FISH HATCHERY EQUIPMENT
HATCHING JAR (McDONALD TYPE):
It is a clear, high-impact, all-plastic egg hatching system. Simply direct
about one gpm of water (depending on the weight of the eggs) into the center.
The eggs will be uniformly
rotated. The fish hatching jar comes complete with a screen to let the fish swim out. Use
it for trout, salmon hybrid striped bass, catfish, tilapia, and many others. Height 18″,
diameter 6.25″, volume 23 oz. for approximately 100,000 trout eggs.
Instant Ocean® salt mix has been preferred by public aquariums and home aquarists for many years.
It is scientifically blended to contain every minor and major trace element required to make artificial seawater.
Phosphate- and nitrate-free, it dissolves quickly without insoluble residue. Each package of Instant Ocean® salt
mix will make a 32-ppt salt solution at listed volume. Contains no chlorine remover.
Virkon® is a fast acting disinfectant that has been shown to be effective against a wide range of bacteria,
fungi and viruses. Formulation specially designed for fish culture. Meets the stringent requirements of both
Health Canada and the US EPA. Independently proven broad-spectrum efficacy against a wide range
of fish pathogens. Fast acting. Environmentally friendly. Exceptional safety profile. New convenient 10 kg size.
Vidalife is a specially formulated water conditioner for use in fish hatcheries, broodstock facilities,
transport tanks, and on handling equipment and handling surfaces. When applied as directed, Vidalife will help protect
fish from abrasions by preserving the fish's natural mucous layer and can be used whenever fish are handled or moved.
ADULT FISH MEASURING BOARD
• Smooth non-porous surface
FISH MEASURING BOARD (60 cm):
Easy on the fish and easy to use. Made entirely of ABS with permanent markings
in inches with 1/10 inch divisions and 0.5 centimeters. Overall length is 24"
(60 cm) It is white in color with blue markings.
JUVENILE FISH (SMOLT) MEASURING BOARD (30 cm):
Made of heavy-duty white plastic, this board measures fish up to 30 cm in length.
The white plastic base is concave to aid in holding the fish in place. The white
base has a 30 cm ruler embedded and a coating of clear plastic to cover and protect
the tape ensuring long life.
FISH MEASURING BOARD (36 cm):
This white PVC board is accurate, dependable, rugged and lightweight. It has three
measuring scales printed on the board to enable you to take accurate measurements:
DELUXE FISH MEASURING BOARD (75 cm):
Do you need to make quick, accurate fish measurements in the field or laboratory?
This sturdy, two-color apparatus is constructed of acrylic plastic and brass with
a clear overlay with scales printed on the underside for protection from wear.
The brass indicator arm slides easily on a brass bearing over the brass rod. 30"
long, 9" wide, with a lip on 3 sides. In both metric and English scales. Packaged
in custom box with slide unassembled to eliminate damage in shipping. Ship wt:
10 lbs. Three measuring scales:
FISH DATA RULER:
Made of durable Styrene, this ruler can be written on with a pencil and then erased.
Graduated in inches/tenths of inches and centimeters on both sides.
FISH EGG PICKER:
MariSource lightweight plastic egg picker. In contrast to the old-fashioned hand-carved
wood picker, the MariSource model will save time and eggs, and there are no splinters!
The MariSource egg picker features an adjustable opening enables the egg picker to be
used with different sized eggs. The long narrow tip reaches those awkwardly positioned
eggs embedded in expanded plastic substrates with minimal disturbance to live eggs.
The length of the tip can be easily shortened if desired. Overall length of the unit is
12 5/8" (32 cm). The egg picker is constructed of lightweight plastic, impervious to
chemicals and solvents. It will not retain bacteria and is easily disinfected, making it
sanitary for repeated use. The lightweight plastic material will not sink, a benefit in
working around water.
FISH EGG COUNTER:
The MariSource egg counter is equipped with specially designed indentations.
Once eggs are scooped onto the paddle-like surface, they settle readily into even rows.
