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Old 07-10-2019, 10:58 AM   #21
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Default Re: two rules questions about entrenchments

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Yeah, sometimes a scenario idea is too smart for its own good. Based on something Cat said here on the board, I started on an M6 brown water navy idea that rapidly sank under its own weight. (side note, I've got it direct from Winchel Chung that his GEV design was influenced by a design in Popular Mechanics for a PACV Vietnam war brown water navy hovercraft. Is that common knowledge?)
In fact, I did know that! It's why I based my Heavy GEVs (from Drew's "Barbarians at the Gate") on Vietnam-era river monitors.
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Old 07-10-2019, 11:04 AM   #22
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In fact, I did know that! It's why I based my Heavy GEVs (from Drew's "Barbarians at the Gate") on Vietnam-era river monitors.
And I learned about it *from* your river monitor-inspired HGEVs....
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Old 07-14-2019, 09:45 AM   #23
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I did a map test this evening with non-nulear as per The Rise and Fall of Pittsburgh proves to be interesting on M3 with the occupying infantry having a few LADs. It took some serious firepower and clever use of GEV-PCs to wear them down.

Unfortunately the map test proved that the secret sauce element of this scenario idea that makes it more than a slug fest diid not work out to be interesting at all. Need to think about how to complicated this a bit more.
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