Building A Pre Dreadnought Battleship From Scratch

Here’s a very involved tutorial on making a pre dreadnought battleship from scratch.

De Bellis Navalibis

De Bellis Navalibis is a set of free wargames rules for playing ancients naval wargames.

Iron and Steam Rules

Iron and Steam is a set of free wargames rules for pre-dreadnought Victorian naval actions.

Iron and Steam is a set of miniatures rules for naval combat of the American Civil War. The rules feature a gun-by-gun combat resolution, written orders and simultaneous movement. Traditionally played with 1/600 scale models the combat scale is closer to 1/2400 scale, though the game is generally model scale agnostic. Also included are over 100 pre-filled ship record sheets, turning radii and arc-of-fire templates as well as a 2 page QRS to facilitate fire resolution.

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ACW Rules For River and Coastal Warfare

By Jeff Peach & Les Booth offer a set of free wargames rules for ACW River and Coastal Warfare

Trierach Classical Naval Warfare Rules

Trierarch is a set of free wargames rules for naval warfare in the classical era. The game is based on DBA, with measurements expressed as “ship lengths.”

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