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by CarlL
09 Feb 2018, 20:04
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is your petrol station this helpful?
Replies: 6
Views: 1861

Re: Is your petrol station this helpful?

I have just realised it was "bob a job" week in Sweden, (you need to be an old git like me to get that reference!?) when this photo was taken and the Airforce did its bit to raise cash for the government and local charity with this pop up car wash - sorry pop up aircraft wash - and this was their fi...
by CarlL
08 Feb 2018, 20:15
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: TACAM R-2 tank destroyer in 28mm anyone?
Replies: 3
Views: 964

TACAM R-2 tank destroyer in 28mm anyone?

Great Escape Games have added a 28mm TACAM R-2 tank destroyer to their range. see lovely photo of lovely model at http://theminiaturespage.com/news/?id=413334296 or see http://www.greatescapegames.co.uk/tanks-1/romanian-vehicles/rom022.html At £20 a tank destroyer I can see the Joy of 6mm and 10mm a...
by CarlL
08 Feb 2018, 20:07
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: 10mm Cold War anyone?
Replies: 0
Views: 770

10mm Cold War anyone?

Lovely 10mm (1/144) model of Soviet 2S1 122mm SP gun, "nearly ready" from Timecast see photos at http://theminiaturespage.com/news/?id=617488354 where you will also find the CVR(T) Scorpion and Scimitar model photo'ed the whole range can be found at http://www.timecastmodels.co.uk/cold_war_84/coldwa...
by CarlL
08 Feb 2018, 20:02
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: 6mm Great War Indian Army released
Replies: 0
Views: 777

6mm Great War Indian Army released

Well its a long time since I got out my 6mm (mainly Ros & Heroics or Irregular Mins) but these BACCUS figures could persuade me to do this scale again, lovely 6mm Indian Army Great War troops that I imagine could be used anywhere from western front to middle east to 1920s Iraq Insurgency? See http:/...
by CarlL
08 Feb 2018, 19:54
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Small Wars: New Perspectives on Wargaming Counter Insurgency on the Tabletop
Replies: 14
Views: 3465

Re: Small Wars: New Perspectives on Wargaming Counter Insurgency on the Tabletop

Got my copy today in post. I hope John Curry (editor) doesnt take this as insult as its meant to be a compliment but its like somebody just did a Sotcw Xmas annual using our most recent editorial group and printers to put it together! Lovely softback with colour photo cover (like recent Journals) an...
by CarlL
07 Feb 2018, 20:45
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Any other Modern gamers ?
Replies: 64
Views: 14278

Re: Any other Modern gamers ?

I forgot playing AK47 too in Africa somewhere in 20mm but thats ages ago too.............. memories!
CarlL with Goldfish memory
by CarlL
07 Feb 2018, 20:44
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Any other Modern gamers ?
Replies: 64
Views: 14278

Re: Any other Modern gamers ?

I used to play Cold War Commander (mainly Soviets in Europe) with 6mm figures and tanks but my 'opponent' is now other side of country (I moved not him) so lapsed, pity as we also played Vietnam ambush / rescue type games using same set of rules and 15mm figures from another player too. Enjoy your m...
by CarlL
06 Feb 2018, 20:10
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Strelets Set M128 Imperial Japanese Army in Attack WW2
Replies: 4
Views: 1189

Strelets Set M128 Imperial Japanese Army in Attack WW2

new on http://www.plasticsoldierreview.com/review.aspx?id=2579 Strelets Set M128 Imperial Japanese Army in Attack 48 of 22.5mm figures in plastic plus 4 unrelated bonus figures... is this a Trade descriptions breach advertising the box as 52 figures when you only get 48 of what the box says is insid...
by CarlL
06 Feb 2018, 19:44
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is your petrol station this helpful?
Replies: 6
Views: 1861

Re: Is your petrol station this helpful?

The French Third Republic would not have allowed this manouevre without proper prepayment and pre-ordering by the Air Force to the proprietor!

In cash....

CarlL

PS great photo spot!!
by CarlL
31 Jan 2018, 19:04
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Small Wars: New Perspectives on Wargaming Counter Insurgency on the Tabletop
Replies: 14
Views: 3465

Re: Small Wars: New Perspectives on Wargaming Counter Insurgency on the Tabletop

Good spot Hammurabi70

Sounds interesting and hitting many "countries" and across our epoch of interest.
£12.95 for 116 pages covering six war zones with "game" ideas looks a good deal. And solo play favourable.

I shall place an order.

CarlL