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Old September 11 2012, 07:54 PM   #931
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Re: The new Post Your Desktop thread

yeah... spaceships in the Babylon 5 universe are HUGE lol

class: Victory
type: Heavy Destroyer
length: 2,990.31 meters
mass: 310 million metric tons
crew: 150 / 600 officer / crew
troops: 2,000
fighter: 56 Starfury fighter craft
power: Quantum Gravimetric reactor, Fusion reactors
duration: 20 years

1 Super Quantum Discharge Cannon
8 Heavy Quantum Discharge Cannons
6 Heavy Neutron Cannon
12 Fusion Beam Cannons
Multiple Anti-Fighter pulse cannons along hull
Missiles [multiple launchers]

10-15 meters re-enforced hull with Plasteel / Crystalline Armor mesh. 70% refractive armour.
Tractor Beams
Gravitic Defense Fields
Minbari Stealth Device

compared to the Excalibur, the Enterprise is a shuttle lol

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Old September 11 2012, 08:58 PM   #932
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Isn't most of the neck on the Excalibur hangar space? I remember seeing fighters dropping from bays on the bottom of it. I think most of the crew areas are in the "fins" and the area where they intersect.

I love that ship, though. Very cool looking.
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Old September 11 2012, 09:01 PM   #933
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the hanger area is under the main 'lip'... shuttles fly in and out along the base of the 'neck' area, where the protusion comes out from the center along the underneath of the main neck towards the front...

i'm guessing there isn't anything at the extreme front, aside from stupidly huge gun barrels lol... but i think the main 'neck' area is inhabited, as we saw shuttle cars and tubes travelling for miles in the show on a straight line...

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Old September 11 2012, 10:43 PM   #934
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For completeness's sake.

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Old September 11 2012, 10:48 PM   #935
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Stevie Ray Vaughan?

You, sir, just won a damn medal for Visual Achievement in First Degree Awesome.
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Old September 11 2012, 11:02 PM   #936
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Thanks.


I just wish I knew who the artist was.
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Old September 12 2012, 01:00 AM   #937
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Old September 18 2012, 04:27 AM   #938
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Updated my desktop for this week. I chose something colorful and light.

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Old September 18 2012, 04:39 AM   #939
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I chose something colorful and light.
Aaa-yup.
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Old September 18 2012, 04:41 AM   #940
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The brightness!

My retinas...THEY BURN!!!

Just kidding. I love it, J. Very colorful and adorable!
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Old September 18 2012, 08:36 AM   #941
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The brightness!

My retinas...THEY BURN!!!

Just kidding. I love it, J. Very colorful and adorable!
Thanks, cooleddie! I love bright and upbeat. Plus "Hearts and Hooves Day" was a hilarious episode from start to finish.
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Old September 18 2012, 10:15 AM   #942
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Aww I still wouldn't mind seeing those two together at some point, for real this time.
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Old September 18 2012, 01:35 PM   #943
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Waiting for Mists :

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Old September 20 2012, 11:21 PM   #944
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Just put his up:

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Old September 21 2012, 05:56 PM   #945
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