THE HISTORY OF THE GALILEO RESTORATION

Bill Krause led the previous restoration team, and here is his review of the story after the Galileo left California in 1991: In the summer of 1991 a private owner from Akron, Ohio had purchased and shipped the prop from the desert storage lot in Palm Springs to an aircraft hanger in Akron via a [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:20:29+00:00 June 10th, 2012|Archived, Featured Posts|

The Shuttlecraft Galileo – Part II

The Shuttlecraft Galileo - Part II By Steve Thomas The final design of the Shuttlecraft shows a sleek craft that does not allow occupants the headroom to stand up fully (unless you’re under 5-1/2 feet tall). This was intentional as the shuttle was intended to be a compact vehicle, kind of like a mini-van. However, [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:20:29+00:00 November 23rd, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

The Shuttlecraft Galileo – Part I

The Shuttlecraft Galileo By Steve Thomas September 8, 1966…or “Stardate: 6609.8” if you will. A date that marks the television premiere of what would become an American icon in science fiction: “Star Trek”. So much of what came from that show is such a part of our society and of our planet, that’s it’s hard [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:20:29+00:00 November 21st, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

Matte Painting from Star Trek: The Original Series episode “The Menagerie, Part I”

This spectacular Matte Painting was featured in the third season Star Trek: The Original Series episode “The Menagerie, Part I”. This painting features the landscape of the planet Scalos, where the crew beams down to in the first act of the episode. The plaque on the painting will be removed by the restorers. These painting [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 13th, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

Bid Now on Items from the Star Trek Auction!

We’ve opened up online bidding for the Star Trek online auction. As with our previous Kevin Smith auction, we are using LiveAuctioneers for the online bidding feature of our auction. For a walk through on how to sign up for LiveAuctioneers—assuming that you don’t already have an account with them from our previous Kevin Smith [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 12th, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

Matte Painting from Star Trek: The Original Series episode “Wink Of An Eye”

This spectacular Matte Painting was featured in the third season Star Trek: The Original Series episode “Wink Of An Eye”. This painting features the landscape of the planet Scalos, where the crew beams down to in the first act of the episode. These painting were used by filmmakers to create the illusion of an environment [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 12th, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE Knapsack Picnic Service

If you missed out on our previous Star Trek auction’s crew gift offerings, you have another chance! In our 2011 auction, we’re offering a knapsack picnic service for two, embroidered with the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine logo and “Season 7″. This piece was presented as a gift to the production crew by the show’s [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 4th, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

Nemesis Argo Phaser Cannon

From the movie Star Trek Nemesis, the Argo buggy (part of the Argo heavy shuttlecraft) was used on Kolarus III to transport Captain Picard, as well as Commanders Data and Worf, around its surface. It was on this planet where the Soong-type android (and Data’s “brother”) B-4 is recovered. During the away mission, the away [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 3rd, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|

STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE Hero MACO Scanner

Propworx’s 2011 Star Trek auction features another scanning device from the Star Trek universe: the hero scanner used by the M.A.C.O. soldiers abord Enterprise in the series Star Trek: Enterprise. Item features fully functioning lights on the front display activated by a hidden push button. Item shows minor signs of wear from production use. This prop is a [...]

By | 2017-07-01T15:21:18+00:00 May 2nd, 2011|Archived, Featured Posts|