Australia / New Zealand

Looking for an official Kestrel Meter in Australia or New Zealand. Check Kestrel AUCurrent US policy on shipping to AU is that we can't do it. In fact, every Kestrel dealer in the US has been given guidelines not to ship there. We have done it in the past, as we've had requests, due to it being cheaper in the US, and safer to buy from us than eBay, but we don't.Reasons we don't ship to AU:    * Kestrel Meters fall under a special electronic product category under Australian regulations. While the meters themselves are in compliance with the guidelines,...

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Heat Stress / Water Temp / Triathlons and Kestrel

Triathlons and Kestrel Kestrel Meters are a great handheld meter for all triathlons.  Checking heat stress as well as checking the water temperature to determine if a wetsuit allowed.  All Kestrel Meters that have the ability to measure temperature, can check water temperature. It's not meant to go deep or withstand deep sea pressure, but an arms length depth is perfectly safe to use a Kestrel. The ideal meter is the Kestrel 5400 as seen set up on a tripod at many triathlon events.   Professional and Age Group wetsuit cut-off temperatures: Wetsuits are allowed to be worn for Professional...

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Dog Truck Monitored with Kestrel DROP

Customer bought the Kestrel Drop temperature meter recently and installed it in the rear storage area of his dog truck to monitor conditions from the cab. Setup was very easy. At first, it seemed as though getting it to communicate with my iPhone was intermittent if my phone was on the console of my truck (Chevrolet 3500 HD 1 ton diesel crew cab), but I've noticed that it's communicating more reliably now. I'm usually getting 1-2 strength bars. I'm sure it's due to the Bluetooth signal having to penetrate a lot of heavy stainless steel as well as the steel of the...

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