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Transvac Herring Pump On The Plan B Video

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The Transvac Vacuums Herring Out Of The Hold Of The Plan B

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On Board Herring Pump

Cape Seafoods Herring Boat Flushes Its Hold

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Herring Boat Transvac Nozzle

This is the nozzle that gets lowered down into the hold to suck the herring out.  Note the round connections.  That is a pretty standard size for these transvacs and interchange for quick connecting and disconecting in the event that … Continue reading

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Herring Boat Transvac- Giant Fish Vacuum

Here is a herring boat Transvac.  It is used to suck the herring out of the holds of the huge boats.  A vacuum is created between the fish and salt water and they get sucked out of the boat and … Continue reading

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The Old Empire Fish

The Old Empire Fish, originally uploaded by captjoe06. This fish company used to employ many many workers in this huge building. Now through innovations in the fishing industry like Transvac Herring pumps and herring conveyor hoppers, hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading

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Pump Hose Attatchment

This is the piece of equipment that attaches to the huge hoses that suck the herring from the holds of the herring boats. They add water to the fish and it creates a vacuum which sucks the herring out using … Continue reading

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Transvac at Parascandola Wharf

Transvac Parascandola Wharf, originally uploaded by captjoe06.  

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