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    Just had to point out the connection: Elecraft is...

    Just had to point out the connection: Elecraft is headquartered in Aptos, CA. Tom went to Aptos HS. Apparently good things come out of Aptos. :-D

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    Chris W6YTB
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    Right now I have my Ultrasuede cleaning cloth in...

    Right now I have my Ultrasuede cleaning cloth in a small clear organizer pouch by itself and my iPhone/iPad cables in a regular small organizer pouch. I'm planning to get one of these to combine the...
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    Here's what I carry. I have an older iPad 2 and a...

    Here's what I carry. I have an older iPad 2 and a Macbook Pro Retina, so these are for those two devices.


    30-pin to VGA
    30-pin to HDMI
    30-pin to SD card
    30-pin to USB
    Thunderbolt to VGA...
  4. I'm lucky in that most of my presentations today...

    I'm lucky in that most of my presentations today are in walking or easy driving distance from my office. 10 years ago, I was a full-time corporate trainer and I ended up traveling across the US with...
  5. Thanks for the suggestions. I just ordered the...

    Thanks for the suggestions. I just ordered the new MBP and may wait to see how well it works in the existing 15in Brain Cell before buying anything new.
  6. Horizontal Brain Cell (for 13in rMBP) in Smart Alec?

    I thought I'd seen this question/answer in a thread before, but I can't find it now.

    Will the horizontal Brain Cell for the 13in Macbook Pro Retina fit in a Smart Alec? I currently have the 15in...
  7. I have an older version of the Balanzza that we...

    I have an older version of the Balanzza that we bought back in 2004 before we went to Australia and it's worked well for us over the years. It seems to be very accurate when compared to most of the...
  8. For awhile, I wanted one case for all my cords...

    For awhile, I wanted one case for all my cords and adapters, but decided to be somewhat more modular. So, I use a 3D Fabric Organizer for my Macbook power supply, which fits both the main supply and...
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    Even though I have a 15 inch MBP and not an Air,...

    Even though I have a 15 inch MBP and not an Air, I do have one perspective on this. The SD slot was actually one of the reasons I went with the MBP over the Air, but in all honestly, I think I've...
  10. Thread: Disney advice

    by ChrisG
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    We did WDW with our daughter for her 4th birthday...

    We did WDW with our daughter for her 4th birthday and again when she was 7. Both trips were in December, though one was early in the month and the other right before Christmas. I've also been a half...
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    For work, my main computer is a 15 inch Retina...

    For work, my main computer is a 15 inch Retina MBP. Because of what I do (emergency management) I need to be able to take my computer with me - if I'm out at a class or off-campus meeting I have the...
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    Used this on my Southwest flights back to North...

    Used this on my Southwest flights back to North Carolina last week and worked great! SW has very tiny seatback pockets on their older 737s, but just the perfect size to cup the Side Effect to and...
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    Don't have a yoga mat, but have carried a heavy...

    Don't have a yoga mat, but have carried a heavy jacket in the webbing with no problems. The webbing goes through a loop at center bottom which should keep it from slipping out (not sure how far it...
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    Love the S-biner idea! I got my Side Effect with...

    Love the S-biner idea! I got my Side Effect with a similar idea in mind (organizing in-flight items) but haven't had a chance to use it yet and hadn't thought about clipping it to the seat. Thanks...
  15. The Aeronaut backpack straps might work the way...

    The Aeronaut backpack straps might work the way you suggest. Haven't tried it myself and can't remember for sure how snug they'll tighten, but seems like a good idea.

    The other option would be to...
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    Looking at my Brain Cell, if you cut them just...

    Looking at my Brain Cell, if you cut them just above the stitching where the handle transitions to the strap running around the body of the sleeve, there shouldn't be much to fray. And if you're...
  17. I've used a Sena Ultra Slim case ever since I've...

    I've used a Sena Ultra Slim case ever since I've had my iPhone 4. It's definitely minimal (just a layer of leather) but I like that. I usually carry my phone in my shirt pocket (in uniform and...
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    TECHNICALLY, a 3-1-1- bag is supposed to be a "1...

    TECHNICALLY, a 3-1-1- bag is supposed to be a "1 quart transparent plastic bag hermetically sealed" per the 3-1-1 website. I have overheard TSA agents say that anything other than a "ziploc" bag is...
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    The Kit was always a neat concept, but a little...

    The Kit was always a neat concept, but a little small for use as a toiletry kit. Would love to see something along the same lines, but a bit larger.
  20. Thread: Bye, Cardinal

    by ChrisG
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    Being a firefighter, red is one of my favorite...

    Being a firefighter, red is one of my favorite colors and I definitely enjoy having red bags. For a long time, they were a rarity and stood out on the baggage carousel, though they have become more...
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    Early in my career, I was planning on going into...

    Early in my career, I was planning on going into IH. Before I got into the fire service, I worked primarily in occupational safety and health - that's what my undergrad degree is in, and I emphasized...
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    Who are you, and what do you do? My name is...

    Who are you, and what do you do?

    My name is Chris, and I'm a fire captain and the campus emergency manager for a major public university. I'm in charge of campus emergency preparedness planning...
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    Sticky: TBAS is is high effect now. The package arrived...

    TBAS is is high effect now. The package arrived at our local UPS office this morning - but since it's Saturday it won't be delivered until Monday. So near, and yet so far. ;-)
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    Sticky: Playing the waiting game here again too. :-)...

    Playing the waiting game here again too. :-) Found out a couple days ago that I'll be spending 2 weeks back at the National Fire Academy in Maryland for a class, so decided to order the Smart Alec...
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    Other than the water bottle, that's pretty much...

    Other than the water bottle, that's pretty much what I carry daily in my Empire Builder.
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