These nets are available to your customs needs, requirements and mesh sizes.
Plankton Net 50cm can be used to collect your own zooplankton live saltwater fish food for your tank.
What is a plankton net?
Plankton Collection Net
Used for catching zooplankton.
Our nets will catch any organism in the microscopic to slightly larger than microscopic size.
Each time you use this net you will feel like your experiencing a new adventure when you observe the variety of small animals that inhabit the plankton zones in our worlds oceans and waterways.
Some of the animals you will encounter are fry and larvae (newborns) of seahorses, Clams, Oysters, copepods of all types.
All kinds of fish fry, squid fry, and a multitude of other animals that inhabit the planktonic zones in the ocean as part of their life cycle.
Can be towed through the water or placed in a place that has water current.
Food for fish, corals, anemone, squid, anthias, mandarin, and much more tropical fish.
Also great for study, educational exploration.
Can be used both in Marine saltwater or freshwater application.
Great for collecting zooplankton for teaching, for study, or for feeding home aquarium reef tanks.
150um Micron mesh fabric.
50cm diameter mouth opening x 1500mm length.
Stainless Steel marine grade swivel attached to harness, to prevent the tow line from getting twisted.
Solid Stainless Steel mouth Ring.
Triple Sewn with reinforced rings.
Fluorocarbon cable harness.
Screened micron mesh flow through cod end means you get 10 times more harvest from ALF plankton nets compared to other brands.
Nitex Micron Cloth netting Material: Holds up to rigorous outdoor use, UV, saltwater, and cleaning solvents.
Net can be cleaned with a bleach solution after use.
PVC Cod end (10cm X 15cm)
Easy to harvest copepods by unscrewing threaded fitting. Cod end end has the same micron size mesh as a net. For concentration of plankton and max water flow through. This micron mesh on the bottom of the cod end prevents back flow pressure created when the net is towed. Backflow pressure prevents 90% of the plankton from staying in the net while the net is moving through water.
Our plankton copepod net is made with a flow-through cod end, unlike other brands that are not made with micron mesh on the cod end.