Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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Re: Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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bolueeleh wrote: Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:27 am my days in the army taught me tat for a really good shine u need to layer on the shoe polish, to layer on the shoe polish, u need heat, best n cheapest way is this
When I was in the army, shoe shining was not an issue! :plus1:

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Now I wear shoes like this:

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Re: Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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It's important for US Military formations when you want to look like a dill pickle with a shiny black stem.
For combat purposes it's useless.
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Re: Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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bolueeleh wrote: Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:27 am my days in the army taught me tat for a really good shine u need to layer on the shoe polish, to layer on the shoe polish, u need heat, best n cheapest way is this

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nothing like a good ol elbow grease, hard labour maketh a character
Ah, the good ol' "spit shine"...I don't miss having to do that! Only for parade boots or Number 1's though.
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Re: Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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u guys r lucky to hv diff boots for parade drills n training, singapore cheap ass army in my time has only 1 boot for field training n parade drills, so the boot cld be covered in mud in one hour n has to be spit shine in the next. :facepalm:
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Re: Good shoe shine in Phnom Penh?

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There's a Hollywood movie-style shoeshine right next door to that place on Riverside that sells automated winders for self-winding watches. The guy has photos on the wall of every shoe he's had the pleasure to know. He'll let you look at them for a buck and a half.
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