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Old March 26 2013, 07:08 PM   #31
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Re: Exeter Patch

I don't think Constitution Class ships just sit around in orbit for 6 months, they seem to keep rather busy, rendevous to pick up vaccines, checking on colonists, responding to distress calls, etc etc.
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Old March 29 2013, 09:06 AM   #32
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Why'd you point to the New Voyages site when that piece is just cribbing from my and Harvey's posts here?
I hope you noticed the "Hat tip to Harvey and Maurice at the TrekBBS for unearthing this" comment.
I was joshing, hence the .
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Old July 15 2013, 10:26 AM   #33
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Ultimately the delta shield was adopted for the entire starfleet after the Enterprise was the only starship to survive the 5 year mission intact. Don't know how accepted that is but it is my understanding.
It's a fanwank. Make of it what you will.
The return of Kirk from his 5YM, with his ship and crew "relatively intact" is from Roddenberry's own TMP novelization.

The ultimate in fanwanks, perhaps?
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