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by cartfc
03 Apr 2018, 08:37
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SOTCW new hard copy periodical proposal
Replies: 40
Views: 9534

Re: SOTCW new hard copy periodical proposal

Sounds like an excellent idea Mark. I would particularly like to see guides for some of the more obscure/less gamed wars of the C20th.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
01 Apr 2018, 15:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Still struggling with my next book...
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

Re: Still struggling with my next book...

A nom de plume would go better with that title. How about Seaman Stains!

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
30 Mar 2018, 23:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Potential future website (split from What`s everyone up too?)
Replies: 60
Views: 12176

Re: Potential future website (split from What`s everyone up too?)

It was indeed Neil. I visited Historicon one year and met up with a lot of the US members, played a game with them, umpired by Frank Chadwick, no less and then we all had dinner together. One of my favourite wargaming memories.

Cheers Fred.
by cartfc
29 Mar 2018, 19:39
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Potential future website (split from What`s everyone up too?)
Replies: 60
Views: 12176

Re: Potential future website (split from What`s everyone up too?)

Agreed things do come and go. I used to be involved with the CD Mailer which was primarily focussed on Command Desicion rules, but was a wealth of useful information. However the regular knowledgable posters started to drift away and it was shifted from a email based mailer platform to a forum when ...
by cartfc
29 Mar 2018, 19:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Salute 2018.
Replies: 15
Views: 3587

Re: Salute 2018.

I used to enjoy Salute a lot. Kensington town hall was the best venue, but Olympia was ok. The aircraft hanger at Excel is frankly depressing. The smaller shows are better. I enjoyed Beachead in Bournemouth this. Caught up with a few people I hadn’t seen in a while and there were some good games on ...
by cartfc
29 Mar 2018, 18:12
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Salute 2018.
Replies: 15
Views: 3587

Salute 2018.

For the first time in some years I am seriously thinking about not bothering with Salute this year. There are times I haven’t been in the past due to work commitments, but I am free this year and just not sure if I will bother. As a show it is now largely a feeding fest for the buyers of show deals ...
by cartfc
25 Mar 2018, 16:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scrap Heap Challenge - first vehicles painted and more added
Replies: 16
Views: 3275

Re: Scrap Heap Challenge - first vehicles added

Nicely done. Some very useful bits there.
by cartfc
22 Mar 2018, 19:09
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: The mighty Wehrmacht
Replies: 15
Views: 3537

Re: The mighty Wehrmacht

I never knew Raventhorpe did so much varied stuff. The ambulance is great.
by cartfc
22 Mar 2018, 19:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M44 D-Day Landings
Replies: 21
Views: 6280

Re: M44 D-Day Landings

Very impressive.
by cartfc
22 Mar 2018, 19:05
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Raventhorpe US trucks
Replies: 2
Views: 1006

Re: Raventhorpe US trucks

You can never have too many trucks. Do these come with base moulded on?