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by cartfc
21 Apr 2018, 10:59
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: another weeks work
Replies: 9
Views: 1901

Re: another weeks work

I do the same Richard even in 28mm, crew served weapons are based together, rest are singles. I have seen some clever people use sabot bases where you can remove the individual crew, but not tried it myself.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
21 Apr 2018, 10:56
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Cold War Gaming
Replies: 4
Views: 2647

Re: Cold War Gaming

Very nice. I have never played Spearhead or Crossfire much. Nothing against Arty Conliffe or his rules, just never found many locals that played them.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
21 Apr 2018, 10:52
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Battle" rules CarlL seeking help with SV & DV
Replies: 4
Views: 1445

Re: "Battle" rules CarlL seeking help with SV & DV

Yes Rapid Fire is a Battle inspired rule set. They did a recent reprint of Battle edited by Charles Grant’s grandson, which included some lost chapters from the original Meccano magazine articles and rules for light mortars, but I don’t think he expanded on the strike/defence values. I would use the...
by cartfc
14 Apr 2018, 19:00
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Al Messeh Airfield, Syria 20th/21st June 1941
Replies: 4
Views: 1237

Re: Al Messeh Airfield, Syria 20th/21st June 1941

Fantastic write up. Looks like a great time was had by all. Getting a feeling of deja vue! ;-)
by cartfc
14 Apr 2018, 18:43
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Buesbach, September 16th 1944
Replies: 3
Views: 1016

Re: Buesbach, September 16th 1944

Lovely looking game. Looks like you all had fun.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
14 Apr 2018, 18:36
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: The Works: Vulcan and Chieftain manuals
Replies: 7
Views: 1623

Re: The Works: Vulcan and Chieftain manuals

Does it tell you how to fix it? I don’t think my local Halfords carries any spares though.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
14 Apr 2018, 10:10
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: US naval crew
Replies: 10
Views: 2182

Re: US naval crew

Lovely piece of kit Richard. The crew are just the job.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
13 Apr 2018, 13:25
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: more 28mm figures useful for Mexican Revolution?
Replies: 3
Views: 978

Re: more 28mm figures useful for Mexican Revolution?

Not a period I game, but some lovely work there.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
13 Apr 2018, 13:24
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: 47% off REVELL 1/72 RUSSIAN SUKHOI SU-27 SM FLANKER
Replies: 2
Views: 810

Re: 47% off REVELL 1/72 RUSSIAN SUKHOI SU-27 SM FLANKER

Always had a soft spot for Sukhoi. They make some good looking planes.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
10 Apr 2018, 22:59
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Salute 2018.
Replies: 15
Views: 3587

Re: Salute 2018.

Well I have decided not to go to Salute. Just can’t be bothered this year. Of course I have ordered several not going to Salute purchases, which is only right I think!