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shielded transporter beam

miklamar

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Report this Feb. 12 2013, 3:11 am

I just read in Kirsten Beyer's book The Eternal Tide that Voyager helped the Achilles transport 47 people via a shielded transporter beam, without dropping shields.  Is this a new development, or did she mean that the Achilles transported the people, while Voyager shielded the ship from the enemy?


If a ship can now transport people while (at least some of) its shields are up, that is a huge advantage!


Var Miklama--Zakdorn, engineer. "A sound mind in a FULL body!" "Time, like latinum, is a limited quantity in the galaxy."

UninvitedGuest

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Report this Feb. 12 2013, 1:25 pm

The U.S.S. Defiant could tolerate a good pounding while using the transporters with shields down due to it having heavy armor.

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