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Old December 13 2012, 01:48 PM   #7
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Re: Bussard Collectors could actually be useful at warp speed?

KamenRiderBlade wrote: View Post
No matter how good your impulse engine is, you cannot go FTL without activating warp engines.
That would depend on how the impulse engine works.

Is it just a sophisticated fusion rocket engine? Or is it a "baby" warp drive of some sort, optimized for slower than light travel, but capable of minor FTL in a pinch?

The latter would make the Enterprise's ability to reach Delta Vega is WNMHGB easier to understand.

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