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Old May 19 2012, 04:18 PM   #25
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Re: Matt Jefferies and NCC-1017

I don't know why they used 1017 and not 1710. If I had to guess, I'd say that they did it because 1710 looks too much like 1701, at least on the low-resolution TV screens of the time.
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