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What are you guys using to carry your Leupold?

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#1 Nittany

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Posted 03 August 2013 - 04:14 PM

I have a Leupold GX-4i and have it clipped on my golf bag with a carbine clip.  The problem is the cases opens often since it's only a magnet that holds the case close.  Twice my rangefinder has fallen out in which I was lucky to find it.  The Bushnell case is much nicer in that it close by a zipper.

Those with Leupolds 3Xs and 4Xs.  How do you carry your rangefinders?


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Posted 03 August 2013 - 05:29 PM

Call leupold and get the gx-1/gx-2 case.  It has a bungee cord thing that securely keeps the flap closed.  They only charged me a $5 shipping fee.
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Posted 03 August 2013 - 08:36 PM

Any other suggestions. I'm interested in this also.

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Posted 03 August 2013 - 08:54 PM

I use a Winchester .270 Featherlite.  It is right on every time.

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Posted 03 August 2013 - 09:13 PM

View Postrudtf, on 03 August 2013 - 05:29 PM, said:

Call leupold and get the gx-1/gx-2 case.  It has a bungee cord thing that securely keeps the flap closed.  They only charged me a $5 shipping fee.

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Posted 03 August 2013 - 11:32 PM

View PostGuia, on 03 August 2013 - 08:54 PM, said:

I use a Winchester .270 Featherlite.  It is right on every time.

View PostGuia, on 03 August 2013 - 08:54 PM, said:

I use a Winchester .270 Featherlite.  It is right on every time.

A rifle???

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Posted 04 August 2013 - 01:27 AM

Carbine clip. Get it?

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Posted 04 August 2013 - 06:50 PM

I have the GX-1 case (I have a GX-1, go figure) and its case is definitely more secure with the bungee and clip. During the round though, I don't use my case and just put it in the range finder pocket in my bag since it's soft-lined. After the round, I put it back in the case for storage.

If you get the case with the bungee, you should be good to go clipping it on your bag. I never had mine fall out when I did it that way.

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Posted 10 August 2013 - 11:58 AM

Thanks...I will give Leupold a call!

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Posted 11 August 2013 - 10:13 PM

I just keep mine in my ball pocket....never liked the thought of it being "out in the open" where it could drop out on me or grow legs when I'm not at my home course.

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Posted 14 August 2013 - 09:47 AM

I keep mine in either my back pocket or my clic gear net.
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Posted 20 August 2013 - 11:44 AM

does no one use the loop on the case to either put the cart strap through or run your belt through it and wear it on your waist if walking
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Posted 29 August 2013 - 01:27 PM

View PostHoosierMizuno, on 20 August 2013 - 11:44 AM, said:

does no one use the loop on the case to either put the cart strap through or run your belt through it and wear it on your waist if walking

I generally either keep GX1 in the case clipped to the bag, or else it is in my pocket during play.

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 07:53 PM

My buddies keep theirs in the GX-4 case. So far they haven't had any problems.

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Posted 12 October 2013 - 11:49 AM

I use their QuickDraw Tether and just have it strapped to my bag since I walk.  I got tired of pulling it out of the pockets and case each time.  This thing is secure and provides added tension for stability.


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Posted 12 October 2013 - 08:32 PM

I put a REWARD if found + my phone number label on my GX4i. I usually keep it in my left pocket but it does bother me a bit, I'll have to call about that bungee clip as well.  Thanks for the tip.

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Posted 16 October 2013 - 01:38 PM

Go to Wal Mart and get some velcro and have a nice older lady sew it on where the magnet is. Velcro is some powerful stuff.
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Posted 16 October 2013 - 05:40 PM

View PostMathwiz, on 16 October 2013 - 01:38 PM, said:

Go to Wal Mart and get some velcro and have a nice older lady sew it on where the magnet is. Velcro is some powerful stuff.

Velcro wears out quickly. Happens to all golf gloves all the time.

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Posted 17 October 2013 - 09:22 PM

View Postmdgboxx, on 16 October 2013 - 05:40 PM, said:

View PostMathwiz, on 16 October 2013 - 01:38 PM, said:

Go to Wal Mart and get some velcro and have a nice older lady sew it on where the magnet is. Velcro is some powerful stuff.

Velcro wear out quickly. Happens to all golf gloves all the time.

LOL. The velcro that Wal Mart sells is hardly the same stuff that is on a golf glove. I guess I should have mentioned in my first response that the velcro I am referring to is sold as industrial grade. It will NOT wear out quickly. The velcro on a golf glove is not made to last very long for a reason.

Edited by Mathwiz, 20 October 2013 - 06:35 PM.

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All subject to change in the blink of an eye.

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