The small Alaska trapnet is equipped with a recuperation cage located at the end of the gear. It permits to let the net anchored without hauling the gear when we visit it.
The fish are recuperated with the help of a dip net. A zipper line opening permits to recuperate the fish. Atakes are used to anchor the trapnet. The cage size is retively to the net size.
The fishing gear is mainly used to catch small size fish like: smolts, trouts or others. It is equipped with aguiding central net (leader), 2 wings (side net) in order to let the fish go inside the bowl. the frame is made of ridgid aluminium and it is equipped with five 30" diameter hoops. It is made up of knotless nylon net. Zipper lines are located at each entrance in order to clear the gear.
the fence (leader) and the wings are rigged on a braided polypropylene bolt rope and equipped with durable plastic floats, a leaded line supports the wings and the leader lower part.
We manufacture the height of the gear in 36" up to 48" according your needs.
The wings of 25' long are included. we keep in stock wings and fences made up of the knotless nylon net, with twine #210/9, or 210/12.
The illustration shows all the Alaskan trapnet components.
That fishing gear as show is mainly used when we want to catch alive fish in order to release them after having tagged or marked them. Based on the same principles as the hoopnets, but bigger. The trapnet shuts the fish up. It isequipped with one or many bowls and leads to direct the fish torwards the bowl(s). It is preferably made with knotless net. because the fish are less injured when recuperated
the mesh of the leader is generally bigger that the one of the trapnet itself. all our trapnets are squared mesh made, in order to give a better shape to the net when it works.
all the nets are made under our customer specifications. Therefore, it will be a pleasure to send you information about its works, on request. That illustration show how the gear works.
The used of that gear and its functions are the same as the others trapnets. but furthermore that gear is equipped with a roofnet to stop the fish jumping over the nets. a detachable frame divides the two parts of the trapnet. The gear is 4' high. It is easy to install. Stokes or anchors are used to keep it in place. The frame and the entrance are made of rigid aluminium pipes
Built in knotless nylon net, is rigged on squares meshes. It doesn't permit the fish to enmesh in the net. Plastic floats #245 are rigged on the head line and a leaded braid supports the lower parts of the gear. Some bridle lines are placed in different places to facilitade the net anchorage.
The drawing shows the models we manufacture, therefore that gear can be modified according to your needs.
Price on request.
the gear is usually used in lakes or docks when the current doesn't exist. The trapnet is equipped with a guiding net (leader) that directs the fish to the trapnet. the front part of the capture room (bowl) has a roof to stop the fish swimming over the gear. The back part of the bowl is made of rigid pieces: pipes on bottom part, a piece of wood on the upper part. Anchors help the gear fishing. That gear can be made to catch small or big fish.
the illustration show the gear and its components. Don't hesitate to communicate with us for any information concerning that gear.
Net enclosure for golfers.
Aluminium structure easy to install.
Available with net and reinforced backstop net only
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Grande-Rivière 45, rue du Parc, Grande-Rivière (Quebec) G0C 1V0 Phone. : 418 385-3333 Fax. : 418 385-3334
Nets department : Phone. 418-385-3631, 1-800-760-3631 Fax.: 418-385-3278
Hope Town 304, route 132 Est, Hope Town (Quebec) G0C 3C1 Phone. : 418 752-3632 Fax : 418-752-3664