I have been pondering how to best carry these tools in the lid of my pack for a few days now w/o coming up with any one solution that seems best to me.
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For awhile I was using a modified "wallet" type thing that I think was intended for a person with diabetes to store their supplies. It worked okay but only for some of the kit parts - not all. In the process of trying to find a new solution I have sourced numerous bags, wallets, organizers, et al from the thrift store and cut them apart for their zippers, velcro, fabric, and assorted parts.
I also have simply thrown all the kit items into a small cuben stuff sack but this is lacking for two reasons. 1. It doesn't store the fragile thermometer very well, and 2) it is not easy to find each piece of kit as you need to use it.
I am leaning toward a design that is as wide as the lid of my pack, would allow me to keep each item shown in the photo in it's own pocket (or combined with similarly shaped items). Ideally it would be designed so that I could simply grab the bag/sleeve/sheet/whatever it ends up being and set it out so that all items are accessible while I'm in a snow pit taking measurements.
Any thoughts? I'm sure many readers are completely unaware what these tools are for but perhaps having no prior knowledge will give you insight.