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Old February 18 2013, 04:38 PM   #31
Albertese
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Re: a 198'' model of the USS Enterprise NCC 1701-A

FreddyE, us old-timey Americans use one apostrophe as short for "foot" and two for "inch." So a 198' model would be twelve times larger than a 198" model. Easy mistake to make.

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