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by Friedrich August I.
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Saxon uniforms in NYW?
Replies: 20
Views: 2964

Re: Saxon uniforms in NYW?

Günter, Thanks once again. Do you have an explanation of the colours plate for the cuirassier regiments? Very interesting. First I have seen anything on this subject. I am sorry, its a mistake made by me :oops: , those are colors for the "Ritterpferde" 1618 I remove the plate so it don't leads to f...
by Friedrich August I.
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Saxon uniforms in NYW?
Replies: 20
Views: 2964

Re: Saxon uniforms in NYW?

Thanks Dan Schorr. Do you have any information on whether the cuirassiers kept the lobster-helmet in the 1690s, and also when the matchlock was replaced with the flintlock? Also any information on dragoon uniforms? Dan is simply THE MAN for such questions...I am just a Scholar of his wisdom :wink: ...
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Sep 09, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Saxon uniforms in NYW?
Replies: 20
Views: 2964

Re: Saxon uniforms in NYW?

The Saxon Uniform in these days were of a white grey color, only the Leibregiment wore red coats since 1688. The change to red coats came with an order from October 30th, 1695. Each Infantry Regiment had as a 9th company, Grenadiers attached. Those wore white grey Uniforms, blue Linen Caps and blue ...
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Sep 02, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Many Happy Returns Gunter
Replies: 17
Views: 4400

Re: Many Happy Returns Gunter

Thank You Barry, I got your Mail on the "right" day so I expected it as a Birthday Gift from you :D

P.S.: I am thinking it over and let you know.

Cheers,
Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Many Happy Returns Gunter
Replies: 17
Views: 4400

Re: Many Happy Returns again Gunter

obriendavid wrote:
Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:52 pm
I see you are another year older GUNTER, happy birthday old chap!

Dave
That is NOTICEABLE already? :D
Thank You Dave
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Aug 05, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: ASPERN - ESSLING GAME
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Re: ASPERN - ESSLING GAME

Lovely Pictures Bob! Thumbs up to the proud collector :D
I noticed too that large Regiments of Horse are eye candy for the the common Wargamer in GB :wink:
by Friedrich August I.
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: German states: Dates of flintlock adoption?
Replies: 8
Views: 1688

Re: German states: Dates of flintlock adoption?

According to a Schuster&Francke received the Saxon Army 1693 to 94 the Flintlock musket with Iron Ramrods
by Friedrich August I.
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: A Roman Legion 1:1
Replies: 2
Views: 1960

A Roman Legion 1:1

Hey Guys,

While searching the Inet for useful graphics of a Marching Camp I stumbled over this impressive Website

http://mules-of-marius.com/

Breath taking pictures

Cheers,
Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Jul 22, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: How big of a table do i need.
Replies: 4
Views: 1384

Re: How big of a table do i need.

Hear, hear :D

Having only a 6 x 12ft table :roll:
by Friedrich August I.
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Russian General
Replies: 2
Views: 669

Re: Russian General

Superb brush work Truls!
Almost to "shiny" to be captured by the Swedish Gollums :lol:
by Friedrich August I.
Sat Jun 02, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Russian light gun
Replies: 9
Views: 1639

Re: Russian light gun

Greystreak wrote:
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:49 pm
Ditto: red carriages and black metal fittings from my sources. My only query is about the apparently 'iron' barrel, when all Russian Artillery field barrels were of bronze in the SYW and onwards.
Here is my favorite Russian :D errr...Brit who know much about Russians :wink:
by Friedrich August I.
Sat Jun 02, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Russian light gun
Replies: 9
Views: 1639

Re: Russian light gun

Nicely done! This Piece looks real good, great detail :D Btw., are you sure about the red Gun carriage? Of course it might be that the color scheme wasn't invented in Peters era. Green if a male, red if a female Czar. Example: When Catherine the Great ruled, time of 7YW, all guns had red carriages. ...
by Friedrich August I.
Sun May 27, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Ingermanlandski
Replies: 5
Views: 1344

Re: Ingermanlandski

Oh Man!
Those look real Pretty!

Well done :D
by Friedrich August I.
Thu May 03, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Uniform Material
Replies: 5
Views: 1834

Re: Uniform Material

Wouldnt be Williamstown or Jamestown be a good source of knowledge for you? Here some lines from their website: At Jamestown Settlement, you can take private tours and choose themes ranging from "Charge Your Pike — Defending the Colony," where you can participate in a special pike drill, to "Concern...
by Friedrich August I.
Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BLB3 The War of Three Kings now available to preorder
Replies: 47
Views: 25404

Re: BLB3 The War of Three Kings now available to preorder

Hey Jim!!!!

You are still around! That's real Great!
Happy to see that you are still kickin' :D

Cheers
Günter