Patent Number: 6,168,512

Title: Apparatus for conveying and positioning shrimp

Abstract: A shrimp conveying and positioning apparatus (10) includes a track (13) oriented along an inclined path in one direction. The track is reciprocated along an inclined path in a direction opposite to the inclined orientation of the track. The apparatus also includes a contact plate (26) wherein the shrimp ride upon the contact plate to position the shrimp from a vertical orientation to a horizontal orientation.

Inventors: Allain; Reid (Jasper, GA)

Assignee: Ocean Tech International, Inc.

International Classification: A22C 29/02 (20060101); A22C 29/00 (20060101); A22C 029/02 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018