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Join Date: Jul 2012
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# 54
02-05-2013, 05:09 PM
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Originally Posted by thratch1 View Post
Mostly because the Borg shields used to be really, really easy to get until you got the MACO shield, and also because the set bonuses were very good.

Honestly, though, most people recommend replacing the Borg shield as soon as you can get the MACO shield. The best gear you could put together pre-S7 was the Borg deflector/engines/console and the MACO shield, and a lot of people still hold to this even when the Borg set was downsized.
I am sticking with my Omegas though although I do use Maco on Cruisers.

Nothing but Omega on my escorts.
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