano's in a guy wire) Shocked
Hip Boots (had these before, but now they stay in the car spring - winter)
Flashlights (yes plural)
Lots of spare batteries
Old hand towels (for those times when you get a "little" dirty)

"Tools" kept in the car (new because of geocaching)
Snowshoes
Trench shovel
Nuvi
Bags of plastic bags
Kayak (on the Christmas list - I've been really good Santa)

Miscellaneous things at home that drives my wife CRAZY
Pill bottles
Peanut butter jars
Ammo cans
All sorts of other semi-waterproof containers
 
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bartrod
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Joined: 2008-03-12
Posts: 1078
Location: Oconto, WI-The birthplace of western civilization

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:36 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Yellow smiley stickers Very Happy And Wet Wipes...don't ask Laughing
 
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goirish75
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Joined: 2010-09-04
Posts: 240
Location: Grafton, WI

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 8:34 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Along with what was already mentioned, we've added a Leatherman, a headlamp, an expandable magnetic reach tool,a pair of 2 way radios and some of those nifty little tools for rolling micro and nano logs nice and tight.

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RSplash40
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Joined: 2006-12-23
Posts: 6257

PostPosted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 10:53 pm Reply with quote Back to top

BigJim60 wrote:
Got a kayak on Black Saturday ... now I have to wait until spring to use it.



Not really, there is still open water... rent a dry suit though and yes, they make them big enough for you... I've been in them :>

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Timberline Echoes
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Joined: 2004-07-25
Posts: 2080
Location: Eagle River, WI, USA

PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 8:12 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Canoe, Palm, 5 GPSr, gators, boots, mosquito jackets.....
 
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sandlanders
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Joined: 2008-01-18
Posts: 19230
Location: Adams, WI

PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 8:42 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Blaze orange vests... We just used to stay out of the woods during the "required blaze" season.
 
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RSplash40
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:45 pm Reply with quote Back to top

Mirror on a extendable stick

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huffinpuffin2
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Joined: 2009-07-17
Posts: 2635
Location: Puffindoofer

PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:57 pm Reply with quote Back to top

RSplash40 wrote:
Mirror on a extendable stick


Found they work really well for teeny-tiny tick checks. Shocked
 
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cheezehead
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Joined: 2006-07-02
Posts: 6063
Location: Hayward, WI. USA

PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 10:02 pm Reply with quote Back to top

I-pod, for paperless. Not a song on it., Spay cans of GLow-in-the-dark paint. Spray can of refective paint(doesn't work! Evil or Very Mad )
 
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RSplash40
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2010 10:39 pm Reply with quote Back to top

huffinpuffin2 wrote:
RSplash40 wrote:
Mirror on a extendable stick


Found they work really well for teeny-tiny tick checks. Shocked


Well there is a use I never thought of for it...

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goirish75
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Joined: 2010-09-04
Posts: 240
Location: Grafton, WI

PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2010 7:57 am Reply with quote Back to top

RSplash40 wrote:
huffinpuffin2 wrote:
RSplash40 wrote:
Mirror on a extendable stick


Found they work really well for teeny-tiny tick checks. Shocked


Well there is a use I never thought of for it...

Hmmm, Where exactly are ya lookin for those ticks?? lol wink

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