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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Dec 2019 12:57 p.m. PST

"Whilst waiting to take delivery of the bases I need for my 1:2400th ACW Naval collection I have been giving some thought to the rules I will want to use with the models. The first decision I took was that the rules will certainly be grid based. There are a number of options to explore including Bob Cordery's Gridded Naval Wargames (including the ACW variant that the redoubtable Mr Fox came up with) which have the virtue of being simple to use, are well thought out and capture the all important flavour of the period. At the other end of the spectrum I could make use of the uber-detailed rules from the old Yaquinto board game Ironclads…."


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EJNashIII22 Dec 2019 4:47 p.m. PST

Look at David Manley's rules systems.

Captain Bob23 Dec 2019 2:37 a.m. PST

Another thumbs up for David Manley's rules.

138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP23 Dec 2019 10:30 a.m. PST

I'm a big fan of David Manley's rules.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP23 Dec 2019 12:38 p.m. PST

Happy for that boys!.


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