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Personal logo Old Contemptible Supporting Member of TMP18 Jan 2023 9:49 p.m. PST

I have a 1940 French Cavalry unit armed with carbines. I looked for carbines in all the books and didn't see them mentioned nor could I find them on the chart. Are they treated as rifles? Do carbines have the same range as rifles in Bolt Action?

monk2002uk18 Jan 2023 11:26 p.m. PST

From a Bolt Action perspective, the French carbines should have the same range values as rifles. Both weapons were equally effective in the typical range represented on-table.

Robert

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP In the TMP Dawghouse19 Jan 2023 7:48 a.m. PST

I agree. Most people seem to play on a 3x3 or 4x4 table, which is well within effective range of both weapons.

Personal logo Old Contemptible Supporting Member of TMP19 Jan 2023 10:42 p.m. PST

Thanks, guys.

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