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RogerC14 May 2019 1:35 a.m. PST

So making some progress with the Sikh Wars project and with a game in the offing thought I might share the latest additions to the collection, pictures etc on the blog



22ndFoot14 May 2019 11:16 a.m. PST

Very nice.

RogerC15 May 2019 3:09 a.m. PST

Cheers 22nd Foot, got a coule more completed yesterday so the Irregular cavalry unit is done and the guns for the Sikh hrse artillery too.

Molesworth116 May 2019 3:49 a.m. PST

Very nice indeed. I've just christened my SW collection. What rules are you using?

RogerC16 May 2019 3:10 p.m. PST

Hey molesworth, I have popped over to your blog a couple of times, the collection looks great, much more advanced than mine. It was your recent Govorner Generals Bodyguard unit that got me thinkign about what figures I would use, hopefully share more details ont hat later.

I intend to use Black Powder when I have enough units for a decent sized game, need at least another Brigade of Company foot first, in the meantime I did try a Shar Practice game last week which I will post up very soon.

Molesworth118 May 2019 3:34 a.m. PST

I'm using BP too, and it looks like we've gone for the same unit sizes as well.

RogerC18 May 2019 3:57 a.m. PST

Pretty much Colin, the foot in 20's I think is a good fit, I think I have horse in 10s and you have 12s but that hardly makes a difference. Currently mulling over how to do Gurkhas.

Murvihill18 May 2019 6:33 a.m. PST

Zamburaks are the biggest gap in Sikh armies.

RogerC18 May 2019 7:26 a.m. PST

I was thinking about that the other day. I have a jingle from Empress and will add a gun officer from Foundry, maybe give it a single firing dice and just one range maybe same range as rifles. Foundry do camel mounted zamburaks that could also be used. I amy eventually get a couple of them.

Molesworth118 May 2019 2:35 p.m. PST

Foundry do a camel gunner in their Indian Mutiny range but if you can get hold of the old Westphalia Miniatures figures, I think Black Hussar do them now, their Persian Napoleonic range has some deployed camel guns that are superb.

RogerC18 May 2019 5:03 p.m. PST

Perfik good to know, I have soem Back Hussar stiuff so will check those out.

RogerC19 May 2019 10:56 a.m. PST

Murvihil you need to have alook at these, the Persians in Turban with camel guns look to be perfect for the Sikh Wars.

rob polymathsw21 May 2019 5:47 a.m. PST

Really nice work, and a great blog too!

RogerC22 May 2019 2:22 a.m. PST

Thanks very much Rob, glad you enjoyed it.

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