COOL Pre-TOS era Starship!

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  1. Mechinyun

    Mechinyun Sr Member

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  2. phase pistol

    phase pistol Master Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Nah, sorry. Too "Buck Rogers" looking. Especially with the fins he has on it in the latest shots. :thumbsdown :sleep

    - k
     
  3. Mola Rob

    Mola Rob Sr Member

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    Very cool looking but it's an odd mix of TOS and the movie refit designs and as Phase pointed out it is very "Buck Rogers". Still a well made model though.
     
  4. Hand Solo

    Hand Solo Sr Member

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    I've been following Vektor's work on Sci Fi Meshes.

    He initially designed this sometime in the '90's before Enterprise was concieved of or announced.

    His designs have a certain plausible quality to me and seem to fit right in.

    My opinion, of course. ;)
     
  5. rad1701

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    Very slick design. But I would put it post TOS era.
     
  6. SonofJorEl

    SonofJorEl Well-Known Member

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    Saucer section details reminds me of the Excelsior.
    Nice model, though..
     
  7. Treadwell

    Treadwell Master Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    <div class='quotetop'>(rad1701 @ Jun 21 2006, 03:41 PM) [snapback]1265294[/snapback]</div>
    Well, given that the Enterprise was well over 13 years old at the time of "The Menagerie", this ship could still be post-E and be within the TOS timeframe. ;) Perhaps shortly before they started making TMP-style changes to design.

    I likes it. If the nacelle fins were changed that would eliminate the "Buck Rogers" reactions, although I like them.
     

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