Why is tractor beam a science skill?
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Join Date: Dec 2007
02-22-2010, 12:06 AM
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because Engineer BO's are already stacked with skills that are useful? Because its a 'hold' and i guess science has the market on those? Not really sure. not even sure why it really makes a diffrence but thats just me I guess.
Wesley would definitely be a science officer in this game (though I'd punt him out the airlock), as would Data, and they messed with tractors a lot, too.
Also, <insert Treknobabble about combat application of the tractor beam requiring knowledge of graviton wave theory and blah blah blah>