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  Louis E. Shaw - Hall of Fame Entry
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Added: 03/29/2004
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Louis E. Shaw - Hall of Fame Entry

 

Louis E. Shaw

Birthdate:
1886

Deceased:
1950

Induction:
1974 

Industry Areas:
Process


Inventor, at Shaw Insulator Co. in 1928, of the transfer molding process of thermosetting materials, which greatly broadened the market for thermosets in moldings with intricate sections, fragile inserts, and multiple openings.