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  • General term for any devices used to negate gravitational force
    • Functions via graviton inverter devices to negate local graviton interactions
    • Involves transfer coils in some manner (TNG: "Hollow Pursuits"; S31 Novel: Abyss)
      • Coils blow out with too much power, require cooling off and recharging if shut down (S31 Novel: Abyss)
    • Inoperative in areas of heavy tachyon radiation (TNG Novel: A Time to Kill)
  • Commonly used for transportation of cargo
  • Component of ascent, descent technology for landing-capable vessels (TOS Novel: Errand of Vengeance: The Edge of the Sword; S31 Novel: Abyss)
  • Related devices