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    Cabelas Alaskan Guide 60 qt Cooler

    Is on a great sale at Cabelas this weekend. Doorbuster sale from 8am to 1pm. $100 off. It is still $269.99

    I am thinking about getting one. For me it is still hard to justify spending that much on a cooler. Has anybody got one of these. Id like to know if they really keep ice as claimed. Is it worth the price?
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    I have never owned one but I have looked at them and they look like a really nice cooler. Probably as close to a Yeti as your going to find and at $100 off I would go for it! I have herd if you get them cold first and then put ice they will hold ice alot longer then putting ice in when they are warm.

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    A couple of my friends have yeti coolers. They are really nice, but if you open them to get drinks out....you might as well have a normal cooler.

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    The Alaskan guide is made by grizzly cooler irp. They are an awesome cooler! Here is an article that might make it easier to justify spending the money.

    http://www.rokslide.com/2012-01-09-0...e-conservation


    Just remember it is an investment.

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    I have been looking at the various high dollar, high performance coolers for a few years. I have decided on a Pelican cooler based on Pelican's lifetime no questions asked guarantee. I have a number of Pelican's lights that I use for diving. If you drop one on the concrete, or it gets crushed by Jaws, Pelican will replace it promptly. Cannot ask for better than that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sawfish View Post
    I have been looking at the various high dollar, high performance coolers for a few years. I have decided on a Pelican cooler based on Pelican's lifetime no questions asked guarantee. I have a number of Pelican's lights that I use for diving. If you drop one on the concrete, or it gets crushed by Jaws, Pelican will replace it promptly. Cannot ask for better than that.
    I didnt know they made coolers. Where can you buy them?

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    Yea really, first I've heard of pelican coolers....

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    Costco sells them.

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    Lonestar Safety and Supply in Dallas TX sells Pelican coolers to I believe. They used to anyway.

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    Thanks for the help. I've got a Costco membership, so I'll look into Pelican this weekend. I'll try to pick on or the other.
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