Re: SPOILER - Other Starship Revealed
Naval ships had to be bigger if they had bigger guns, so they would be more stable when firing those guns.
Now, if a super-phaser has to be large for some reason, then a ship would need to be larger.
Rimmer, on what period of history to live in-
“Well, It’d be the 19th century for me, one of Napoleon’s marshals.
The chance to march across Europe with the greatest general of all time and kill Belgians” - (White Hole).