Star Trek tech

Via Jeb Kinnison, the transporter pad coasters that every Star Trek fan must have:

Available at They’re cheaper than you’d think. (I’d tell you the price, but Amazon has a nasty habit of changing it after you go there.)

Once at the site, check out the other Trekkian items. I had no idea some of this stuff was out there.

There’s a phaser that functions as a TV remote. It’s based on the specs from the original series, and the power pack pistol grip can come apart like the originals, but it’s a lotta money. The price of that set of transporter coasters looks better and better in comparison.

A Star Trek: TOS Bluetooth Communicator – Cell Phone Handset and Speaker seems a bit overboard — until you really, really need one.

There’s more, of course.