Sunday, 25 November 2018

Galleys for the River Oudear ...

For actions between Wittenberg and Begovians on the lower reaches of the River Oudear, involving river galleys, I have decide to go with 1/600 scale. This will give me enough space on the table to show the wider river and allow for sufficient galleys for a reasonable game.

Initially I bought a couple of 1/600 metal galleys from Skytrex; these are rather nice. I thought I should have a go at making my own out of cardboard and other bits. First attempt at 1/600 scratch-built galley done (need to do the sail yet), shown here with the Skytrex ones
looks ok, now need to decide how many to build for the opposing fleets.

4 comments:

  1. Your build looks terrific. Nicely done. have you decided upon a set of rules yet for your riverine actions?

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  2. Galley looks great. Are there any lakes that mark the border between Wittenberg and Begovia where battles could place and raids upon castles and towns?

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  3. Thanks for sharing. Here are the rfp bid sites You should see that.

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