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Old 07-26-2009, 06:04 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by rbi99 View Post
I thought one of the features of this thing was that bears couldn't carry it away, let alone open it . If a 125lb bear could do both, even if other bears couldn't figure out how to open it, then certainly they should be big enough to carry it away.
They can't carry it because they can't get their jaws around it and there is nothing to grab onto. it's not because the bear isn't big enough. I can't imagine how the size of the bear would make much difference. Remember: these canisters are rated for grizzleys. They can handle even a very large black bear.
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