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Old June 7 2013, 12:06 AM   #66
1701TPA
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Re: The Prime Alternative

Yep! ...agree with you 100%; on what "our" Klingon ship should look like in this Prime Alternative Verse...

And, as luck would have it, my PA design partner, Ricky <MadMan1701A> Wallace, had already designed and built his own Klingon Warbird; to do battle with Our Enterprise!

Ricky said, "he based his design on the Klingon "Warbird" that was seen in the Kobyashi Maru test in the 2009 film.. with a merging of style cues from images available in the book "Star Trek: and The Art of the Film"

see Ricky's Orthos for his Klingon "Warbird" here
http://www.madshipyard.com/images/Sh...rthos_1680.jpg

I think Ricky's "Warbird" is an Awesome Design; and it really works as a perfect match with Our Prime Alternative Enterprise ...what do you think?



http://madshipyard.com/ThePrimeAlter...tle!_Final.jpg

Battle II wallpaper link > http://madshipyard.com/ThePrimeAlter...1920_Final.jpg

As for your question about a Romulan BOP;
I agree with you on your statement that...
"the TOS version BOP doesn't really look much like anything that came from Romulus before or since... Enterprise's version actually comes-off as a better predecessor to the TNG Warbird. And it doesn't help that we never saw a TMP version of a Romulan vessel"

Ricky and I had discussed at length a PA version of A Romulan BoP back in 2011; and we have a bunch of design drafts & notes for our "Balance of Terror" ship; which I think could turn out really well...So, after getting your post this morning, I pulled them up and started getting excited about it again... so, maybe I can convince Ricky to build this one next!
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