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Old April 2 2013, 03:32 PM   #16
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Re: Galileo Restoration Update - March 2013

Great work. Eagerly awaiting the outcome.
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Old April 2 2013, 04:56 PM   #17
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Left off the most important picture... the crew!

Is it an illusion or are these guys REALLY short, lol. It seems that both Scotty and Spock had to lean over to access the rear hatch.

Awesome update and photos; looking forward to seeing her restored to her former glory!!!
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Old April 2 2013, 08:24 PM   #18
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Ahem. Galileo (at that time) was suspended so they could work underneath...
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Old April 2 2013, 11:31 PM   #19
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Wow this is Amazing !!! Well done guys for your hard work !!! I've always loved the TOS shuttle... One question what are you going to do with it when it's fully restored ??
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Old April 8 2013, 06:31 PM   #20
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This is magnificent! Well done, guys!
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Old April 8 2013, 11:54 PM   #21
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Are you taking any video recordings of some of the work activity? If you can, do it... it'll be great stuff to reflect on once the Galileo is complete.

Btw, what's planned for the doors? Will they be mechanized in the same way as demonstrated on the series? Or kept to a minimum on functionality for cost purposes?
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Old April 19 2013, 01:15 PM   #22
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Are you getting any help from TPTB, with logos, colours, insider info from the people who originally built it?
What are you going to do about the inside and those groovy chairs?
Anyway great work - can't wait to see the finished ship.
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Old April 25 2013, 11:32 PM   #23
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What's the latest? How about some more pictures?
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Old April 26 2013, 03:26 AM   #24
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Here is the latest video which is very interesting.

http://www.space.com/20781-original-...day-video.html
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Old April 26 2013, 04:09 AM   #25
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Here is the latest video which is very interesting.

http://www.space.com/20781-original-...day-video.html
Thanks for the post & link, but the video really doesn't show much of the current state or rebuilding progression. Nice video, though.
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Old May 2 2013, 12:44 AM   #26
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Thanks for the photos! Great to see the progress - EXCITING!
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Old May 2 2013, 01:07 AM   #27
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Should be completed in a few weeks. I'm sure some updates are forthcoming.
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Old May 7 2013, 04:16 PM   #28
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Came across this today:

http://news.yahoo.com/star-trek-gali...135116691.html

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Old May 7 2013, 09:29 PM   #29
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No, here is the real news!!! The Galileo is heading for permanent display at the MSC in Houston, Texas!!!! Full article here:

http://www.space.com/21003-star-trek...ft-museum.html


Some nice photos here:
http://www.space.com/20791-star-trek...ft-photos.html

Pay close attention to the page 12 photograph . . . I built the "busy-box" interior of the rear access panel
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Old May 12 2013, 02:46 PM   #30
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Some nice photos here:
http://www.space.com/20791-star-trek...ft-photos.html

Pay close attention to the page 12 photograph . . . I built the "busy-box" interior of the rear access panel
The angle of one of the cables is off several degrees from the original!!

J/K...great job!

Do you know if the metal "step" on the front of the nacelle folds shut or is it permanently locked open?
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