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The Intelligiant: John Miskovich’s rise from Alaskan gold miner to world renowned inventor

As a young boy working in the Alaskan mining sector, John A. Miskovich had to fight not just against the elements but also the pressure and power of the freestanding water hose that would take off like a "bucking bronco" if released. Driven by a desire to make his life easier, he created a new water cannon that would go on to leave its mark on the mining industry, and many others along the way. In honour of Miskovich, who passed earlier this year, we take a look at his Intelligiant and its impact.


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