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Anatomy Of A Lobster Buoy Video With Johnny “Doc” Herrick

Anatomy Of A Lobster Buoy Video With Johnny “Doc” Herrick Thanks For Watching

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Anatomy Of A Lobster Buoy, Break Away Whale Safe Swivel

This is a whale safe break away swivel used on lobster buoys.   The swivel has a weak part (highlighted by the blue arrow in the picture below) designed to break away with 600 pounds of pressure. In the unfortunate … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Whale Safe Lobster Bands

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Whale Safe Green Lobster Band Article From Jay Lindsay-AP

Mass. lobstermen promote practices as whale safe By JAY LINDSAY – Jul 2, 2008 BOSTON (AP) — New green rubber bands that will bind the claws of Massachusetts lobsters beginning this weekend won’t save the lobsters from the dinner table. … Continue reading

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