Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club


WBCC Newsmail 1042  30 July , 2016
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Composed with help from members of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC),
and weekly published by: Martin Peeters,  Netherlands, Focal Point of the WBCC


Past Newsmails can be found at http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,

Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.

1. Bi-metallic 50 Kuna 2016 from Croatia competition.....by Jacek Stącel, Poland
On 8 October 2016 the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of Croatia meets to commemorate this date as indicated, the Croatian Bank plans
to issue and circulate a Bi-metallic coin of 25 kunas allusive to the subject. New for this type of currency, the design will be chosen from three shortlisted
that we can vote on the website of Bank of Croatia until next August 20.
The three designs that I show below, are the work of artist Damir Matau you can vote from
http://www.hnb.hr/-/anketa-25kn



Previous issues of these Bi-metallic coins
Croatia began issuing Bi-metallic coin in 1997 with the currency of 25 kuna. That same year he issued three different currencies and in later years
issued a year and commemorative different reasons. All have the same physical characteristics: diameter 32 mm, weight of 12.75 grams.
dodecagonal shape. Core alloy of 92% copper, 6% aluminum and 2% nickel, the ring is cupronickel (75% copper, 25% nickel).
http://www.monedas-bimetalicas.com/croacia.htm

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from all Euro countries update.... by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here an overview update of all known Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from all Euro counrie





3. Bi-metallic Fantasy 100 and 200 Shilling 2016 from Puntland......by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the Fantasy Bi-metallic 100 and 200 Shilling 2016 from Puntland, trial strike



4. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club wbcc@hotmail.nl

The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first
Worldwide Collectors Club using the Internet.  Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and
exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics


WBCC Organisation:

WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, 
rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,  wbcc73@gmail.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, sunrayofmarion@aol.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
 

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:

* 46th World Money Fair, 3-5 February 2017, Berlin, Germany
http://www.worldmoneyfair.de/wmf/en/
* Open Day, Royal Dutch Mint, June 2017, Utrecht, The Netherlands