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79 year old ex Quarry Manager invents Sandbagger


(ELIE, MANITOBA, Canada) — At 79 years of age, late-blooming inventor and former gravel-pit operator Guy Bergeron is likely responsible for filling more sandbags than any other person alive.
“Twelve bags every 7.5 seconds,” the Manitoban says proudly.

He’s talking about his invention, The Sandbagger, a tarantula-like machine that automates the backbreaking work of stuffing sandbags.

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