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PM Stenbock
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
Stenbock
20th Nov 2017 01:32:43

Did some quick props for an upcoming re-fight of the Crossing of the Duna in 1701. I think they are good enough for a game! Hope it is of some interest. More here.  All the best


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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
dourpuritan
21st Nov 2017 08:25:25

That really is very impressive.


PM rsjahn
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rsjahn
22nd Nov 2017 08:23:37

I really like the gunboat!  I'm toying with the idea to make an austrian river gunboat (Tschaika). The boat is not  the problem, but where to get the oarsmen?


PM Stenbock
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
Stenbock
23rd Nov 2017 08:56:04

Thanks for the nice comments,

Oarsmen - I am reflecting on the same issue, as I also need some smaller rowing boats for the assault party.  I have some ideas, I will post more on a future blog. 


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PM 6mmwargaming
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
6mmwargaming
23rd Nov 2017 09:55:23

Irregular makes a nice row boat. I have a picture here on my site

http://6mm.wargaming.info/page215.shtml


PM rsjahn
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rsjahn
23rd Nov 2017 11:14:28

Rod Langton has some napoleonic ships in 1/300, and there are oarsmen mentioned in the descriptions. Maybe british uniforms, but there are no pictures.

http://www.rodlangton.com/napoleonic/frame.htm


PM Andros
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
Andros
23rd Nov 2017 06:05:29

Woah, what you have done it's just astonishing!

As an Italian, I'm very honoured by the use you made with those spaghetti!!

Bravo again!

Cheers!

 


PM Stenbock
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
Stenbock
24th Nov 2017 12:45:16

Andros, I appreciate the Italian endorsement! molto grato!  As for more boat options, I have ordered 4 of the smallest Rob Langton boats, the Irregular Sailing and rowing boat, as well as the smallest viking boat from heroics and ros (under dark ages) - all for research purpose of course.  But more on this later...

 

 


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PM rsjahn
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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
rsjahn
24th Nov 2017 03:18:09

Hi Per, great, I'm very curious! Especially about the langton boats and the oarsmen.

I have started building  one of his 1/300 boats, a greek trireme. The figures are very simple, so no baccus-standard, but the ship looks very good.


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Floating Gun Battery and Gun Boat for Duna 1701 (GNW)
Stenbock
24th Nov 2017 04:30:12

I will let you know, how do the figure scale in the ones you have seen compare to Baccus? Are they similar, or as I suspect smaller? 


Stenbock / Per Broden

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