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  Charles W. Kleiderer - Hall of Fame Entry
Author: Plastics Academy Staff
Added: 03/29/2004
Type: Summary
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In 1940, Kleiderer and his three employees were developing new plastics materials at the Office of Scientific Research and Development at Johns Hopkins University. At the time, over 1,500 people were working on the secret Project A, the development of a "variable time" (VT) fuse that enabled artillery shells to explode within a predetermined distance from their target...

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