HT Go Box

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HT Go Box

Post by Gurthy » Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:42 pm

I was eyeballing one of those little plastic Federal 120 round boxes last week and decided that it was the perfect size for an HT "go box". The idea is for a small, basic kit that is somewhat protected to be used for hiking and the like.

The contents:
-Nelson slim jim antenna
-30' of mason line on an old teflon tape spool (with a snap swivel and small fishing weight...used to hoist the antenna)
-spare battery
-stock antenna
(not shown is a small laminated list of local freqs., taped inside the lid)


Here it is packed up next to a ball cap for scale.


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Re: HT Go Box

Post by medic photog » Sun Apr 05, 2015 9:57 pm

Nice. Did you check to see what the price difference would be if you used a Plano or Otter Box?

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Re: HT Go Box

Post by TheQuietSurvivalist » Thu Apr 16, 2015 2:48 am

I use a similar system for all my HT

I use the Survivor dry box, I did a write up here

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