Comments on Trophy Active Defense System Not Quite A Force Field
Not exactly a force-field, ADS still acts like one. (Read
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|"This sounds a lot like the point defense turrets used in some of the more gritty science fiction series (Bab5 comes to mind)"
( 4/10/2006 10:48:19 PM)
|"what about sauberhagen and the series of books about the Bolo tank and its defence shield"
(schwenneker 4/11/2006 9:13:40 AM)
|"belay my last it was Keith Laumer who started the bolo tank series"
(schwenneker 4/11/2006 9:22:40 AM)
|"Does any one recall Robotech? At one point in the series, there was a "point of impact shield" that was controlled by three girls on the bridge or something. They could controll an engery field of a set size at any point on the SDF1 frame. And they could move these shields to any point on the SDF1 and put it in the way of a projectile, thus keeping a hit from taking place. Just something I happened to remember is all."
(211 4/21/2006 7:10:20 PM)
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