What Enterprise is the better design part 2 ?

Discussion in 'General Trek Discussion' started by Stardate, Jan 10, 2008.

  1. Stardate

    Stardate Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Sep 16, 2006
    I started yesterday a poll,, what you think is overall better design NCC-1701 VS REFIT.
    Now that gave my idea starting another poll same question what do you think is the better design GALAXY CLASS vs SOVEREIGN CLASS.
    I will then later start another poll for ,,the winners,, from these 2 polls.

  2. trevanian

    trevanian Rear Admiral

    Oct 14, 2004
    e-e is much easier on the eyes for me

    the -d would have been better if they'd gone with Probert's earliest drawing, the one that looked more like the -c. As is, the -d is just another reason to not rewatch TNG eps.
  3. USS Mariner

    USS Mariner Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Jul 11, 2004
    Homestate of Matt Jefferies
    The Galaxy, aka "The ship not designed by a retard with ADD."

    HRHTheKING Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Feb 19, 2007
    Royal Estates
    The Galaxy class is a better design
  5. Orac

    Orac Admiral Admiral

    Feb 22, 2007
    High as a kite
    Galaxy Class.
  6. Blueicus

    Blueicus Captain Captain

    Oct 8, 2005
    Torontoish, Canada
    Although the galaxy has some particular angles that makes it look not so great, I like the overall design philsophy and style of the galaxy more than the sovereign.
  7. C.E. Evans

    C.E. Evans Admiral Admiral

    Nov 22, 2001
    Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Tough one here, because both ships represent well two different eras in Starfleet philosophy, IMO--one before Wolf 359 and one afterward...

    I'd have to go with the Galaxy-class, but only by a slim margin.
  8. A beaker full of death

    A beaker full of death Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 23, 2002
    Sovereign was an attempt to invoke the lines of the Constitution.

    The Galazy has always been hideous, with its stumpy little nacelles and oblong head. It looks like a midget.

    Separated at birth:
  9. RandyS

    RandyS Vice Admiral Admiral

    Nov 9, 2007

    That said, I do agree.
  10. Morpheus 02

    Morpheus 02 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Feb 3, 2003
    Chicago IL
    When i first saw the new ENterprise on an advance copy of the TNG bible, i thought it just looked like a melted version of the Enterprise i knew! :wtf:

    Looking at it now...it's not that bad, but still looks a little clunky...i forget, but someone on the Trek Art Forum had some really creative designs for a future Enterprise. THAT would be an interesting innovation.

    In the meantime, I vote for E.
  11. Anubis

    Anubis Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Mar 27, 2007
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    The Galaxy is very grand looking, but the Sovereign is just too cool.
  12. trevanian

    trevanian Rear Admiral

    Oct 14, 2004
    Don't trash-talk the Stewster (man I wish they marketed his head as a nerf football.)
  13. Dane_Whitman

    Dane_Whitman Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Oct 22, 2007
    Dinner to bug.
    I almost voted for the Galaxy class, because TNG being my introduction to Star Trek, seeing it gives me a warm, comfortable feeling. I favour the Sovereign design though.
  14. RyanKCR

    RyanKCR Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 26, 2001
    RyanKCR is living here in Allentown
    There is nothing astheticlly pleasing about the Galaxy. I have a model of it and it has no good angles on it. I have no idea why the saucer is so big comparted to the rest of the ship and why it is wider then longer.
  15. chancellorjake

    chancellorjake Captain Captain

    May 8, 2005
    The Sovereign is a much nicer design. The Galaxy always looked top heavy to me and I hated that she had only one forward torpedo launcher.
  16. Jack Bauer

    Jack Bauer Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Jul 12, 1999
    Jack Bauer
    Sovereign class. The saucer on the D is too big for the rest of the ship. It looks like it's going to fall over.
  17. Cyclopean

    Cyclopean Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Dec 4, 2007
    ^Yep, the saucer looks terrible.

    I don't really like the Sov, but I always hated the old Gal.
  18. StarMan

    StarMan Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 5, 2005
    New Zealand
    The Sovereign is palatable from more angles than the Galaxy.

    However, when the Galaxy is looking her best, the Sovereign aint got nothing on her.
  19. Bill Morris

    Bill Morris Commodore Commodore

    Apr 10, 2005
    Not at the same scale, but . . .

  20. Scatter

    Scatter Captain Captain

    Mar 16, 2005
    really don't understand the bad raps the sovvie gets. she's a beautiful ship.

    dare i say the best looking ship bearing the name enterprise? :D