Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club


WBCC Newsmail 1055  29 October , 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 5 Soles 2016 from Peru......by Pabitra Saha, UK
From 2016, Peru currency is called Soles and not Neuvo Soles.
2 & 5 Soles are Bi-metallic and hence the change is there. In addition, 5 Soles has significant design change on the obverse and started getting issued on October 19th


2. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2016 from Finland..... Pabitra Saha, UK
Finland - Bi-metallic 5 Euro -2016 - president series- 4th President,Kyosti Kallio- to be issued on Nov. 21


3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from Greece.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Greece will issue two commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro in 2017:
- Archaeological site of Philippi;
- 60 Years in Memory of Nikos Kazantzakis.

4. Bi-metallic 2 Dollar 2016 from Canada.....by Jacek Stącel, Poland
Here a picture of the new Bi-metallic 2 Dollar 2016 from Canada commemorate 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic

Specifications
Face value: $ 2
Diameter: 28 mm
Thickness edge: 1.75 mm
Weight: 6.92 grams
Composition: Outer ring: Nickel - plated steel multilayer Central Party: Multiple layers bronze plated brass
Issuing volume: 5 million
More information at:
http://www.mint.ca/store/product/rcmcoins.jsp?campaignName=CCCPBattleAtlantic&pId=5900014&lang=en_CA&rcmiid=TF|Upsell|154446|CircPack|BattleAtlantic

5. 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/