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Old March 10 2014, 07:02 AM   #16
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Re: Favorite non-canon ship

The USS Star Empire MKC-2331 from Diane Carey's excellent novel, Dreadnought!
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Old March 10 2014, 09:48 AM   #17
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IKS Gorkon.
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Old March 16 2014, 10:37 PM   #18
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That take on Star Empire is something I would like to see Probert clean up.
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Old March 17 2014, 09:25 AM   #19
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Re: Favorite non-canon ship

Yamato-class experimental battleship is fantastic IMO:









It's not a fan design, but game design. I find most fan designs really bad.

Also, I had a good image of that Star Empire somewhere, but I can't find it now. I really like it as well
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Old March 17 2014, 02:56 PM   #20
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That take on Star Empire is something I would like to see Probert clean up.
Thank you for that,... but I don't do odd-numbered warp systems, if they're supposed to be a part of Gene's Universe.
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Old March 17 2014, 05:25 PM   #21
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Re: Favorite non-canon ship

Mastercom Data Center's Akula Class perimeter Action Ship: http://www.shipschematics.net/startr...tion_akula.jpg
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Old March 18 2014, 02:04 AM   #22
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I'm rather fond of some of these ships. One of my favorites is the USS Edmund Fitzgerald.
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Old March 18 2014, 03:46 PM   #23
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Probert wrote: View Post
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That take on Star Empire is something I would like to see Probert clean up.
Thank you for that,... but I don't do odd-numbered warp systems, if they're supposed to be a part of Gene's Universe.
But this one is kind of canon Mr. Probert!
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Old March 18 2014, 04:53 PM   #24
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My favorite non-canon design is the Yorktown class from Star Trek: Legacy. I just love the heavy-duty warships.
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Old March 19 2014, 05:55 PM   #25
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Mastercom Data Center's Akula Class perimeter Action Ship: http://www.shipschematics.net/startr...tion_akula.jpg
I forgot about that one! An all-time classic fan design (covered from head to toe in Ships of the Star Fleet, volume 2), which made it's way into the licenced Star Trek Legacy videogame. I suspect she influenced the NX-01's design, as well as ENT's "half saucer" Intrepid-type.
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Old March 23 2014, 05:08 PM   #26
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I love the little Sagittarius-class from Star Trek: Vanguard, but ultimately, my favourite is Mark Rademaker's as yet unfinished Theophrastus-class USS Demeter for Project: Full Circle.
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Old March 23 2014, 07:50 PM   #27
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Oddly enough I really liked the Ent F from STO the Odyssey Class is actually pretty true to the constitution design lineage. Also add another vote for the Vesta Class.
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Old March 23 2014, 09:06 PM   #28
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Probert wrote: View Post
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That take on Star Empire is something I would like to see Probert clean up.
Thank you for that,... but I don't do odd-numbered warp systems, if they're supposed to be a part of Gene's Universe.
Well... we're only seeing her from the side. Who says there couldn't be TWO nacelles side-by-side up there?

(Yeah, I know - the book says it. But who cares? )
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Old March 23 2014, 09:11 PM   #29
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What I think might be interesting is having a ship that deploys its nacelles before going to warp but otherwise keeps them concealed beneath additional hull plating, sort of analogous to X-wing fighters changing their configuration before an attack.
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Old March 24 2014, 12:15 AM   #30
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That take on Star Empire is something I would like to see Probert clean up.
Thank you for that,... but I don't do odd-numbered warp systems, if they're supposed to be a part of Gene's Universe.
Well... we're only seeing her from the side. Who says there couldn't be TWO nacelles side-by-side up there?

(Yeah, I know - the book says it. But who cares? )
Maybe the nacelles have "pair-wise warp coils" like they were described for the Freedom Class or the Niagara Class or even the All Good Things Enterprise D Refit
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