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by footslogger
Sun Jun 09, 2013 5:29 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Regiment Bois D'avid, Luneburg-Zell
Replies: 48
Views: 12083

Re: Regiment Bois D'avid, Luneburg-Zell

If you search for Bois here you'll find some pointers perhaps:

http://www.spanishsuccession.nl/armies_ ... ments.html
by footslogger
Wed May 29, 2013 11:13 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Blenheim OOB
Replies: 370
Views: 146446

Re: Blenheim OOB

Nice. Looks like you are back on track.

Would the guns have had any gabions to protect them? Didn't the army just come up before the battle?
by footslogger
Fri May 03, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: A Gaming Discussion - rules like Maurice
Replies: 14
Views: 4518

Re: A Gaming Discussion - rules like Maurice

I half like them. A couple of cool things about them I think are - that you have to focus on what you are going to do right now - that you have to decide whether to use your cards to extend the command radius or to modify something you want to do - that you have to decide whether to spend one of you...
by footslogger
Mon Apr 29, 2013 12:21 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Question about Danish cuirassiers in the WSS
Replies: 8
Views: 5370

Re: Question about Danish cuirassiers in the WSS

You have a what about Danish cuirassiers? Hopefully Dan Schorr will respond. I *think* that if they were wearing the coat, it was worn over the cuirass, but they wore the cuirass over the buff coat. Maybe that was an argument for convenience to myself for how I wanted to paint the figures I had thou...
by footslogger
Fri Apr 26, 2013 3:35 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: schlangenberg regiment
Replies: 5
Views: 2209

Re: schlangenberg regiment

Motorway wrote:Just being picky... Slangenberg was Dutch, to avoid confusion with the German Schlangenbergs, I would drop the "ch", it also easyies up searching the right person.
Blast!

Thanks for the clarification. Had to go fix a couple of blog posts....
by footslogger
Thu Apr 18, 2013 12:30 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

Yes. You? When I ordered it he thought it would be the end of this month.
by footslogger
Thu Apr 18, 2013 3:18 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

I ordered it on April 8. Well I sent an email on the 5th, but couldn't call him with my cc until the 8th.
by footslogger
Wed Apr 17, 2013 11:13 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

Motorway wrote:MIne is on the mail as well, of course I will review it on our blog after it arrives.
I've posted a brief review on my blog, but I'm really looking forward to your review.

http://battleoframillies.wordpress.com/ ... h-is-here/
by footslogger
Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:02 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

Nice. Hopefully I'll get mine in the next couple of days then.
by footslogger
Sat Apr 13, 2013 11:24 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

Sounds great. I can't wait to get mine.

Hopefully someone will make commercial flags for the Dutch in the WSS. I'd like to start turning the crank on the Dutch cavalry at Ramillies.
by footslogger
Fri Apr 12, 2013 2:13 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: French Infantry Regiment 'Plessis-Praslin'
Replies: 9
Views: 3035

Re: French Infantry Regiment 'Plessis-Praslin'

As Poitou they would wear the Royal Livery, not sure about what they would have before. Hall doesn't add anything in this particular case.
by footslogger
Tue Apr 09, 2013 5:22 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: ADRIAN'S WALLS.....photos of 'new 28mm range'
Replies: 6
Views: 2027

Re: ADRIAN'S WALLS.....photos of 'new 28mm range'

Neat! Success to you in your venture!
by footslogger
Fri Apr 05, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Introductory Reading for WSS
Replies: 13
Views: 4279

Re: Introductory Reading for WSS

wkeyser wrote:Also try to track down a copy of Brent Noseworthys book Anatomy of Victory. Lots of great insight into tactics, doctrine etc.

William
Yeah, that's a good one! There was some talk awhile back that there was going to be a revised edition of this. Anyone heard anything recently?
by footslogger
Fri Apr 05, 2013 12:06 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and stuf
Replies: 68
Views: 17162

Re: Books/internet links Duch Forces 1660-1721 uniforms and

You can preorder it now from OMM. Single volume covering everything available as a CD. 1685-1715 Due around the end of April.
by footslogger
Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:29 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Dark Blue Uniforms
Replies: 11
Views: 3373

Re: Dark Blue Uniforms

Aurore, oh boy.

A couple you might want to experiment with at some point are the Foundry Chestnut colors and some of the shades around them on their pallette.