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by dsenebrecht
Sun Jul 26, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

Re: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Adding this reply I got from Robert himself on Facebook (for the record): That's my bad, I'm afraid...or my good, dependent on how you look at it. When I first started writing the scenario books, I was well aware that people only have access to certain sized tables, so I never specified the size, ju...
by dsenebrecht
Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

Re: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Thanks! I thought that would be the case but since there was not that explanation in the text I wasn't quite sure what to do.
by dsenebrecht
Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Hi folks: looking to play Scenario #14: North of Carroceto the book refers to a railroad cutting. it makes no statement however on how steep it is, if vehicles can enter it or not, etc... in other scenarios in the book it will say whether a cutting or ravine can be crossed by vehicles. any thoughts ...
by dsenebrecht
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 8
Views: 3372

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I've played this a few times. Very easy to learn and very easy to use and helps each side try to implement a given tactic.......but still retains randomness of IABSM
by dsenebrecht
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre

Thanks, R! Sending my dollars across the pond as we speak!

Doing all I can to boost IABSM here in northwest Vermont, USA.
by dsenebrecht
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre

Hi folks: Can someone provide the # of scenarios for each theatre that this IABSM book provides:

France 1940: #___ scenarios
Tunisia 1943: #___ scenarios
Italy: #___ scenarios
Northern Europe: #___ scenarios

Thanks!
by dsenebrecht
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 1835

Re: Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Posting a reminder from John Ewing who notes: "Dan, remember to credit them to Robert Avery since I’ve just paraphrased the approach he recommends in Bashnya or Bust."
by dsenebrecht
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 1835

Re: Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Here is the answer I got from John Ewing on IABSM facebook page: You have to keep in mind that the 252/1 is an armoured transport, a battle taxi, not an Infantry Fighting Vehicle in the modern sense. Most Panzergrenadiers used it to get were they needed to be then dismounted to go into action. On th...
by dsenebrecht
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 1835

Re: Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Thanks for that suggestion. But I don't have that because I don't do Russian front. That being said, can you can still offer me some guidance? I have been a good lardy boy...I've bought several scenario books and specials over the years...
by dsenebrecht
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 1835

Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Getting ready to play one of the two Battle of the Bulge Scenarios from the 2005 Summer or Xmas Special. Both scenarios are heavy with German PzGrenadiers in Sdkfz 251/1. What's the best way to handle squads in halftracks especially the two MG42s, one in front and the one in the back with the swingi...