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Forum: Campaigns, Scenarios & Maps Yesterday, 04:32 PM
Replies: 118
Sticky: SCENARIOS!
Views: 49,831
Posted By Suhiir
Re: SCENARIOS!

Don told me one of my scenarios got pulled from the 2019 patch because of OOB issues (it used the AAV7-SU which turned out to be, like the EEV, a prototype only). So in some cases updating a...
Forum: WinSPMBT March 23rd, 2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 823
Posted By Suhiir
Re: winSPMBT V13 ( 2019 ) Upgrade

Sounds like a rather complex piece of code to test.

If you need some testers to help I'm certain a few of us wouldn't mind installing a second WinSPMBT variant and doing some of the grunt work on...
Forum: WinSPMBT March 23rd, 2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 823
Posted By Suhiir
Re: winSPMBT V13 ( 2019 ) Upgrade

Take your time.
I think I can speak for most of us when I say we'd rather have it right rather then fast.
Forum: TO&Es March 21st, 2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 64,280
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Jets & Planes but no UAV's here.

I'm pretty sure the thought is the F-35 is more survivable as a ground attack aircraft because of it's stealth tech. The Russian air defense network is nothing to sneeze at and an aircraft that (in...
Forum: TO&Es March 19th, 2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 64,280
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Jets & Planes but no UAV's here.

We've long known top USAF commanders have very little interest in anything that's not an air superiority fighter or long range bomber. Ground support exists primarily because they don't want the US...
Forum: TO&Es March 4th, 2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBTs (Take 2)

What I found most interesting from that YouTube was his figures on how many of each type was available. Most folks assume the majority of Russian tanks are T90s or T80s, neither of which apparently...
Forum: TO&Es March 4th, 2019, 03:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By Suhiir
MBTs (Take 2)

Just so we have a place to bring up interesting information and discuss MBT issues.

Let's start with a Russian talking about Russian tanks....
Forum: TO&Es March 2nd, 2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,753
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBT's

Your "little" Full Monty resulted in:

UNITS
Unit# 140 F/A-18A Hornet - Dates 07/83-06/89, Speed=19, Vision=25, Weapon#2 215 HE=2, Weapon#3 209 HE=2, Weapon#4 200 HE=2
Unit# 141 F/A-18C Hornet -...
Forum: WinSPMBT February 24th, 2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By Suhiir
Re: The Russian way of war

VERY useful.

I've always based my scenario designs on Soviet activity in Afghanistan and the Chetanya and their TO&E. Nice to have some professional analysis from subject matter experts!
Forum: WinSPMBT February 20th, 2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Adjusting Vision

The vision rating in WinSPMBT is primarily night vision (at 40+ it includes thermal imaging thus can see thru smoke/dust).

If the scenario visibility is set higher then the vision rating the...
Forum: WinSPMBT February 15th, 2019, 12:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By Suhiir
Re: How do you get a PGM armed AC to use its other weapons?

Turn off the Maverick in the bombardment menu.
Forum: After Action Reports February 11th, 2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,435
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Scenario 4. Egyptian armor - Six Day War

Might try that after the 2019 patch comes out.
Forum: After Action Reports February 10th, 2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,435
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Scenario 4. Egyptian armor - Six Day War

That's pretty much the path I'm probably going to take. Why I asked for (and received) cut down portions of the map some time ago (map making and editing is NOT my thing).
Forum: After Action Reports February 10th, 2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,435
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Scenario 4. Egyptian armor - Six Day War

It's amazingly hard to get info on what the South Vietnamese were doing around The Citadel (and northern part of the city) while the USMC was clearing the southern part of the city. And while I can...
Forum: TO&Es February 7th, 2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,753
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBT's

It is a nice picture.

And the flag isn't attached, just the loader showing off a bit I'd guess ;)
Forum: TO&Es February 6th, 2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 64,280
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Jets & Planes but no UAV's here.

FASTBOAT

Since you're looking into the A4 Skyhawk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLMM_jf6Lwc&t=2227s&index=14&list=WL
Forum: After Action Reports February 2nd, 2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,435
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Scenario 4. Egyptian armor - Six Day War

I love the commentary on your tactical thinking shahadi. It really helps to get a feel for what players are thinking when they do scenarios. As a former intel weenie I just don't think and view...
Forum: TO&Es January 31st, 2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Finnish OOB ATV/Motorcycle/Snowmobile suggestions

While the USMC occasionally uses quad bikes, and snowmobiles, neither is a TO&E item and the number available is small. They're used "as needed". They also have skis and mountain climbing gear (in...
Forum: TO&Es January 31st, 2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,753
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBT's

That was pretty much my understanding too.

The USMC acquired it's M1s/M1A1's between Nov 1989 (211 MBTs) and 2008 (44 MBTs used to increase the size of the two active duty tank battalions by one...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 30th, 2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 817
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

Good way to test your revised OOB is to generate a few "Battles" with the same date and using the same OOB as you're modding.

See what the AI buys, find the formations you don't like in the OOB...
Forum: TO&Es January 29th, 2019, 04:27 AM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,753
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBT's

As I understand it all the USMC M1's have been upgraded to M1A1 Heavy Common Firepower Enhancement Package (M1A1HC FEP) status so are pretty much on par with the SEP V2 already. The differences are...
Forum: TO&Es January 27th, 2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,030
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Pakistan ORBAT

Artillery is a bit of a pain in the arse.

While it CAN be used in a direct fire mode it's rarely done because it's usually more useful as indirect fire. Then you run into things like the Russian...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 26th, 2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 817
Posted By Suhiir
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

What the AI buys is heavily influenced by the amount of points it has.

It will almost always buy one foot mobile infantry company, but after that what can it afford? Tanks are expensive.
Forum: TO&Es January 22nd, 2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,753
Posted By Suhiir
Re: MBT's

My understanding is most (if not all) USMC M1A1 FEPs have the mounts for Trophy (which was deployed in the Corps in 2016). It's more a matter of if they have enough systems and deem it necessary to...
Forum: Campaigns, Scenarios & Maps January 19th, 2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,635
Posted By Suhiir
Re: The Tank is dead

Yes for the USMC at least. As to US Army and foreign use, for the most part there are orders for and plans to but little difinative so there may be some delay till solid info is available. After...
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