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    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Last night I was ordering buildings for Ft McHenry and found it on their website. Suffice to say there is one en-route to me at this moment.

    Dobbs Today, 10:19 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Fort McHenry

    This afternoon I started researching for Castel san Angelo which is also known as Castello Argonese.
    It looks as if I am going to need a few houses

    Bligh Today, 08:39 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Fort McHenry

    After having stalled out on this project for almost a year, I am moving forward again. New buildings from Brigade have been ordered, and the shoreline

    Dobbs Today, 07:51 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    ...

    Bligh Today, 05:14 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    It is from Brigade models Dobbs.

    https://www.brigademodels.co.uk/Smal.../SSS-8168.html

    Rob.

    Bligh Today, 05:10 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    That's a pretty cool fort, Rob. Where does it come from?

    Dobbs Yesterday, 15:59 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    This is where the fight ended. Saratoga was taking a bit of a pasting, but the mizzen hit was promising. Had the fight continued, I would have worked

    Dobbs Yesterday, 15:29 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    No I don't do that Dobbs. I just download the reduced picture from the file on my computer to the page here.
    Rob.This is how it comes out.

    Bligh Yesterday, 15:28 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    After turninginto the wind, Saratoga's speed has dropped to 3. The bext turn is uneventful as both ships head west and reload.


    Dobbs Yesterday, 15:20 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Do you physically take a picture of the screen?

    Dobbs Yesterday, 13:36 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    I just reduce the pictures off my camera with Adobe photoshop and then post them using the insert image box but they all now come with an attatchment

    Bligh Yesterday, 13:15 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    That is a very good innovation Dobbs. I think I will even add it to all my solo games using the Sails rules.
    Rob.

    Bligh Yesterday, 13:07 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Just out of curiosity, how do you gents post files with pictures of what you're posting here? I can post PDF's, but it never shows what the file is.

    Dobbs Yesterday, 12:08 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Thanks for the compliments and Rep, Rob!

    As an additional note, I allow each class of ship a certain number of free leak hits (indicated

    Dobbs Yesterday, 10:38 Go to last post
    Bligh

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Thanks Dobbs.
    That clears up a lot of the odds and ends for me.
    You certainly have an excellently realistic game mechanism.
    The Millers'

    Bligh Yesterday, 09:55 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    Once again, Saratoga is in a superior tactical position. This time, her gun crews manage to even the score a bit.




    Dobbs Yesterday, 08:00 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    At the start of the next turn, I roll to see how the crew does tacking the ship. They are entirely successful, and Saratoga continues across the wind

    Dobbs Yesterday, 07:54 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    After the exchange, Saratoga decides that to tack while the British reload. On the Plotting Log I indicate that I intend to tack (the equivalent of playing

    Dobbs Yesterday, 07:44 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    For ships with 12 pdrs as their primary armament I subtract -1 any numerical damage shown on the drawn chits to reflect the lesser punch than 18 pdrs.

    Dobbs Yesterday, 06:38 Go to last post
    Dobbs

    Goldilocks Syndrome

    I've replaced one of the photos that was not visible on my end. The other one is still visible here and I feel like I shouldn't poke the bear... it's

    Dobbs Yesterday, 05:24 Go to last post