Help support TMP


"1866 war batrep." Topic


16 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the Wargaming in France Message Board

Back to the Blogs of War Message Board

Back to the Videos of War Message Board

Back to the Historical Wargaming in General Message Board

Back to the 19th Century Battle Reports Message Board


Areas of Interest

General
19th Century

Featured Hobby News Article


Featured Ruleset


Featured Profile Article

Report from Bayou Wars 2006

The Editor heads for Vicksburg...


Current Poll


1,120 hits since 30 Aug 2018
©1994-2020 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Phil the french31 Aug 2018 9:26 a.m. PST

Hi,
Our latest battle, 15mm figures as usual.

If you want to see more…

https://riflemens.blogspot.com/2018/08/1866-nach-deutchland.html

Hope you'll enjoy!
Best,
Phil.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP31 Aug 2018 9:31 a.m. PST

A great looking collection of figures.

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP31 Aug 2018 10:34 a.m. PST

Very nicely done.Love the video.Beautiful paint jobs.

stecal Supporting Member of TMP31 Aug 2018 10:34 a.m. PST

Great looking game. I did 1866 in 10mm & I still wonder how much better it would look in 15mm.

Shedman31 Aug 2018 12:44 p.m. PST

Nice one Phil

Personal logo Zeelow Supporting Member of TMP31 Aug 2018 5:48 p.m. PST

Nicely done, Capt.

Phil the french31 Aug 2018 11:00 p.m. PST

Thank you so much for your kind words guys, much appreciated!👍
All the best,
Phil.

Personal logo PzGeneral Supporting Member of TMP01 Sep 2018 4:07 a.m. PST

Awesome report. Love the pictures, terrain and minis! grin

Phil the french01 Sep 2018 10:57 p.m. PST

Thanks you kindly Dave…
Best,
Phil.

Jeffers02 Sep 2018 8:35 a.m. PST

Lovely as always, Phil. Are they Old Glory?

Phil the french03 Sep 2018 1:05 a.m. PST

Thanks a lot…If I'm not wrong most of them are Old Glory and Essex…
Cheers,
Phil.

Ramming03 Sep 2018 3:25 a.m. PST

Crikey that's an interesting contraption the Austrians have on a tripod, what is it ?

FlyXwire03 Sep 2018 4:58 a.m. PST

Outstanding blog presentation! Really like the animated maps, binocular-view image, and the newspaper-style Journal page.
("Now that's a blog entry!" says the admiring crowd)
Dave

Phil the french03 Sep 2018 7:09 a.m. PST

@ Ramming, it's a rocket prototype, but I do not know if their number was really important, in any case their effectiveness was questioned …at least on our table!
@ Dave, many thanks for your kind words sir, you make me blush!
Regards,
Phil.

Ramming05 Sep 2018 7:12 a.m. PST

Ah interesting. The rocket launcher in 1866 was actually like a surveyor's theodolite, the Hale's rocket (short, no stick) was inserted, the fuze lit, first the rocket began to spin in the launcher, then the main propellant kicked in and whoosh.

Phil the french05 Sep 2018 8:33 a.m. PST

Thank you so much for these precisions Ramming!
Best,
Phil.

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.