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Mobile Net Reel Video

Fishing Industry Innovation

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Mobile Net Reel

When picking up bait at the State Fish Pier for our lobstermen this guy pulls up with a mobile gas powered net reel.  Back in the day when we had draggers taking out at our dock the process of moving … Continue reading

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Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine On Mike Leary’s Lori B

Here is the automatic gillnet setting machine on Mike Leary’s Lori B.  Video of it in operation at 8AM Automatic Gillnet Seetting Machine On Mike Leary’s Lori B, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Stoga Showcases Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine

Mike Leary’s Lori B is outfitted with this fishing industry innovation

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Stoga Shows Automatic Gillnet Setting Machine

Here, Stoga showcases a new fishing industry innovation for gillnetters aboard Mike Leary’s Lori B.  This hydraulic net setter eliminates the jobs of two men for setting the net back out on gillnetters.  The machine automatically spreads the net and … Continue reading

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Western Venture Herring Management System

The Herring gets pumped aboard and then travels down these shutes and diverted into whichever hold they want it to go with the removable slats. Western Venture Herring Management System, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Herring Conveyor In Action

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Boom Truck with Powerblock

Boom Truck with Powerblock, originally uploaded by captjoe06. This is the boom truck for the Western Venture Herring operations. Instead of a team of ten men handling the huge herring nets, the powerblock attached to the boom on this truck … Continue reading

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