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    Carry a pistola to make (legal) holes.

    Carry a cell phone to call 911, your attorney, spouse or momma. Your life can go from humdrum to very interesting in a literal heartbeat.

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    Keep it simple, as others have said. I carry my gun, an extra mag, small pocket knife that clips in my rear pocket, cell phone, wallet, and my key chain has a small Photon ReX LED. All of that fits easily into board shorts, jeans, dockers, scrubs, or whatever I happen to be wearing.
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    A properly holstered, loaded firearm .

    All else is optional. Many options are desirable. But, If you're going to carry, carry holstered.
    It could be worse!
    I suppose

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    In my opinion...

    Quote Originally Posted by natimage View Post
    A) Firearm of course-will be my FS M&P .40 for now
    B) Spare mag?? Or is that not necessary to always carry? Yes
    C) Flashlight? If so, how do you carry it? On belt in a flashlight holder? Yes (conditionally) - carry in whatever fashion is most comfortable (my suggestion)
    D) OC? Only you can decide, but I recommend CC
    E) Knife (almost always have one of my many knives on my anyhow) Yes, if even a small one
    F) Cell phone, I always actually have two on me- work phone and personal phone Yes
    G) rubber gloves, First aid stuff, quik-clot??? Does anyone carry that to tend to the BG you just stopped or anything else that comes up Personal decision

    Of course it's always a balance of being prepared without having a full cops duty belt which would look ridiculous and not be a realistic option (Exactly!). So what do I ALWAYS need to have on me and how do you carry it?

    Technically the way the WI CC law is written you are allowed to posses A concealed weapon, so whether we can even carry more than one or not is yet to be determined from my understanding. But I don't have the luxury of having a backup weapon at this point and not sure I would ever carry one to be honest but we'll see.
    One late addition would be pepper spray. This non-lethal form of defense may not only come in handy, it can help to show that you're not just carrying to shoot 'em up!

    Cheers, & be safe over there!
    Last edited by ArkhmAsylm; August 23rd, 2011 at 04:43 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by natimage View Post
    See and if you DIDN'T have a less than lethal option I would think the prosecution would say, "He was just looking to kill someone, he didn't even have a less than lethal option"

    Prosecutors job is to make you look guilty no matter how innocent you are so unfortunately they can try to make you out to be whoever they want and depending on how firearm familiar your jury is, it may not be that hard. Just my $.05 (inflation...)
    This is why you should seek training....
    Magazine <> clip - know the difference

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    Carry it all. You will figure out what you really need along the way.
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    I had never owned a cell phone in my life but after reading many posts on here about being the first to call 911 after an encounter I made it a point to get me a trac phone. Now I consider it mandatory the weapon and the phone be carried together.

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