A full counter holds 100 eggs. The egg counter is made of nontoxic, impervious and
MARISOURCE SPAWNING KNIFE:
• Designed specifically for extracting fish eggs
ZAK SPAWNING KNIFE:
• Designed specifically for extracting fish eggs
FIELD DRESSING KNIFE:
• Vinyl sheath with belt loop
BIO-MAT (BIO-BUNN) HATCHING SUBSTRATE:
Use of hatching substrate during hatching gives higher starting weight, easier start-feeding
and better survival. The substrate is delivered in sets of two mats, precut into 40 x 40 cm
squares. The Bio-Mat can also be utilized as fry shelter in start-feeding tanks. By placing one
of the mats with the spikes towards the bottom of the tank, all the fry will take shelter
FLOATING FISH GRADERS:
Many species of fish can be graded much faster with these graders because they feature
both side and bottom bars. These popular, time tested, fish graders have been used to
grade just about every species of fish. The aluminum frame is Styrofoam filled for floatation.
Interchangeable grader racks are made from 3/16" hard aluminum rods. Grader spacing is
by 64th inch (0.39 mm). Order grader frame and grader racks separately.
FLOATING ADJUSTABLE FISH GRADER:
Here are two easy to use floating fish graders built to last a lifetime.
The sturdy aluminum construction will stand up to rough handling and tough fish.
The grader floats at the right depth and the large diameter grader bars pass undersized
fish damage free. Size adjustments are quick and accurate from a single lever with locking
handle position. In seconds, you may select any of 30 gradations between 1/4 in. (6.4mm)
and 1-1/8 in. (29mm) for the G1 and 50 gradations between 5/32 in. (4mm) and 1-3/8 in.
(35mm) for the G1B. Grader bars are 1-1/16 in. (27mm) diameter. G1 Inside
dimensions - 14 in. L x 15 in. W x 11.5 in. D; Depth to bars ¨ 7.5 in. G1B Inside dimensions -
28 in. L x 21 in. W x 16 in. D; Depth to bars - 11 in.
Made in USA.
The tagging gun uses a needle to insert tags to a depth of 5/8". T-Bar anchor
tags in both flag and number styles. The flag tag is 2.5" long with a 3/16" x
3/8" flag (available in 7 colors; blue, yellow, red, orange, dark green, pink,
and clear). The number style is similar without the flag. Numbered tags are orange with
black numbers. Available in 1-100, 1-500 or 1-1000. Colored tags sold in lots of 100 or
HEAVY-DUTY SCRUB PAD:
This heavy-duty scrub pad is acrylic safe and mounted on a molded ABS back for tough cleaning.
Swivel-joint handle keeps the pad flat on the surface regardless of the angle-great for hard-to-reach spots.
Perfect for large tanks and public displays.
Pad is 10" L x 4-1/2" W x 1" thick.
Perfect for cleaning algae from aquarium and tank walls. Handle is approximately 15" long.
For use with acrylic and glass tanks.
WATER FLOW METER:
These clamp on flow meters are easy to install. Just drill an 11/16″ hole in a horizontal section
of your pipe then clamp it on with the two stainless steel clamps provided. Easily disassembled with
its O-ring for cleaning. Mount vertically on horizontal pipe at least 10 times the pipe inside diameter
from the nearest elbow or pump and 5 times the diameter on the outlet side. For use with freshwater.
Dual scale, gpm & lpm.
SANITIZING FOOT MAT:
For entrances to hatcheries, farm sites or anywhere that control of contamination is required.
Flexible rubber fingers scrub the boot or shoe soles while bending to immerse them in a
disinfecting solution. Size: 24″ x 32″ (60 x 80) cm or Size: 32″ x 39″ (80 x 98) cm. .
Small mat holds up to 1 gallon (3.8 litres) of sanitizer.
IDEAL For use with VIRKON® AQUATIC solutions.
Use as disinfecting foot baths at fish hatcheries and farms.
The Disinfecting Foot Mats are designed to be used with VIRKON® AQUATIC solutions. When used with the disinfecting solution,
the mats will disinfect a person's footwear before entering a controlled area.
The unique design reduces evaporation of the solution and it also helps to reduce contamination of the disinfectant.
These mats feature a permeable upper fabric (on full size mat only) which enables disinfection of shoes, and boots.
The bottom and sides are made of non-permeable material to prevent leakage or leaching of the disinfection solution.
Simply pour disinfecting solution onto the top to fill.
Each mat measures 33 X 33 inches (85 by 85 cm) and is 1.2 inches (3 cm) deep. It will hold 2.65 gallons (12 liters) of VIRKON® AQUATIC disinfecting solution.