Re: Bear vault failure??
- Don't know about this summer but I recall seeing a report in recent
years about a bear in that area performing "CPR" on the side of the can
to bust it open.
Not sure about the circumstances, but not fully screwing the lid on
would compromise its strength and leave a gap that a bear could leverage
to pop off the lid.
I have a BV-450 and I'm not running out to get a replacement any time
--- In email@example.com, "Sierracanon" <dlink_95670@...>
>failure of a Bear Vault canister in SEKI this summer. He said that he'd
> An acquaintance of my wife said that he'd heard that there was a
actually seen it being taken out of a ranger station in the park, and
had "been torn apart." Anybody heard anything about this??
>talking about. But he'd seen my canister in the garage, and commented on
> I don't really know this guy, and don't know if he knows what he's