EDC: How much is too much?

Jan 9, 2016 | 0 comments

As self reliant, safety minded citizens, MSW readers most likely make a habit of carrying more essential items on a daily basis than the average person on the street. However, it seems like the trend of Everyday Carry (EDC) items seems to grow regularly, and I got to wondering when it was too much.
Consider what might be considered a minimum for the typical possible load out as an off duty LEO: handgun, spare magazine, white light source, knife, phone (I see a LOT of guys with TWO phones – personal and work/issued), ID/badge/credentials, wallet. If you are trying to wear …read more