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December 7, 2022 | By Anthony Capkun

Darryl Willie, Lorne Scott and Darrell MacKay, 2012. Photo: A. Capkun.

December 7, 2022 – [FROM THE ARCHIVES] In 1971, a group of electrical professionals within Manitoba Hydro got together and formed the Historical Interest Committee, with the aim of preserving Manitoba’s electrical heritage.

Fast-forward several decades, and those humble beginnings have transformed into the Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre.

While sifting through our Archives, Electrical Business Magazine stumbled upon our 2012 interview with Darryl Willie, Lorne Scott and Darrell MacKay.

These gentlemen brought both gadgets and stories to the Manitoba Electrical League’s “Current Connections” electrical showcase that year.

See if you can guess some of these gadgets.

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