Tag: handling your bag in public

Handling Your Bag in Public: Strapped

Handling Your Bag in Public: Strapped

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

When I meet my friends out in public for a sit-down meal or a cup of coffee, I stow my bag in one of two positions: at my feet, or in a chair next to me. This is what I do to reduce the chance of the bag being stolen, and also to keep track […]

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What Do I Wear? Choosing an EDC Bag

What Do I Wear? Choosing an EDC Bag

| August 30, 2016 | 2 Comments

YouTube channel viewer PerfectTangent asked What informs your decision to carry a given bag with a given weapon on a given day? Situation? Taste? This article will address why I choose the bags / tools to carry at any given time. This is not an article about what I look for in a bag (see this […]

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Handling Your Bag In Public: The One-Handed Mount

Handling Your Bag In Public: The One-Handed Mount

I was doing the “bail out” drill at a QSI vehicle gunfighting class. The drill involved dealing with an immediate threat on the driver’s side, then getting out and engaging additional threats. I wanted this drill to be as true-to-life as possible, so I put my SBR bag in the backseat of the car. I dealt […]

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Handling Your Bag In Public: Standing In Line

Handling Your Bag In Public: Standing In Line

| January 6, 2016 | 4 Comments

I work downtown, and am often in close proximity to people I don’t know. Some times I have to wait in line with strangers, usually at lunch or dinner time. Here’s a short video on how I manage my bag while standing in line or in a crowd.

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Handling Your Bag In Public: Setting Your Bag Down

Handling Your Bag In Public: Setting Your Bag Down

| August 26, 2015 | 2 Comments

I’ve been carrying a PDW or SBR in an everyday carry bag for about two and a half years. That’s a lot of time spent on public transit, walking downtown, going to malls, stores, movie theaters, coffee shops, trade shows, conferences, and other densely populated areas. Over that period of time I’ve learned a few things […]

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