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Join Date: Nov 2012
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# 35
02-26-2013, 10:49 AM
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Originally Posted by darkjeff View Post
I really like the mental picture of a half-dozen Danubes tractoring a giant carrier only to be dragged along as the carrier is more or less unaffected (and is already slow as molasses anyway).
In theory per Newtonian physics it would work if the carrier's engines were offline/throttled down. Space being a vacuum and all, the minute acceleration from the runabouts would eventually get the big blob rolling.