Why is tractor beam a science skill?
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Join Date: Dec 2007
02-22-2010, 01:47 PM
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This should clearly be a farming officer skill
But the OP does have a point. All starfleet vessels have a tractor beam, even the lowly shuttle has one. I guess it's science because engineers already have their hands full, and it sure as heck isn't a tactical skill.
Although, holding a ship still to beat the hull off someone in a spot where their shields are down is satisfying in an escort vessel.