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Opening your BearVault made easy

Postby gary c. » Tue Jun 25, 2013 7:11 am

I can't beleive I havn't seen this before or thought of it myself.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyEbLfL_lSU
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Re: Opening your BearVault made easy

Postby Vaca Russ » Tue Jun 25, 2013 7:24 am

Gary,

That is really cool! I've got to try it when I get home.

Thanks,

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Re: Opening your BearVault made easy

Postby Ikan Mas » Tue Jun 25, 2013 12:25 pm

Something for those cold mornings when those tabs are so hard to push. Just don't tell the bears! :)
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Re: Opening your BearVault made easy

Postby DriveFly44 » Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:43 pm

Haha, yea, I've been doing that for a couple of years after reading about that technique......works great!! But now I have a Bearikade so I guess I can sell my bearvault or keep as a back-up.


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Re: Opening your BearVault made easy

Postby maverick » Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:48 am

I thought that's what the National Park Pass was used for. :)
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