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Using jock straps to help pack?


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I switched from boxers to boxer briefs for packing purposes several months ago. I found that i prefer the fit of the latter, and I now pack on a somewhat regular basis, but I've had some "slippage." It's been more annoying than I huge issue, but I want to avoid it if possible when my college starts back next week (Jan. 26th) . (I tried trunks, but I don't like the short legs). I know that getting an actual harness is the best option, but I don't have the time to wait on one to arrive in the mail. That's why I'm thinking of trying a jock strap under my boxer briefs because I can buy them locally. I was wondering if anyone has used them for this purpose before, and if y'all think this might be a possible solution.

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As someone who's worn a jock strap in the past (not much cause for one now, but hey) I don't think that would give your packer enough support to keep it in place. They're more focused on the scrotum area and I'd think the packer would be a little top-heavy. It's not like they're expensive though, and there might be a way to finesse it with a little extra fabric around the top so everything stays in place.

Thinking about it, with a little crafting you could probably use it as the framework for your own custom harness.

 

Best of luck!

 

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if you have any spare ankle socks around, you can make a very simple Joey style packer pouch with one. Just put the packer into the sock, put the sock inside the boxer briefs, and pin the sock in place with a safety pin. You can look at getyourjoey.com for inspiration. This is my preferred method of packing. As long as the sock is small enough, you shouldn’t have any problems. Worth a shot.

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On 1/22/2021 at 10:53 AM, TrIIIy said:

if you have any spare ankle socks around, you can make a very simple Joey style packer pouch with one. Just put the packer into the sock, put the sock inside the boxer briefs, and pin the sock in place with a safety pin. You can look at getyourjoey.com for inspiration. This is my preferred method of packing. As long as the sock is small enough, you shouldn’t have any problems. Worth a shot.

That is really good advice.  Thank you for sharing this with everyone.  Thais was one of the many questions that I had when I first joined the site.  My preference is boxers but obviously a packer is not going to stay in place.   Boxer briefs are better like the OP mentioned but yes there is a slippage problem which could be embarrassing.   briefs are better for keeping things in pace but the fact is most of us don't like them or at least anyone I have chatted with. 

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