Home EDC for CCW Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Tackleberry EDC for CCW Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Tackleberry By Dan Zimmerman - September 25, 2016 36 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Email ◀Previous Post Next Post▶ OMG! Look at all that gear! And he has Field Notes! OMG! Just thought I’d save some of you the trouble of commenting. It’s the weekend after all. See what Tacklberry totes at Everyday Carry . . . ◀Previous Post Next Post▶ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR First Aid: When a Gun Isn’t the Answer to the Problem The Latest ‘Book of Boba Fett’ Episode Has A Really Cool Ballistic Easter Egg SHOT Show: Hogue Rolls Out SIG K320 AXG Knives to Match Your SIG P320 AXG Pistol 36 COMMENTS Still commenting. That’s a lot of crap to lug around. And yes, my god, the field notes Reply But these notes are CONFIDENTIAL- it says so right on the cover! I’m engorged with jealousy of the level of operator. Reply I think his mommy gave him all that stuff. Thumbs up if you know the reference… Reply I do. http://youtu.be/Vom9iLDfb-Y Reply An interesting paring of knives. God that’s a bad joke. Reply On a scale of 1 to Ralph that’s…….well, less than 2. Reply Compensate much? DAMN!!! Reply I’m curious why 2 different brand semi-autos, let alone both subcompacts. Seems if you’re going to lug around 2 semi-autos maybe stick to ones that can take the same/similar magazines. Reply Or carry a compact (not sub compact) primary with a subcompact BUG Reply That’s a lot of stuff…. Reply Very funny. … this is a joke, right? Reply Considering that his name is Tackleberry and his comment is “All day, every day. Gun-free zone or not. Always prepared.” it may not be serious. Reply Needs a toenail clipper. Never know when you will need to clip your toenails while writing some field notes. Reply It really is getting to the point where we need to start seeing pictures of the people actually lugging all this stuff around as an attempt to call BS. This person is either 6’5″ 300 lbs, 14 years old or carries a man-purse. Puhleeze! Reply Honestly I think we go a bit far ragging on people for what they carry in terms of how much they carry. Keep in mind that TTAG calls this a “Pocket Dump” but the actual EDC website doesn’t specify that and many people, myself included carry a bag. This is my Pocket Dump, which as a TTAG reader I limited to what I carry on my person at nearly all the time because I know the “excess” gear drives people nuts. http://www.thetruthaboutguns.com/?s=strych9 However, my actual EDC includes a backpack full of books and a laptop plus other stuff. http://everydaycarry.com/posts/17233/school-bag Is that a bunch of stuff? Sure, but read what I wrote about how much I carry in books and other school supplies and the weight of the added items and I think you’ll agree that while it’s a lot of stuff it’s minimal compared to my school supplies. Consider however that I’m telling you it’s a backpack and showing you the bag. If I didn’t do that I’d look like I was crazy, lying or trolling. Reply Uhhhm, excuse me, but is that just a phone case without an actual telephonic device in it? Reply Yes, I’d bet that he pulled the phone from the case to take the picture. Reply What, no DEAGLE? Amateur. Reply I’ve noticed a surprising number of Field Notes notepads in the Pocket Dump of the Day recently. These are made and sold by a well-known designer named Aaron Draplin. What you all need to know is that Draplin is extremely anti-Second Amendment. I’m a designer in NC and attended one of his presentations last year. When he wasn’t talking design was praising Obama and making cheap shots at the NRA and gun owners. I just think you guys need to know who you’re supporting. His notepads are nothing special and the the ones I’ve seen aren’t even well made. Please take your business elsewhere. He thinks all of you are slack-jawed rednecks. Reply Thats interesting to know. I got my field notes from ITS a few years back to stick in my hunting pack, guess Ill have to get a rite in the rain notebook now! Cant support the commies. Reply +1 Thanks for the info, I’ll pass it along. Reply So, Field Notes are actually lamer than I had originally thought. Good to know. Reply Thanks! Dollar store pocket notepads for me! Reply This guy, really? http://www.adweek.com/files/imagecache/node-detail/tt-aaron-draplin-hed-2015.png Reply Yep, that’s him. Looks like a guy you’d run into at the shooting range. You’d be more likely to find him at a Clinton rally. Reply Has there ever been a condom in any of these? You’d think there’d be at least one safety conscious horn dog out there. Reply Pocket dump, not a briefcase dump, or a glovebox dump. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure at least some percentage of these (generally) gents are Brad Pitt, and might get some random just wandering around during the day/night. But I’ve heard that even if you have an extremely fortuitous seat match on a 5 hour red-eye, you still can get to the carry-on before you head to the back of the plane. (Unless you bartend in Orange County near a porn studio. Then you should have a pocketful at all times.) Reply Something’s not quite right. Everybody knows that the real, yet fictional, Tackleberry favors an 8 3/8 inch Model 29… Reply I must say, good to see the Opinel getting some love. Looks like a #8, stainless. Reply Yeah, and he even has multitool with pliers in case he would actually need to open this french marvel without loosing his fingernails. Reply Careful Zimmerman. We read so we CAN comment. Otherwise the site is useless. Nothing like poking some good natured fun at some one baring their “pocket sole”. I kept looking for the tournequet though…. Reply Only 1 watch? Reply Someone got the IV8888 August EDC man can… actually the man-up can (based on the key bar.) Sadly, the poster did not include their “Pocket Dump” morale patch… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ET2lmCFCUug Reply Does seem like a lot of stuff, but, I have no clue as to what he does for a living. Of course, I consider my load light, but I know a lot of people would exclaim that I carry too much. I carry a pen, pocket notebook and knife everywhere I go b/c my job requires detailed notes and opening a lot of boxes. I use my phone as my flashlight (not the best, but it works) and I have my keys, that have a simple screwdriver/bottle opener (the doohickey) from nite ize. I get questions from time to time from folks who laugh at all the stuff I pull out of my pockets, I just figure thats what pockets are for. My P938 is always there, but I don’t pull it out, so nobody has asked me about that one yet. Reply These field notes are “confidential!” Confidential field notes! Reply So…he carries a Leatherman multi-tool, a Griffin multi-tool (which is redundant because the Leatherman has a bottle opener and screw driver built in, and the KeyBar already carries his keys), dagger, and folding knife (which is redundant because his Leatherman already has a folding knife build in, and he’s already carrying a dagger)? Overall, it must be a DANGEROUS job to be a “Network Engineer”. And yeah, “field notes”…some tactiCOOL bullsh*t. Reply LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.