Wikia

Marvel Database

Myron MacLain (Earth-616)

Talk0
130,752pages on
this wiki
HelpDr. Myron MacLain
Myron MacLain
Gallery
Information-silkReal NameMyron MacLain
Information-silkCurrent AliasDr. Myron MacLain
Information-silkRelativesJanice MacLain (wife), Michael MacLain (son)
Information-silkAffiliationFormerly SHIELD
Status
Information-silkAlignmentNeutral
Information-silkIdentityPublic Identity
Information-silkCitizenshipAmerican
Information-silkMarital StatusMarried
Information-silkOccupationResearch scientist, metallurgist; formerly employed by SHIELD and US Department of Agriculture
Information-silkEducationPh.D. in metallurgical engineering
Characteristics[1]
Information-silkGenderMale
Information-silkHeight5' 9"
Information-silkWeight180 lbs (82 kg)
Information-silkEyesBlue
Information-silkHairGrey (originally black; balding); often dyed black
Origin
Information-silkOriginMyron MacLain learned metallurgy in the 1930s.
Information-silkUniverseEarth-616
Information-silkPlace of BirthKeyes, Oklahoma
Information-silkCreatorsRoy Thomas, Barry Windsor-Smith
First Appearance
Avengers #66
Comic Book Showcase

Episode 19 CBS Episode 19 Thumbnail
Nerd Bullies


Watch Episode 19 | View All


HistoryEdit

Dr. MacLain began to develop super-strong metals for the US Government at the beginning of World War II. While experimenting on iron alloys for use as tank armor, he accidently created the ultra-resilient Vibranium-iron alloy shield that is used by Captain America. After several decades of continued experiments, MacLain finally produced the formula for True Adamantium and gave it to the US Government.

Powers and AbilitiesEdit

Powers

Power Grid [2]
Intelligence
Strength
 1
Speed
 2
Durability
 2
Energy Projection
 1
Fighting Skills
 1

Abilities

MacLain is one of the world's foremost metallurgists, specializing in developing highly durable metals. He remains remarkably vital despite his advanced age.

TriviaEdit

These are Timely Comics metallurgist counterparts to Doctor Myron MacLain:Leslie Garden(Human Torch story)[[1]] creator of the metal material Y-9 and Doctor Crandall(Marvex story)[[2]] creator of a new Battle Ship Armor Formula.

Discover and Discuss

Footnotes



Like this? Let us know!

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki