Monday March 2, 2015
Book 15: Delegates and Delegation — Part III: Conflagration


ENNESBY: Captain, the NUSPI uses huge amounts of fuel to spin up the forward array, and then keep it in one piece.

It then takes exactly that much fuel to spin the array back down after firing.

MURTAUGH: So we can take another shot, assuming we don't mind the forward array flying apart and destroying the ship.

ENNESBY: We had to disable a lot of safeties.