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Old December 7 2012, 09:12 PM   #16
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

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Just a thought. Could this ship actually be crashing upside-down, and it's a new interpretation of the Reliant?
I've kind of been thinking the same thing... I really looks upside down to me.

The front of the Engines look like TOS Movie era nacelles, but upside down. Weird how curved the support pylons are, too.

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Old December 7 2012, 09:14 PM   #17
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

So instead of battling in the Mutara Nebula, they battle in the ocean!
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Old December 7 2012, 11:03 PM   #18
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it looks like the Enterprise will now have salt water-powered nacelles!
Already done:

http://en.memory-alpha.org/wiki/Aqua-shuttle
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Old December 7 2012, 11:39 PM   #19
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

Does this mean the nuEnterprise's sombrero will have to be covered up by a scuba helmet?

Underwater nacelles means the new PEZ dispensers will have to have Lloyd Bridges from Sea Hunt as Bussard collectors/endcaps.
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Old December 7 2012, 11:45 PM   #20
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With all the technobabble that TNG and VOY did in the last moments of almost every show I can be very forgiving of an Enterprise that can survive being in water.

Shields + structural integrity fields = water lol.
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Old December 7 2012, 11:56 PM   #21
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

MadMan1701A wrote: View Post
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Devon wrote: View Post

Just a thought. Could this ship actually be crashing upside-down, and it's a new interpretation of the Reliant?
I've kind of been thinking the same thing... I really looks upside down to me.

The front of the Engines look like TOS Movie era nacelles, but upside down. Weird how curved the support pylons are, too.

-Ricky
don't think the pylon is supposed to be curved. given the flames/ smoke from the engine i'd safely assume the pylon has buckled from the impact/ crash.
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Old December 7 2012, 11:58 PM   #22
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

It's a good thing George and Gracie exist in the other timeline and not this one. Between the Narada's drill blasting into the water and frying everything in its path and the debris and ships falling from the sky in this film they would be toast by now.
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Old December 8 2012, 12:30 AM   #23
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Re: Salt Water Nacelles?

3chordboy wrote: View Post
MadMan1701A wrote: View Post
EJD1984 wrote: View Post

Just a thought. Could this ship actually be crashing upside-down, and it's a new interpretation of the Reliant?
I've kind of been thinking the same thing... I really looks upside down to me.

The front of the Engines look like TOS Movie era nacelles, but upside down. Weird how curved the support pylons are, too.

-Ricky
don't think the pylon is supposed to be curved. given the flames/ smoke from the engine i'd safely assume the pylon has buckled from the impact/ crash.
The nuEnterprise has curved pylons. These look like a very similar curve to me. I don't think the pylons are damaged.
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Old December 8 2012, 04:11 AM   #24
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It's a good thing George and Gracie exist in the other timeline and not this one. Between the Narada's drill blasting into the water and frying everything in its path and the debris and ships falling from the sky in this film they would be toast by now.
THE WHALES!
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Old December 8 2012, 04:14 AM   #25
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It's a good thing George and Gracie exist in the other timeline and not this one. Between the Narada's drill blasting into the water and frying everything in its path and the debris and ships falling from the sky in this film they would be toast by now.
THE WHALES!
[Gillian] WHAT THE HELL?! [/Gillian]
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Old December 8 2012, 04:34 AM   #26
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You son of a BITCH!
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Old December 8 2012, 04:56 AM   #27
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LARGE MUSHROOM WITH EXTRA ONIONS AND MICHELOB, PLEASE!!!
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Old December 8 2012, 09:27 PM   #28
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I LOVE ITALIAN AND SO DOES HE!
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Old December 8 2012, 09:28 PM   #29
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I'VE LOST HIM!!!!
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Old December 8 2012, 10:23 PM   #30
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JUST WHERE IS OUR FUTURE, THE THINGS WE'VE DONE AND SAID!
LET'S JUST PUSH THE BUTTON, WE'D BE BETTER OFF DEAD!
'CAUSE I HATE YOU!
AND I BERATE YOU!
AND I CAN'T WIT TO GET TO YOU!

THE SINS OF ALL OUR FATHERS, BEING DUMPED ON US - THE SONS.
THE ONLY CHOICE WE'RE GIVEN IS HOW MANY MEGATONS?
AND I ESCHEW YOU!
AND I SAY, SCREW YOU!
AND I HOPE YOU'RE BLUE, TOO.

WE'RE ALL BLOODY WORTHLESS...
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