The SAR “Go Kit” This is the pack I like to carry with me on smaller SAR OPS. It keeps most of the things I need close at hand. I also use this in conjunction with a chest rig that has my GPS, cell phone, and team radio.
Front view of the SAR Go Kit – items are (clockwise from top) shotshell pouch, glasses
case, EMT shears, medical kit (immediate), sharpie marker, TOPS Hoffman Harpoon
Side view of SAR Go Kit showing carabiners and drop rope (braided nylon cord – 10 ft)
Back view of SAR Go Kit – whistle and Marble’s compass are visible on straps