Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/01/26

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From: hoppyman at (G Hopkinson)
Date: Sat Jan 26 20:06:51 2008

But it may not repel the tortoises, which is what he may encounter on the 
Galapagos, not to mention large marine iguanas!
Did you know that one of the specimens collected by Darwin lived for many 
years in Australia and lived past 176 at Steve Irwin's
Australia zoo!
As for cases, I think Pelican for one, offer watertight cases in a hug range 
of sizes. They are advertised as being extremely


-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of
Mark Rabiner
Sent: Sunday, 27 January 2008 13:50
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: Re: [Leica] GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

> We are going to the Galapagos Islands on the 31st. Can anyone advise 
> me about  cases to keep your camera dry when going on a small boat 
> from ship to shore?
> Thanks,
> Mervin Stewart

I'd get a Turtle proof case.
Buff it up with Turtle wax; that repels them.

Mark William Rabiner

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