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Gergle Inactive Member05 Aug 2017 4:41 p.m. PST

I missed out on the All's Quiet Kickstarter, very happy to see the game survived the collapse.

I picked up a Starter Box from Ironclad Games, and watched Rob Oren's video.

I have a mystery piece from the Tank sprue, maybe it's a handle? The build it diagram points vaguely to the bottom rear of the tank, but I can't see it in any pictures. I think Rob tossed it out. What is it supposed to be, where does it go?

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Thanks!

Gergle Inactive Member05 Aug 2017 4:53 p.m. PST

Ah, is this a hitch? For towing trailers, the Tesla Cannon trailer, etc? If so, does the force list spell out some where which machines have them?

cohort05 Aug 2017 5:08 p.m. PST

It's the tow hook for the Gun Tractor, cargo steamers, etcetera.

Gergle Inactive Member05 Aug 2017 5:10 p.m. PST

OK, it's a hitch.

Tesla Cannon
Munitions Carrier
Flame Tank

Those make sense. But here's a pic of a Clamper Tank with a hitch. Is there a definitive list somewhere?

Gergle Inactive Member05 Aug 2017 5:11 p.m. PST

Thank's Cohort! Do you know of a list of what has them and what doesn't? Is the Clamper Tank from the big rule book a mistake?

Gergle Inactive Member05 Aug 2017 5:29 p.m. PST

Sorry for rambling, I'm a little excited about this system, if you can't tell! :-D

nazrat07 Aug 2017 8:21 a.m. PST

There is no list or rule saying what particular steam tanks you can put the hitch on so I would say any tank you want to pull something can have one. I've sprinkled them throughout my forces just because I can. 8)=

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