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Anton Ryzbak28 Aug 2018 8:59 p.m. PST

I'm finally done with the keep and I have gotten serious about finishing the base link

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Cacique Caribe28 Aug 2018 9:25 p.m. PST

Great job, Anton!

What's next? The bottom of the moat?

Dan

Personal logo Zeelow Supporting Member of TMP29 Aug 2018 5:18 a.m. PST

You-the-man Anton! thumbs up !!!

Tom Molon Supporting Member of TMP29 Aug 2018 5:20 a.m. PST

Excellent job – really good.
Question about your staircase: it seems to me you would want the stairs to circle counterclockwise if you were defending the Keep so that an attacker climbing up would have the freedom of his right (sword) arm impeded, while your defenders, looking down, would have the freedom to fully use their swords. Am I missing something here?
Tom

Anton Ryzbak29 Aug 2018 5:25 a.m. PST

Tom Molon,

I believe they built the stairs ascending clockwise so that the attackers shield was toward the outer wall. To me ladders would have been the best answer but probably inconvenient for day-to-day use.

Oberlindes Sol LIC29 Aug 2018 9:46 a.m. PST

looking good!

darthfozzywig Supporting Member of TMP29 Aug 2018 9:53 a.m. PST

Good job!

Pauls Bods29 Aug 2018 10:09 a.m. PST

Excellent Tower.
Mostly, although there are exceptions, medieval stairs ascend clockwise

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