tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post276339710580446020..comments2016-08-17T04:08:26.001-07:00Comments on The Little Waaagh! That Could: Warhammer Mythbusters: Daemon Prince Versus OnG GunlineW Knoreply@blogger.comBlogger10125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-30762882620102064272013-06-23T14:57:47.832-07:002013-06-23T14:57:47.832-07:00Great article. I dont understand the people who di...Great article. I dont understand the people who dismiss mathhammer, its a game of chance with every aspect involving math...Robert (Grovel)http://www.blogger.com/profile/06017765869859990413noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-37296518434006911442013-05-30T20:28:19.544-07:002013-05-30T20:28:19.544-07:00I just like numbers so much!I just like numbers so much!Jeffrey Kenthttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12568554852606287519noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-21373677340764344562013-05-30T20:06:14.659-07:002013-05-30T20:06:14.659-07:00So does mine nowSo does mine nowNeilhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/10496085752361223719noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-9004552782357266982013-05-30T17:56:53.995-07:002013-05-30T17:56:53.995-07:00I imagine they've looked at it as if it were m...I imagine they've looked at it as if it were mapped onto a Cartesian plane. In that case the x coordinates would be [8,10] and thus if the bounce belongs to [8,inf) would intersect that set. Realistically, a 50mmx50mm base is not exactly that(nothing is), but I suppose it's easier to assume it is. Pardon my sloppy notation, I'm an applied maths major.Jeffrey Kenthttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12568554852606287519noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-77295342685546939982013-05-30T17:48:57.999-07:002013-05-30T17:48:57.999-07:00I was just going to post that, as that what occurr...I was just going to post that, as that what occurred to me driving to work and not concentrating. <br />So yes most of the time 8" and 10" would hitNeilhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/10496085752361223719noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-61106727417830631152013-05-30T16:31:07.530-07:002013-05-30T16:31:07.530-07:00If the base is on a slight angle it will hit as th...If the base is on a slight angle it will hit as the distance (in this case the width of the base)increases with the degree of angle if going in a straight line (point A to B) across an object (a square base).Roriusmaximushttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16503326337841075314noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-31619569541736497172013-05-30T03:16:51.298-07:002013-05-30T03:16:51.298-07:00I don't know I'm a NOOB with dwarfs and ha...I don't know I'm a NOOB with dwarfs and haven't looked at Bugmans site.<br />But, it sounds to me that they want their cake and eat it.<br />If 10" hits the back, then 8" must fall just in front and miss.<br />If 8" hits the front than 10" will shoot just past.Neilhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/10496085752361223719noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-78751157037932192472013-05-30T00:45:01.871-07:002013-05-30T00:45:01.871-07:00My brain hurts.My brain hurts.Samhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/00538742779609614713noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-41512509265219594982013-05-29T22:17:34.006-07:002013-05-29T22:17:34.006-07:00I've used that an 8" hits (taken from Bug...I've used that an 8" hits (taken from Bugman's Brewery, I figured Dwarves would have Cannons down pat). If you take it that an 8" doesn't hit you're correct.Jeffrey Kenthttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12568554852606287519noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-1949242874270476501.post-44339839309106827052013-05-29T22:10:07.527-07:002013-05-29T22:10:07.527-07:00I think the 66% probabilty for the cannon is too h...I think the 66% probabilty for the cannon is too high.<br />10" from the back being just hit means that 8" will just fall short if you assume a 2" base.<br />A 50mm base is also just short of 2".<br />So you have 6/36 misfire chance + 2,M; 2,2;, 2,4; 2,6 all misssing plus other combos up to 8.<br />= 55% chance of hittingNeilhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/10496085752361223719noreply@blogger.com