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The generous Contributions from List Memebers like you are what make these Email Lists possible. You don't see any annoying pop-up or banner ads on any of the Matronics List web pages for a reason - they're annoying and everybody dislikes them! Instead, here on the Matronics Emails Lists, I depend on the List Members to support the continued operation of the Lists through their generous Contributions! Better servers, better Internet connecitivy, better services, and hours of configuration and maintenance aren't free; your Contributions are directly responsible for keeping these services FAST, RELIABLE, AVAILABLE, and best of all - AD FREE! Please note the following suggestions when considering your List Contribution:

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CD - Matronics Email List Archives with Search Engine

With Your $50 List Contribution receive a free CD - Matronics Email List Archives with Search Engine! This is a complete set of archives for all Email Lists currently hosted by Matronics. The Archives date back to the beginning of the each List. Also included on the CD is a copy of Chip Gibbion's Windows Archive Search Utility and includes a precompiled search index for each archive on the CD. If you'd like to have a personal copy of the complete List Archives for your aircraft library, here's your chance to do so and support the Lists at the same time! (For Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10. Windows 95/98/ME not supported at this time.)

Aircraft Fuel Tester

With Your $60 List Contribution receive a free Aircraft Fuel Tester! Fits all quick-drain valves and has an adapter for recessed drains. The transparent cylinder is 6 inches long with octane color-coding molded in the side. Also included is a screwdriver blade with both Phillips and slotted heads.

Airplane Ice Molds

With Your $60 List Contribution receive a free Airplane Ice Molds! Add personality to any beverage with these whimsical airplane ice molds. Freeze water, fruit, juice, tea or herbs to elevate your drinks to a new level. Molds create incredibly detailed airplane cubes. Flexible silicone allows ice to pop out easily. Dishwasher safe. Food Safe. BPA Free. Each mold makes four (4) ice planes. Can also be used to make airplane soap molds or jello molds.

Carbon Monoxide Detector

With Your $60 List Contribution receive a free Carbon Monoxide Detector! The Carbon Monoxide Detector can save a pilot's life, especially when flying with the heater on, by warning of the presence of CO in the cockpit - the spot will turn gray/black when CO is in the air. The spot on the detector returns to normal color after it is exposed to fresh air.

Nickel Plated Airplane Coasters

With Your $90 List Contribution receive a free Nickel Plated Airplane Coasters! These nickel plated airplane coaster set looks like it came directly off of an actual instrument panel! There is an altimeter, attitude indicator, directional gyro, and turn & slip indicator to set your next beverage on! The felt backing keeps your furniture protected and prevents your drink from sliding away. 3.50 L x 3.50 W x .25 H. Nickel plated over zinc alloy.

Oxi-Go Pulse Oximeter

With Your $100 List Contribution receive a free Oxi-Go Pulse Oximeter! Oxi-Go Pulse Oximeter answers the sports and aviation markets' demand for a lightweight, inexpensive monitor for measuring blood oxygen saturation and heart rate during physically active and high-altitude activities. It offers the user a greater ability to monitor these vital signs under motion and is less expensive than most available devices. Pilots love Oxi-Go because it allows them to quickly assess their SpO2 while flying at high altitudes. Hypoxia can be a pilot's worst enemy, and Oxi-Go Oximeter is a low-cost product which gives pilots peace of mind.Features: Small & lightweight design ( total 0.09 lbs without batteries ). Display SpO2, Pulse Rate, and Pulse bar,Low power consumption, automatic power off, Approximately 30 hour normal operation., Low battery indicator, 2 AAA alkaline or rechargeable batteries, Accommodates widest range of finger sizes from pediatric to adult, 2 year limited warranty, Perfect for sports and aviation, Specifications:Dimension 2.3 in(W) x 1.3 in(H) x 1.3 in(D), Weight: approximately 1.5 ounces (0.09 pounds) without batteries, Not for use detecting carbon monoxide poisoning, Operation Temperature 41F to 104F, Display Type: Digital LEDs display, Pulse Rate: Measurement range 30-235 bpm, Resolution 1bpm, SpO2 Measurement range 70-100%, Resolution 1%, Measurement accuracy 80%-100%; +-2%, 70%-79 %; +-3%, 0%-69%

