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Old April 26 2013, 06:40 PM   #1
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Shuttle Restoration Nears Completion

The fan restoration of the original series Galileo shuttle is almost finished. Trek fans Adam Schneider and Alec Peters have been working on the restoration of the twenty-foot-long, nine-foot-tall shuttle for months after the shuttle was purchased at auction last July. “If you looked [at the shuttle] pre-restoration, all you would do is cry,” said [...]

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Old April 26 2013, 10:44 PM   #2
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I wish they would post some updated pictures. I've been following the whole rebuild and love seeing all the progress made but the wait for new pics is driving me nuts!!
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Old April 27 2013, 03:43 AM   #3
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There seem to be a couple of recent pics here:
http://www.space.com/20794-star-trek...storation.html
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Old April 27 2013, 02:30 PM   #4
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Found some more progress shots:
http://galileorestoration.com/?page_id=10
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Old April 27 2013, 02:47 PM   #5
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Found some more progress shots:
http://galileorestoration.com/?page_id=10
Thanks...already seen those. They were taken back in March I believe. I have a feeling that we won't see any more until it's finally completed.
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Old April 27 2013, 07:33 PM   #6
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Their Facebook page has some more pics...just a few minor updates since the last ones.
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Old April 28 2013, 03:10 PM   #7
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"Back in March"? A whoooollle month ago?
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Old April 28 2013, 03:18 PM   #8
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"Back in March"? A whoooollle month ago?
An eternity when you are anxiously awaiting something!
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Old May 1 2013, 06:14 PM   #9
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"Back in March"? A whoooollle month ago?
An eternity when you are anxiously awaiting something!
Like 17 May, maybe.
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Old May 2 2013, 12:27 AM   #10
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So once the restoration is done, what are the plans for it? It'd be kind of a drag if they just left it in their garage for friends and family. It could be BOSS-KEWL if they rented it out for the online fan video productions!
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