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|Newsflash nr 33, Januari 2011 |
|Welcome Geocachers, |
You know how it goes, have you finally found the cache, but the book so humid that you can barely sign your name. Now we have both waterproof logbooks as wel as pens which write in all circumstances of the well-known brand Rite in the Rain.
Last week a few nice goodies arrived. All around the theme "Geocaching, this is our world '.
New is the beautiful new Compass Rose Geocoin. In five different versions, now in stock.
The Geomate.jr is back in stock. Last week it was quickly sold out, but a new shipment arrived.
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Marly and Willem-Jan Verberne
Geocachingshop.nl, Geocachingshop.be, Shop4geocaching.eu
N 51 28.339, E 005 32.064
|Compass Rose geocoin 2010 |
The 2010 Compass Rose Geocoin® continues in the tradition of celebrating the spirit of discovery and maritime navigation.
This year¹s Compass Rose Geocoin features the historic and legendary islands of the Azores: an amazing archipelago of lush islands in the mid-Atlantic, each with its own individual character and charm. This volcanic chain of islands has a rich history as an essential and strategic waypoint in the travels of explorers, pioneers, and pirates alike. Legends also tell of an even deeper history that suggests these islands might very well be the remnants of a once powerful ocean empire...the lost continent of Atlantis!
Available in 5 versions: Santa Maria (antique silver), Pico (antique gold), Terceira (polished silver), Corvo (black nickel) and Flores (polished gold).
The compass rose design is based on a 1595AD chart of Angra (located on the island of Terceira) by Huygen van Linschoten. A sparkling gemstone is set in the center of the compass rose.
Size: 50mm diameter Trackable at geocaching.com with its own icon:
Heart Microcoin gold
Micro coins, mega events, benchmarks, the four elements, log books, caching friends, meeting, greeting, hiding, finding, buying, trading: no matter which way you look at it, geocaching is great. Celebrate the sport with this new trackable micro in imitation hard enamel. We're sure it will be one more thing on your list of things you love about geocaching.
Size: 25mm in diameter Trackable at geocaching.com and has its own icon.
You can find these and other Geocoins at our website in new geocoins
Three funny new goodies to add to your Geocaching bag, or leave in a cache.
All around the theme "Geocaching, this is our world 'because that's what it is, a world within the real world.
Rite in the Rain logbook and pens
New Products: logbooks and waterproof pens of the famous brand Rite in the Rain.
Rite in the Rain is a paper on which you can write under extreme conditions and designed to survive extreme conditions.
The pens write on wet paper, at temperatures from -47 º C to 230 º C!
The books are available in two sizes: medium and large, both in stapled and spiral. Of course all the with waterproof paper from Rite in the Rain.
The Rite in the Rain pens, we have in three colors of plastic and one metal pin. There are also refills available.
New Fenix flashlights
Besides the TK12, there is now a TK15.
This lamp is powered by 2 x CR123 or 18650 rechargeable batteries. In turbo mode it produces 337 lumens (for 1:50 min). The most economical mode, it lasts for 142 hours at 5 lumens! In total there are 5 modes, including a strobe mode.
In addition, the usage is greatly improved by the addition of a button on the side for the selection of each mode.
Also new is the PD31. This is powered by 2 x CR123 or 18650 rechargeable batteries and is a much more compact and lighter compared to the Fenix TK12.
The operation is similar to the LD20.
The lamp produces 2 lumes (for 200 hours) to 304 lumens (for 2:15 min).
In total there are 6 modes, including a strobe mode and an SOS mode.
Both lamps are also available in an affordable set with a charger and two 18650 batteries.
All Fenix flashlights, you find here
- The family-friendly Geomate.jr comes preloaded with approximately 250,000 geocache locations covering all 50 U.S. states and Europe
- Simply turn the unit on and it will navigate you to your current location's closest geocache; hit the "Next" button and Geomate.jr will direct you to the next closest cache
- Along with cache location, Geomate.jr provides important information like size, terrain, difficulty rating and the GC Code for each cache
- The Geomate.jr allows you to set a "home" waypoint to which it can guide you back
- Displays compass heading, latitude and longitude
- Visit log allows you to mark geocaches and review them later to keep track of which caches you've already found
- With new caches being created all the time, an optional update kit (sold separately) allows you to add all the newest caches to the Geomate.jr database.
- Geomate.jr is powered by 2 AAA batteries (not included)
To update your Geomate with new caches, a special update kit is available.
|Groundspeak produkten |
Do you miss something from Groundspeak?
Did you see Groundspeak products which we don't have on our website then please contact us, so that it will come with our next shipment from Groundspeak.
|Geocachingshop bij Events |
On march 27, we will be at the ACE event in Hengelo
On juni 18, we will be at the MZLE event in Lopik
On august 28, we will be at the Geocoinfest in Keulen, Duitsland
On oktober 22, we will be at the Snert event in Sellingen
For more information on our presence at events, you can look at our event kalender. Are you organising an event yourself and would you like to have the Geocachingshop present, contact us, so that we can see what the possibilities are