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Guy, Will C American engineer. Deputy to Samuel K Hoffmann at Rocketdyne from 1948-1978.

Under Guy's direction Rocketdyne mastered the problems of achieving stable combustion in liquid oxygen/kerosene engines. His greatest triumph was the evolutionary design of a baffle for the F-1 injector that allowed stable combustion in the largest rocket engine ever built.

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  • Lay, Beirne Jr, Earthbound Astronauts, Prentice-Hall, New Jersey, 1971.

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