ASA Flight Timer

With Your $100 List Contribution receive a free ASA Flight Timer! Designed by pilots for pilots, the ASA Fight Timer is a unique chronometer that fills a gap in the instruction and pilot aid category. Ergonomically designed and engineered for reliability, ease and convenience, the ASA Flight Timer should be considered essential equipment for all aviators. The ASA Flight Timer has been created with pilot functionality in mind, featuring: Large, easily readable LCD backlight display, Multi-function clock (AM/PM, Universal Coordinated Zulu time, and military time options), Three simultaneous timer options, Exclusive digital notepad for squawk codes or frequencies. Approach timer allows pilots to store up to 12 different approach times, Audible and visual alarm modes, Fuel timer, Stopwatch with 1/10th and 1/100th second digits, Intuitive push and rotate dial for quickly and easily setting times, Multiple mounting options. Pilots will be able to accurately calculate time to the next waypoint, fuel tank changes, turns in holding or an instrument approach with complete confidence. The Flight Timer has been designed to meet the needs of all aviators, from student pilots working on their first cross-country to flight instructors and seasoned veterans. Applicable to both VFR and IFR lights, an ASA Flight Timer should be in every pilot's flight bag.

CruzTOOLS Tool Kit

With Your $180 List Contribution receive a free CruzTOOLS Tool Kit! The CruzTOOLS Pilot's Tool Kit provides the most common tools and other contents to help get you airborne, including a set of combination wrenches, 8 inch adjustable wrench, tire pressure gauge, locking pliers, 6-in-1 screwdriver, hex wrenches, and diagonal cutters. A special aviation spark plug socket (also sold separately) handles most spark plug makes, and a way-cool mini-ratchet and socket set provide additional utility. Finally, a telescopic mirror, cable ties, and 30 feet of 0.032 inch aviation-grade safety wire are included. Everything is nicely organized into a tough roll-up pouch. While designed to carry on the plane, this may well become your go-to kit for the hangar or ramp. Tools carry a lifetime warranty and are made to precision tolerances using pro-grade alloys, but more importantly they are absolutely dependable when called upon. CruzTOOLS Pilot's Tool Kit includes: Set of combination wrenches, 8 inch adjustable wrench, Tire pressure gauge, Locking pliers, 6-in-1 screwdriver, Hex wrenches, Diagonal cutters, Aviation spark plug socket, Mini-ratchet and socket set, Telescopic mirror, Cable ties, 30 feet of 0.032 inch aviation-grade safety wire, Carry case.

Kestrel 1000 Wind Meter

With Your $200 List Contribution receive a free Kestrel 1000 Wind Meter! The Kestrel 1000 Pocket Wind Meter was developed in 1995 when co-owner, Richard Kellerman, needed a reliable wind meter for flying his glider. Over 10 years later, it looks a little slicker, and it still gives you the reliable, accurate wind measurements that you need. Every Kestrel Meter features a large, inch impeller mounted on a sapphire jewel bearing, which means it starts rotating with the slightest puff of air -- 0.3 mph to be exact! And this unique impeller is user-replaceable, too, which means it can easily be replaced if it is damaged or worn. If your application demands regular calibration, simply pop in a new impeller and the Kestrel Wind Meter is restored to like-new factory calibration standards. The Kestrel 1000 can easily be switched between mph, km/h, ft/min, m/s, knots and Beaufort. Kestrel 1000 Measures: Current Wind Speed, Average Wind Speed, Maximum Wind Gust. Kestrel 1000 Features: Protective cover with sure-grip overmolding, Data hold function, Large easy-to-read display, Waterproof and floats, Patented user-replaceable impeller, Wide range of wind speeds and low startup speed, Reliable, portable, and easy to use, All instruments and accessories are completely assembled in the USA, 5-year warranty.

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    To make your Contribution by personal check, simply mail your Contribution to the Matronics address below. If you would like to take advantage of the Special Gift Offer, be sure to click on the link below. It will take you to a Gift Registration Form that will allow you to submit and print out a special form that you need include along with your check. Note that the Gift Form is not required if you are not requesting a free gift.

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