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FNS Photo by David Luessen Firefighting equipment inventor Darrell Graf explains the controls of the Foam Cannon 2000 he developed in response to the oil train derailment in Casselton on Dec. 30. “You could teach a third-grader how to run this thing,” he said.

Medina man creates foam cannon: Inspired by train disasters, ND inventor develops new firefighting equipment

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MEDINA — An inventor working out of Medina has applied for a patent and successfully test-fired firefighting equipment he built in response to two catastrophic oil train derailments last year.


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