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by Morgan
Mon Aug 17, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: 15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?
Replies: 13
Views: 5801

Re: 15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?

Thanks for the feedback - I'll be interested to hear what you have to say on the FoW stuff, Neil. I'll also see if I can get a look at the Peter Pig models the next time I'm at a show.
by Morgan
Thu Aug 13, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Heavy armour
Replies: 3
Views: 1613

Re: Heavy armour

It is indeed. http://toofatlardies.co.uk/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Errata-FAQ.pdf "Heavy Armour:    Heavy armour indicates that an AFV has good all‐round protection.    When rolling to penetrate its armour in Step Three of section 12.1 its opponent will treat its side armour as frontal armour,...
by Morgan
Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:03 am
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: 15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?
Replies: 13
Views: 5801

Re: 15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?

The Desert campaigns particularly suit 10mm figures and vehicles such as those from Pendraken. It's also closer to the true groundscale for IABSM so the sense of distances and the reality of the ranges used is more apparent. Might be worth considering if you are planning to change scale. I will mos...
by Morgan
Mon Aug 10, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: 15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?
Replies: 13
Views: 5801

15mm, North Africa, WW2 - any advice?

I'm tempted to depart from my usual 1/72 European theatre and explore the world of 15mm. So that I don't have to duplicate and/or discard all of the kit that I already have, the thought occurred that I could branch out into North Africa. I have nothing for that part of the world at all and it ought ...
by Morgan
Thu Jul 30, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Activation of US Armored Rifles?
Replies: 14
Views: 4216

Re: Activation of US Armored Rifles?

From my reading, the Soviet squad would be more accurately described as a "zero-team" squad. The FAQ section quoted above specifically refers to "Squads without Sub‐Teams" and not "Squads with 1 Team" so might not apply to the US Armored Rifle Platoon. To try and clarify the questions, are they as f...