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Old December 3rd, 2004, 04:31 PM
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Default Looking for a pants belt that will pass security checks....

No matter how small a belt buckle I wear it always sets off the alarms in airport security. I am looking for a pants belt that will pass security checks....

I have tried several travel stores and travel web sites but everything seems to have a metal buckle.

I know I could use a rope but I would like something a little more modern. Elastic waistbands are also a compromise but I would really like a belt so I can hang my cell phone and PDA. Any ideas?

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Old December 4th, 2004, 01:34 PM
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Default Re: Looking for a pants belt that will pass security checks.

Do a Google search on Airport Security Belt Buckle and you will find a couple of sources that sell them.

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Old December 8th, 2004, 01:15 PM
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Why go through all that trouble...just let it beep and they'll know it's your belt once they pass the scanner over it.
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Default Re: Looking for a pants belt that will pass security checks.

my hubby always sets off the alarms--can't really figure out why other than his belt buckle--last time he flew--he ended up taking off the belt--then passed thru fine.--
i'm so thankful for the security tho--it may be a little inconvienent for some but the peace of mind is so worth it (now if we can stop those threatening lasers)

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Default Re: Looking for a pants belt that will pass security checks.

all you have to do is:

take your buckle and turn it flat when walking thur the detector. this works I've done it.

underwire bra, gets me everytime.
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