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syracusepops14 Mar 2020 11:35 a.m. PST

Does anyone make 28mm Boer Limbers? If not, does anyone suggest suitable substitutes?

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2020 2:56 p.m. PST

I think Perry or wargames foundry.

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP15 Mar 2020 7:36 a.m. PST

Wargames Foundry does.

syracusepops16 Mar 2020 7:46 a.m. PST

Sorry, I was asking about Limbers for the Boers. Foundry and Perry make British Limbers. I have two of the Foundry sets. They are beautiful models.

Any one make anything comparable for the Boers?

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP16 Mar 2020 7:16 p.m. PST

My apologies, I misunderstood.

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP17 Mar 2020 4:34 a.m. PST

I don't know what Boer limbers looked like but ACW Confederate limbers might be modified to use in a pinch.

AICUSV19 Mar 2020 6:38 p.m. PST

It appears that the limited imported artillery that they had was acquired in Europe during the 1870's. I assume that you would be able use FPW equipment.

coolyork19 Apr 2020 7:11 p.m. PST

Askari has a German one from the period that's quite nice !

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP19 Apr 2020 7:16 p.m. PST

Coolyork, yes, Askari makes the best limbers! A couple of German ones for the Boers it is then.
Cheers buddy,
Sgt G

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