Patent Number: 6,306,027

Title: Salmon roe selecting and washing machine

Abstract: The present invention relates to a salmon roe selecting and washing machine which can completely remove faulty roe and foreign substances from normal, mature roe, wherein the salmon roe selecting and washing machine has at least one salmon roe transferring plate 11 extending in the salmon roe transferring direction, in which a number of slits 14 having such a width that normal salmon roe does not fall down are formed, and resiliently supporting a salmon roe transferring portion 7 inclined downward in the salmon roe transferring direction at a frame 5 thereof, a vibrating means 16 is provided at the salmon roe transferring portion, and a shower means 18 for sprinkling salt water is secured above the salmon roe transferring portion 17. By sprinkling salt water by the shower means 18 while vibrating the salmon roe transferring portion 7 by the vibrating means, and transferring salmon roe by streams of salt water, faulty roe and foreign substances, etc., can be removed through the slits 14 of the salmon roe transferring plates 11, and only normal, mature roe can be collected at a regular position.

Inventors: Sato; Atushi (Kushiro, JP), Yoshida; Masanori (Kushiro, JP)

Assignee: Nikko Co., Ltd.

International Classification: A01K 61/00 (20060101); A22C 021/06 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018