Sandbag Machine

It is possible you will run into a machine that helps you with the sandbags. Most machines will be operated by those who are familiar with them but it is good to familiarize yourself with them before going to volunteer in case you are asked to operate it with the help of others.

Sand bagging machine (Province currently owns 5 machines) – invented by Guy Bergeron from Winnipeg

  • Consists of a conveyor which carries sand up to then fall down through ‘spider-like’ arms to fill sandbag
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