Transparent Aluminum

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by tuBass, Aug 23, 2004.

  1. tuBass


    Dec 14, 2002
    Mesquite, Texas
  2. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    So can we make the wonder woman jet for real now?
  3. 'Aluminate glasses'

    I'm loving the name...!
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    So Scotty really did violate the Prime Directive.
  5. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    I just watched that again on TV a little over a week ago.

    brad cook
  6. the Prime Directive only applied to Alien Species - Scotty violated the Temporal Prime Directive, which came (or will come) to exist approx 200 years after the death of Commander Montgomery Scott (Ret). And of course, the script writers didn't make up the concept of transparent aluminum - they researched the latest in theoretical physics. Hey - what's the difference between a Kevlar vest and the Hope Diamond?
    Temperature, Pressure, trace elements, and several million dollars.

    but yes, it is way cool - once it comes out of the oven