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billclo19 Sep 2018 7:33 a.m. PST

I did these antimatter torpedoes up for a November convention game of Full Thrust. The torpedo rules are in the Full Thrust: Project Continuum rules.

I made them with the cut off tip of a flight base stem, attached with a cut off sewing pin to a 3/8" furniture button with a steel washer on the bottom. Wire was 3 strands of 18ga wire, got the cotton for the trail from a Q-tip and glued it on.

See here:

https://imgur.com/a/xKRfHCw

Wackmole9 Supporting Member of TMP19 Sep 2018 7:44 a.m. PST

Stupid question of the day #1

Where did you get the cool bases for your ships?

billclo19 Sep 2018 8:06 a.m. PST

I had the firing arc stickers made up by a local graphics artist and printed out. I used to sell them, but they weren't very popular since the didn't fit the standard black bases the miniatures came with. I sold out of my original print run, but didn't get enough interest for a second run and I decided to skip selling them.

I am now giving away the graphic for free. I just posted it in the files section on the Full Thrust Facebook page if you have access to that.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian19 Sep 2018 9:10 a.m. PST

thumbs up

Wackmole9 Supporting Member of TMP19 Sep 2018 10:32 a.m. PST

Nope No face book for me. Can you send it to wdaniel994(at)comcast(dot)net

billclo19 Sep 2018 11:13 a.m. PST

Wackmole9, graphic sent.

Ghostrunner19 Sep 2018 11:48 a.m. PST

That's a lot of antimatter getting lobbed around!

TheBeast19 Sep 2018 12:12 p.m. PST

Yeah, unless someone's PDF's worked WAY better than mine ever did, I'm calling a 'very bad day.'

Doug

billclo19 Sep 2018 12:31 p.m. PST

The trick to dealing with those torps will be to kill the ships carrying them before they can close enough to fire. :)

Oberlindes Sol LIC19 Sep 2018 2:07 p.m. PST

that is simple and beautiful!

Wackmole9 Supporting Member of TMP19 Sep 2018 2:34 p.m. PST

Thanks. I just found a box of 50+ painted GWS Space Fleet ships.

billclo19 Sep 2018 5:21 p.m. PST

Wackmole9, cool, please post pics once you get the bases printed out.

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