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Donating your used binoculars

Unread postby bert » Fri Mar 07, 2008 9:53 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:
btw, think its great gesture if you have a old pair of binoculars please take them to SANparks/other reserves and hand them to a guide.
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Unread postby Batsman » Fri Mar 07, 2008 1:38 pm

I've done this with my old binos and gave them to the camp assistant at Bitterpan. He was most grateful and it was his birthday, too.

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Unread postby saraf » Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:44 pm

Brilliant news.

And on the old binocular front, one old pair was left with the camp manager at Olifants last time we were there and another old pair will be with me when I go in May. Check my itinerary on the Yellow Ribbon thread if you think anyone in any of those camps could do with a helping hand/eye then PM me and I'll see what I can do.
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Unread postby bert » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:02 pm

8)

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Unread postby Freda » Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:24 pm

Thankyou Richardt and Skillie :clap: :clap:

That smile is priceless :D

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Unread postby Jazil » Sat Mar 08, 2008 8:38 am

Thank you Thank you Richardt and Skillie - wonderful.
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Unread postby DinkyBird » Sat Mar 08, 2008 9:21 am

What a wonderful happy smile! So special to see that!

Thank you Richardt and Skillie. :clap: You guys rock! I know you have a special story to tell us when you guys are online again. 8)
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Unread postby JDW » Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:30 am

Saraf
Will you have room in your baggage for another couple of pairs?
In Portsmouth next friday

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Unread postby saraf » Sat Mar 08, 2008 10:40 am

JDW,

I will, yes. I can always buy books in SA! Send me a PM and we'll try to meet up sometime.
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Unread postby restio » Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:02 pm

Great work, Richardt and Skillie! :clap: :clap:

What a wonderful photo! 8)
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Unread postby Richprins » Sat Mar 08, 2008 6:57 pm

Well done, Richardt and Skillie! :clap:

Nice feeling, isn't it!

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Unread postby Jay » Sat Mar 08, 2008 8:09 pm

8) Skillie and Richardt!!!

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Re: Donating your old binoculars

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Re: Donating your old binoculars

Unread postby Xmantis » Tue Oct 21, 2008 11:51 am

I think this is a great idea :clap: Can anyone tell me what an "acceptable" strength binoculars would be?
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Re: Donating your old binoculars

Unread postby bert » Tue Oct 21, 2008 1:00 pm

Actually any pair would be great.
But 8X40 would be nice.
I gave my old 8x21 last year and they were very happy.


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