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Old September 19 2013, 04:36 PM   #31
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Re: Where'd This Phase II Cutaway Come From...?

Robert Comsol wrote: View Post
I just don't get the "detour" of the power line near the photon torpedo launcher, I thought there'd be enough space between the launch tubes.
A couple of thoughts:

- That space is probably needed for access/maintenance of the the torpedo launch machinery.

- Probably a Bad Idea(tm) to put your main power conduit to the primary hull right between two of the most potentially dangerous items in the ship. If there were a premature detonation (even a partial yield) of a torp in one of the tubes, you're screwed.
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