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by UshCha
16 Jan 2020, 20:09
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2D Trees colouring help needed
Replies: 7
Views: 1903

2D Trees colouring help needed

I have just made a load of 2D trees, see my Facebook page (its free to host pics). What colors should I use Vallejo shades would be good. No more than 3 colors as life is too short to waste much of it painting. https://www.facebook.com/brian.handley.165 Why you ask? BecauseI recon I can get 100 tree...
by UshCha
27 Dec 2019, 08:39
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hosting Photos
Replies: 4
Views: 1263

Hosting Photos

Flickr has now chargers, where can I host photos for free. I would like to post a few pics for you all on some games we have had recently.
by UshCha
15 Dec 2019, 09:15
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Troop Quality
Replies: 10
Views: 2714

Re: Troop Quality

Rchard from your description they almost behave as for lesser, poorly trained trained troops. Perhaps give thenm a small edge in defensive close quarter combat if you were desperate and would live with yet more rules. Looks like todays rules are close enough to get a representation of the behaviour ...
by UshCha
14 Dec 2019, 09:03
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Troop Quality
Replies: 10
Views: 2714

Re: Troop Quality

dadlamassu, i got almost to the end thinking you got it right then you ruined it completely. Dice can only provide randomness, you canot in any way shape or form, model a systematic trend by a die score, to me that is one of the worst trates in wargaming and unfortunately all too prevalent, die roll...
by UshCha
13 Dec 2019, 08:22
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A10 GAU-8 accuracy
Replies: 4
Views: 2118

Re: A10 GAU-8 accuracy

sorry I ca't help I'm a utter incompetent on computors. I can say that I have clicked on this link today direct from my post.

The original link from Wolfhag is on TMP Cold war under my Airpower thread if that helps.

OR you could email me and I could send a copy by email.
by UshCha
12 Dec 2019, 16:18
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A10 GAU-8 accuracy
Replies: 4
Views: 2118

A10 GAU-8 accuracy

Folks,
I was given this link by Wolhag on TMP. it deserves a wider audiance as its a mine of information on how it was intended to attack soviet armour and its effectiveness.

https://calhoun.nps.edu/bitstream/handl ... sAllowed=y
by UshCha
08 Dec 2019, 08:33
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Air power in a wargame
Replies: 2
Views: 1068

Air power in a wargame

I alkways think a board needs somthing divisive to get the creataive juices going ;-). So here is my analysis for your review. No quarter is expected or given :-), but if all else failes you could be constructve but it kinda kills the fun. Airpower in Wargames As some may be aware Manouvre Group Iss...
by UshCha
04 Dec 2019, 08:22
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: post war armoured trains
Replies: 4
Views: 1756

Re: post war armoured trains

Interesting, Some at least of the vehicles can get off the train to take the fight to the enemy.

Thanks
by UshCha
30 Oct 2019, 07:42
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A recent GAME
Replies: 0
Views: 3809

A recent GAME

Here are a few pics of our last 1/144 game. What is great about 1/144 is you get the real impression of how big the world is. This is just a 6 by 4 board with special forces attacking from a number of directions a small force protecting a radio relay vehicle Kallistra Hex with Angel Hair bases for t...
by UshCha
24 Oct 2019, 16:14
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you working on??
Replies: 34
Views: 10435

Re: What are you working on??

1) The final draft of Manoeuvre Group Issue 2. It was supposed to be out for the 10 year anniversary in May but as usual, running late. 2) Inevitablely markers die/get lost and my 1/172 suppression and reaction markers from the dawn of time (well 10 years ago) have become too few even for my now red...