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Forum: News and Notices Yesterday, 04:09 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Cromwell
My Grandfather on my Mothers side served in the...

My Grandfather on my Mothers side served in the the Royal Navy as a Petty Officer Gunner in the Gallipoli campaign. He was wounded by Turkish fire whilst his ship was trying to force the Dardanelles.
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-23-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Cromwell
He and his family are in my prayers.

He and his family are in my prayers.
Forum: Building DBA Armies 04-21-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By Cromwell
HIi Jeff, Thanks for the advice...followed...

HIi Jeff,

Thanks for the advice...followed it....took ages to type this reply...and I am out of superglue!:rolleyes
Forum: Building DBA Armies 04-20-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By Cromwell
I favour my left. I write left handed, I paint my...

I favour my left. I write left handed, I paint my models left handed...mainly!

But I hold a sword in my right hand...I fire a gun/rifle from my right shoulder.

But when I paint a model I prefer...
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-16-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Cromwell
A Roman, a Greek and a Celt are lost in the...

A Roman, a Greek and a Celt are lost in the desert. They come across a long abandoned dwelling. They search through the remains for anything useful before commencing their journey.
The Roman says,...
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-15-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Cromwell
It is June 1815. The Morning of the Battle of...

It is June 1815. The Morning of the Battle of Waterloo.

A young British Infantryman stands staring out nervously at the ranks of French soldiers.

Sensing his nerves the Duke of Wellington leans...
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-14-2015, 02:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By Cromwell
Really sorry to hear this. If he was ...

Really sorry to hear this.

If he was knocked down by a car it goes to heighten road safety issues.

As a profesional Driving Instructor I ensure all my pupils understand the vulnerability of...
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-12-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 842
Posted By Cromwell
In a similar vein. A young Roman man joins...

In a similar vein.

A young Roman man joins the Legions. When he is issued his Kit the Quartermaster has run out of Gladius and Pilum's. So he has to turn up for his first bout of training with no...
Forum: DB - Pike and Shot 04-12-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 790
Posted By Cromwell
I was looking at it too. I could be tempted....

I was looking at it too.

I could be tempted. But it would have to be the PC version as I am IPad less!:sick
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-10-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,362
Posted By Cromwell
I voted 2.2+. It is the version I play the most. ...

I voted 2.2+. It is the version I play the most.

I have shied away from 3.0 as it seems more complex and would need changes made to my armies. As I play solo I can't see that its worth the effort....
Forum: Scratch-Building 04-05-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 752
Posted By Cromwell
Looking good!:up Please post some more pictures...

Looking good!:up
Please post some more pictures when its complete.
Forum: Rants and Raves 04-03-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By Cromwell
Happy Easter!

Happy Easter everyone!:up

Spring is in the air and new life buds in the garden:)

A few days work free with time to game and paint. Great.

Also a bit of time to hack down the budding new...
Forum: Campaigns 03-27-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By Cromwell
Thanks Bruno thats fantastic:2up

Thanks Bruno thats fantastic:2up
Forum: Campaigns 03-25-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By Cromwell
War of the Roses

Having just finished reading Bruno's fabulous WoR campaign on the Resource page I have dug out my WoR campaign idea and started a solo campaign this weekend.

If any one is interested the details...
Forum: Painting Miniatures 03-20-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By Cromwell
Or try moving your ears further back, that might...

Or try moving your ears further back, that might do the trick!:up

Seriously, I believe you can purchase small plastic spacers that fit onto the arms and help grip the ears better.

I use glasses...
Forum: Painting Miniatures 03-19-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5,760
Views: 488,218
Posted By Cromwell
Awaiting arrival of some 28mm English Civil War...

Awaiting arrival of some 28mm English Civil War Infantry and Cavalry. When painted they will be Expanding my New Model Army and boosting their Royalist opponents.
Forum: Solo DBx 03-18-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,972
Posted By Cromwell
Will give it ago. Problem is I am as...

Will give it ago.

Problem is I am as succesfull at uploading photos as Canute was at holding back the sea!:sick
Forum: Solo DBx 03-15-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,972
Posted By Cromwell
Sorry but I still havn't finished this yet. But...

Sorry but I still havn't finished this yet. But as the best marketeers say "Watch this space!":D
Forum: Rants and Raves 03-06-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 854
Posted By Cromwell
I believe you are right. I certainly dont...

I believe you are right. I certainly dont remember Edgehill being covered, or little metal men. Just Ancients covered in the one I saw. I will watch the you-tube and see
Forum: Rants and Raves 03-06-2015, 03:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 854
Posted By Cromwell
I remember that series. I believe the graphics...

I remember that series.
I believe the graphics depicting the troops was similar to the TOTAL War computer wargame series.
You had the wargamers, a commentry and usually an expert from Sandhurst...
Forum: Miniature Reviews 02-25-2015, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 813
Posted By Cromwell
The only reservation I would have modelling...

The only reservation I would have modelling Biblial boats is "Is it worth it".

Almost every boat I have ever read about in the Bibical is caught in a violent storm, gets swallowed by whales or...
Forum: DB - Pike and Shot 02-17-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,081
Posted By Cromwell
For my 28mm English Civil war armies I base 2...

For my 28mm English Civil war armies I base 2 Pikes in the centre and 2 shot either side using the ratio of two shot to every pike.

However I base my 28mm figures two to a base so when fighting...
Forum: News and Notices 02-16-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,434
Posted By Cromwell
I, for one, will certainly be purchasing a copy:up

I, for one, will certainly be purchasing a copy:up
Forum: Rants and Raves 01-30-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By Cromwell
I think he has been spying on my battles!

I think he has been spying on my battles!
Forum: v2.2+ 01-27-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Cromwell
A camel is a horse that was designed by a...

A camel is a horse that was designed by a committe.

A vile creature that spits, belches and breaks wind loudly, come to think of it a bit like the wifes Mother:rotfl
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