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by unclediy
Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:33 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Post a photo of you using a GPS!
Replies: 108
Views: 23916

Re: Post a photo of you using a GPS!

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by unclediy
Sat Aug 23, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Post a photo of you using a GPS!
Replies: 108
Views: 23916

Re: Post a photo of you using a GPS!

Just before continued to drive at 5:59am @ CH last Tuesday, after driving 318km from home on previous day...
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by unclediy
Sat Aug 23, 2008 4:54 am
Forum: Hobbies
Topic: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...
Replies: 1816
Views: 190078

Re: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...

very interesting bug. we need uncle D investigate the species. :mrgreen: [/i] I think it is the outer skin of a cicada larva [nymph]. Almost all of lifetime Cicadas spend underground [up to 17 years!] as nymphs. They burrow into the ground at depths of about 1 foot and up to 9 feet. The young Cicad...
by unclediy
Sun Aug 17, 2008 10:24 am
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: Malaysia International Firework Competition 2008
Replies: 20
Views: 4041

Re: Malaysia International Firework Competition 2008

SHOW 2 : Team China - Aug 16th Shot from coords: N 02 54.867 E 101 40.120 [about 2km away from the launching pad ] http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3036/2769631320_19de3d7ff1_o.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3024/2769627086_6fa8334c83_o.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3209/2769759204_cd882368f...
by unclediy
Sat Aug 02, 2008 7:08 am
Forum: Hobbies
Topic: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...
Replies: 1816
Views: 190078

Re: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...

Endura Photography on Putrajaya, Bridges and Nite shots inspired me to venture into "non-bug" photography w/o changing gears. Sorts of complementry to endura's fish_eye views with a telephoto-zoom lens. http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3032/2723360447_68a4ec2c58_m.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/32...
by unclediy
Thu Jul 31, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Hobbies
Topic: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...
Replies: 1816
Views: 190078

Re: Any photography lovers here? Be it DSLR or film...

Through the eye of a fish U must have a very good optics there , Quite an investment isn't it? Generally on most super wide-angle/fish-eye lenses, corner softness is the most common issue when captured on CCD/CMOS, pictures must be cropped to get rid of those unwanted portions. Yours is exceptional...
by unclediy
Thu Jul 31, 2008 7:30 am
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller
Replies: 18
Views: 3321

Re: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller

I left school after form 4, so hard time to understand your theory. :mrgreen: SOSweet Do worry brudder, the amount of money one has is inversely proportional to his/her education level :mrgreen: see, u even have your own financial controller. I do most things by "DIY"... no money to hire ppl la, he...
by unclediy
Thu Jul 31, 2008 5:44 am
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller
Replies: 18
Views: 3321

Re: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller

Bro unclediy, wow, you got electrical engineering degree from Imperial College kah ? Very good explanation, enlightening us. :thumbsup: Now it is officially named as "The Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine" , I used to be trained there in "some kind of engineering" [at the time wh...
by unclediy
Wed Jul 30, 2008 7:32 pm
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller
Replies: 18
Views: 3321

Re: a way to save electricity -- use a power factor controller

DON'T be fooled! [-X It is just a CAPACITOR inside. Low/high power factor won't change domestic electricity bill as the tariff based on kWh [the real part of the vector diagram, the horizontal one] not kVAh. Unless for those 'heavy users' who are taking in HV feeders are being charged based on KVA m...
by unclediy
Sat Jul 26, 2008 10:00 am
Forum: Hobbies
Topic: Mountain biking kaki unite!
Replies: 239
Views: 62868

Re: Mountain biking kaki unite!

Brudders & sistas , Mountain Bikers and Road Bikers UNITED at Putrajaya Critical Mass Ride [on every last Friday_nite @2130hrs] http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3266/2702132730_a0697ab72a.jpg more pics here: http://ahwanphotography.blogspot.com/2008/07/putrajaya-critical-mass-part-3.html http://ahwan...