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#1 ReverseColors

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 05:03 PM

This sounds a bit stupid but here goes.

I'm looking foward to go play paintball soon and I was wondering how can I bring my cellphone without breaking it from a paintball shot? I don't feel comfortable putting it in a locker with my gear bag. It's a Samsung Ace ii x with a rubberish case.

 

 

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 05:10 PM

I take mine every time I go. Although mine has a shock and water proof case on it, I would just put it in your pocket and keep the screen faced towards you, so the screen won't crack if you get hit.
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Posted 02 September 2013 - 05:21 PM

I don't bring it, just because I have a feeling it would fly out of my pocket when I slide into a bunker. lol



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Posted 02 September 2013 - 05:56 PM

Don't take it. 


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 06:10 PM

I make some field friends first and then lock it in my bag. That or I ask the guy at the registration booth to hold onto it.

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 07:12 PM

I have zippered pockets but I normally leave it in the car.


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 08:54 PM

Just leave it in the car, or ask the person at the registration office/booth to hold on to it.


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 08:59 PM

I wear basketball shorts under my pants, and I put it in the pockets of those pants. That's only if I'm expecting a call. Otherwise, I leave it in the large locked box I keep my stuff in. If I can trust it to hold my paintball stuff, which is worth more than my phone, then my phone will be just fine in there. Out of sight in your car is another good place as well.



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Posted 03 September 2013 - 12:13 AM

I used to keep my phone on me until I was shot about an inch away from my phone no it sits in the trunk.
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Posted 03 September 2013 - 12:59 AM

Put it in a locker or in a car, or with someone you trust. I never feel comfortable with it with me on the field.

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Posted 03 September 2013 - 05:19 AM

I usually take mine on the field. But when I do I use the most durable case I got. And make sure the screen is facing towards you, so on the unlikely even it does hit your phone it'll be fine.

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Posted 05 September 2013 - 11:26 AM

I've played Airball for upwards of a year or so and I bring my phone out every weekend. Nothing's ever happened. It's pretty much a non-issue.






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