View Single Post
Old February 12 2010, 11:47 PM   #52
Vice Admiral
Maurice's Avatar
Location: Maurice in San Francisco
Re: What is an "ion pod?"

The only reason I can think that you'd have to jettison something like that is because it endangers the ship in certain situations: like having a lightning-rod on the hull that makes the ship more likely to take a whack in certain circumstances.
* * *
“The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.”
― Orson Welles
Maurice is offline   Reply With Quote