Flooding in Orchard Road

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Post by durain » Thu, 17 Jun 2010 9:22 pm

QRM wrote:
durain wrote:i prefer to use a pancho (can get it at daiso) than an umbrella.
Dont you get all sweaty in a poncho?
not if i am not wearing a full PVC body suit and a gimp. :P :D

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Post by Koalabear » Thu, 17 Jun 2010 10:35 pm

QRM wrote:
durain wrote:i prefer to use a pancho (can get it at daiso) than an umbrella.
Dont you get all sweaty in a poncho?
SAF gives out goretex jackets now, we don't really use poncho anymore. Ironically, I remember on my first route march in Tekong when rain were falling like needles, our SAF goretex 100% waterproof boots is completely useless if raining durations lasts more than 30mins.

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Post by Splatted » Fri, 18 Jun 2010 12:20 am

Koalabear wrote:
QRM wrote:
durain wrote:i prefer to use a pancho (can get it at daiso) than an umbrella.
Dont you get all sweaty in a poncho?
SAF gives out goretex jackets now, we don't really use poncho anymore. Ironically, I remember on my first route march in Tekong when rain were falling like needles, our SAF goretex 100% waterproof boots is completely useless if raining durations lasts more than 30mins.
LOL goretex.... always cracks me up when I hear that word... brings back memories of George Kastanza on Seinfeld

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Post by Ijustihok » Fri, 18 Jun 2010 9:28 am

I'd absolutely missed this flooding ~ as it wasnt flooding in the place I live, nor the place I worked. Or maybe it did and I was just safely indoors and totally unaware.

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Post by Melasony » Fri, 18 Jun 2010 11:13 pm

I was one of the idiots that accompanied a friend down to orchard that morning.
who'd think singapore would flood that badly??
though it did get interesting when our cab started loosing friction/traction going through a heavily flooded stretch and it felt like the car was sort of " drifting " side ways.

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Post by durain » Fri, 18 Jun 2010 11:46 pm

Melasony wrote: though it did get interesting when our cab started loosing friction/traction going through a heavily flooded stretch and it felt like the car was sort of " drifting " side ways.
just like on the duck tours, but in orchard road!

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Post by ScoobyDoes » Mon, 21 Jun 2010 10:20 am

That happens in taxis anyway after 10-min of rain, especially the old floppy Toyota Crowns or even older Yellow Top Nissans.

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Post by x9200 » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 5:18 pm

Kind of hard to decide where this pics belongs to :)

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Post by Splatted » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 8:49 pm

x9200 wrote:Kind of hard to decide where this pics belongs to :)

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the government really take their campaigns seriously

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Post by nwpz » Thu, 01 Jul 2010 2:43 am

awful, is that a porsche? :cry:
I would dropkick Megan Fox to get to Lee Hyori

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