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Re: [OM] Solar Battery Charger or Power Bank

Subject: Re: [OM] Solar Battery Charger or Power Bank
From: "Piers Hemy" <piers@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2017 18:44:30 +0100
Tongue-in-cheek no doubt John, but please re-consider what constitutes "a
few rolls of film" for Tina, who mentioned a few weeks ago that she had 6000
images in her current work-in-progress! Not even a Deutsche Bundespost
half-frame special would make much impression on that.

Piers

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John Hudson
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Subject: Re: [OM] Solar Battery Charger or Power Bank

A Leica M6, a 35mm and a 50mm lens and a few rolls of film will avoid 
all your worries about power storage other than having a spare battery 
or two for the TTL meter. Worked for me when I strolled round Damascus 
in late June 1971. My 35mm / f1.4 captured some lovely shots outside and 
inside the Umayyad Mosque :-)

jh

On 5/17/2017 10:23 AM, Tina Manley wrote:
> This is why I will need power storage:
>
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/syria_from_space_english
>
> The solar chargers I bought are not very practical because it takes 35
> hours of sunlight to fill the power bank.  :-(   I'm sure most solar
> options are about the same.  I just hope I have enough fully charged
> batteries when I leave Beirut.
>
> Tina
>
>
> On Wed, May 17, 2017 at 9:10 AM, John Hudson <OM4T@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> A backpack like that could be an open invitation to an assault or a
>> mugging in a tumultuous environment such as Syria. The backpack is
>> broadcasting loud and clear that it has valuable contents.
>>
>> jh
>>
>> On 5/17/2017 9:10 AM, SwissPace wrote:
>>
>>> another possible option - https://www.voltaicsystems.com/array
>>>
>>> On 16/05/17 22:29, Tina Manley wrote:
>>>
>>>> Thanks, Moose.  The inverter will be here Thursday!
>>>>
>>>> Tina
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, May 16, 2017 at 4:21 PM, Moose <olymoose@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
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