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Old December 10 2012, 05:29 PM   #16
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

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Could anyone tell from the recently released trailer if the "re-imagined" NCC-1701 have blue warp nacells as the Enterprise NX-01 and C through E have?
Meh. It's not like the rabid fanbase cares about such things as the color of the nacelles in TOS versus Abramstrek.
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Old December 10 2012, 05:39 PM   #17
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

Beige warp nacelles or I call boycott.
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Old December 10 2012, 07:42 PM   #18
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If there's no green polka dots...I'm outta here!
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Old December 10 2012, 08:05 PM   #19
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

BY the way, Sam, it looks like you took the suggestion that I made a few days ago in this post from another thread:

http://www.trekbbs.com/showpost.php?...&postcount=254
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Old December 10 2012, 08:11 PM   #20
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

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They turn blue when underwater. When underwater, the crew attach the special breathing apparatus to their sombreros.
Sombrero Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus?
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Old December 10 2012, 08:13 PM   #21
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

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BY the way, Sam, it looks like you took the suggestion that I made a few days ago in this post from another thread:

http://www.trekbbs.com/showpost.php?...&postcount=254
Oh I took the idea from somewhere all right, but it wasn't from your post.
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Old December 10 2012, 10:35 PM   #22
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

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Jackson_Roykirk wrote: View Post
BY the way, Sam, it looks like you took the suggestion that I made a few days ago in this post from another thread:

http://www.trekbbs.com/showpost.php?...&postcount=254
Oh I took the idea from somewhere all right, but it wasn't from your post.
Well, yeah. I was around here pre-ST09, hence my "feigned repulsion" for blue nacelles on that image
(an image that "MadMan" did a great job of creating, by the way).
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Old December 10 2012, 11:03 PM   #23
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

The new sombrero better have a blue pulsating stripe running along the edge of the brim or I'm mailing a box of dog poo to J.J. Abrams.

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Old December 10 2012, 11:05 PM   #24
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

I like this sombrero. It's exciting!
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Old December 10 2012, 11:27 PM   #25
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

The real question is how Spock's nacelle compares to Benedict's Cumber Batch.
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Old December 10 2012, 11:45 PM   #26
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

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Spock's nacelles are, in fact, green.
And he has three of them.
Wait...Now, he's Trifurcated?
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Old December 11 2012, 12:12 AM   #27
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Spock's nacelles are, in fact, green.
MUSTARD YELLOW!
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Old December 11 2012, 02:53 AM   #28
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

Yes, but Grey Poupon yellow or generic store brand yellow?

Condiment violation!!1!
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Old December 11 2012, 04:57 AM   #29
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Re: Blue Warp Nacelles?

Far be it from me to introduce some logic into this topic, but I always thought the nacelles glowed orange in space because of the heat generated as the charged particles of outer space passed through them.

Perhaps when they function underwater, they change modes and the nacelles are not heated to the same temperature, causing the bluish color????
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