NANFA-- Fish collecting device

Mark Otnes (
Sat, 9 Dec 2000 19:30:04 -0600

I'm wondering if any of you NANFA people have ever seen or heard of anything
like this; I swear that back when I was a kid a saw a picture of a skin
diver who had what I can only describe as a suction gun, that he was using
to collect fish. It consisted of a transparent cylinder attached to a
vacuum chamber that you would point at the fish. Then there was a trigger
that when pulled would cause the chamber to expand and the fish and its
surrounding water would be sucked into the chamber.

Is there such a thing? Was I dreaming or on drugs (it was 70's)?

Mark Otnes
Fargo ND

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