Category Archives: Engineering

Engineering, design and structures.

On Salvation

Originally posted on A Cartographer's Story:
Cartographer’s Story #1, by Daniel P. Huffman Let me tell you about how I was saved by maps. I used to be a chemist some years ago. I worked at a mom &…

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Is Papago R5800 my next GPS device?

This Papago R5800 (RM899) device goes head to head with top end Garmin Nuvi 765 (RM1299)  on features. It has junction views. It has lane assist. And it has the main advantage that Garmin devices  held so long in Malaysia/Singapore, … Continue reading

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KL-R v3.27 GPS Map

On 31 Oct 2005, malsingmaps KL-R v3.27 map has filled up a bit in Klang area, especially around Taman Gembira and Taman Chi Liung. Now it’s getting to be more respectable. 🙂

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KL-R v2.67 GPS Map

On 27 Jun 2005, malsingmaps KL-R v2.67 map looks quite bare around Klang. Only the main roads are in the map.

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Garmin GPSmap 60CS

This is one seriously nice toy for a mapping junkie. 😉 It’s “only” USD534 (about RM2029) in the US, but you can get it for around RM2400 from the local Malaysian distributor. Key features … Electronic compass, barometric sensor Color … Continue reading

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Mampujaya Engineers?

This advertisement in The Star 17 May 2005 StarTwo pullout caught my eyes. These “engineers” seems to be very proud of their ability to design factories to be built at a very competitive price ranging from RM66 psf to RM105 … Continue reading

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Persiaran Raja Muda Musa, Klang-Port Klang, will be six-lanes

Construction works have been going on Persiaran Raja Muda Musa since February 2005. Currently, most of the palm trees, shrubs and lamp posts in the center median have been removed. I understand the first work will be to move the … Continue reading

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