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Old May 22 2012, 10:33 PM   #45
captain crow
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Re: Matt Jefferies and NCC-1017

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The C, two O's, and A (using chopped up 1's) could have been from the underside saucer "NCC-1701" decals since they're about the same size font as "U.S.S. ENTERPRISE" and the two L's could have been made from E's from Enterprise.
The link I posted before shows the decals that originally came with the kit. They could indeed have used the C and the O from the registry, and the A and L could possibly have been made how you describe. Of course, that would mean that multiple kits would had to have been bought to get all the letters, but that's a possibility too.
They only would have needed the one decale sheet that came with the kit since the only the markings the ship had were the name and registry on top the saucer.
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