View Single Post
Old February 26 2013, 02:30 AM   #19
Albertese
Commodore
 
Albertese's Avatar
 
Location: Portland, OR
Re: Hand Phasers - Clumsy or Very Smart?

I submit this image to help disambiguate if the trigger was on the top or the bottom. This is a fairly poor image that Matt Jefferies drew to have his design fabricated. A higher quality image of this shows up in the book Star Trek Sketchbook and I've annotated this version of it to make known the illegible writing.



Franz Joseph based his drawings (and his assumptions) on the photos which appear in the book The Making of Star Trek, and you can see where he got it wrong.

--Alex
__________________
Check out my website: www.goldtoothstudio.squarespace.com
Albertese is offline   Reply With Quote