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Old January 21 2008, 08:31 PM   #185
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Re: The OFFICIAL new Enterprise - Let the critiques begin!

Vance said:The idea that they're part of the 'shield grid' is a TNGism to explain it away - despite the fact that they're an amateur modelist's 'trick' to show scale.
Ummmm, no, they're a modeling technique to show detail. You look at scale models of aircraft? They have rivets the size of grapefruit. If they weren't that big they wouldn't be visible.
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