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by Capt Fortier
Sun Sep 27, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: French Regular Infantry - French Indian wars
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Re: French Regular Infantry - French Indian wars

Your forest-litter bases look great, and your eye for character and detail are always impressive.
by Capt Fortier
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Partisans 28mm
Replies: 6
Views: 381

Re: Partisans 28mm

They look great John, and that backdrop is brilliant - perfect setting
by Capt Fortier
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modern Coastal Patrol
Replies: 1
Views: 184

Re: Modern Coastal Patrol

I would think the main challenge for a modern conversion of Coastal Patrol would be weapon ranges and targeting systems, especially if you add aircraft. But I understand the objective and (even with my poor Spanish) I admire what you're doing with Tikitaka, so for small boat actions (patrol boats, s...
by Capt Fortier
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Positioning of Minefields & Roadblocks
Replies: 62
Views: 4292

Re: Positioning of Minefields & Roadblocks

Seret, Thank you and thank you. Cheers for providing a detailed response to the query, but more importantly, Gratitude and admiration for your work in neutralising explosive ordnance. Putting your own life on the line to help make others safer is no small thing. I bow in respect. What he said x 2
by Capt Fortier
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: SP2 FPW rooster
Replies: 6
Views: 535

Re: SP2 FPW rooster

I don't believe so - see: Franco-Prussian War
by Capt Fortier
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Positioning of Minefields & Roadblocks
Replies: 62
Views: 4292

Re: Positioning of Minefields & Roadblocks

Truscott Trotter wrote:
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:44 am
Wait till someone drops a mortar barrage on your engineers 😋
Just out of curiosity, what would be the effect of a mortar barrage on a minefield in real life?
by Capt Fortier
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Moving skirmisher screen plus parent body on a single activation?
Replies: 12
Views: 779

Re: Moving skirmisher screen plus parent body on a single activation?

I think we played it that the firing is against the skirmish screen with hits shared across the column, rather than the column being the target. So saying, we've only used this formation once, and a little like Contrarius we struggled with the application of CI so kept getting the screen too far ahe...
by Capt Fortier
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Harold Godwinson's Command Base- Hastings 1066
Replies: 8
Views: 424

Re: Harold Godwinson's Command Base- Hastings 1066

Truly beautiful work - did you hand paint the flags too? I do think there is talent within this hobby that well approaches art form, and yours is in that category.
by Capt Fortier
Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:16 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Mini campaigns for Sharp Practice?
Replies: 3
Views: 567

Re: Mini campaigns for Sharp Practice?

I'd forgotten about the "Death Road to Corunna" campaign. Had a quick scan of the index on "News of the Lard" and I think it is the only Peninsular War campaign/scenarios from the Specials.