Introduction: Solar Powered Bug and Bait Trap

How to make a very simple solar powered bug and bait trap, no need for bait to catch bait and no mess.


JACKBARRY (author)2012-10-18

i extremely want to see this video but i cant can you send me through written instructions please please

Enyad1 (author)2012-09-09

You're awesome!

Lorddrake (author)2012-06-19

awesome design. where did you get the fiber optic from? was it something you had laying around or did you have to buy it?

FPSoutback (author)Lorddrake2012-06-19

I bought it, its a toslink cable which are common, they are used on xbox 360 etc. to transmit audio. The ends of the cable can differ, you want one with a bulbous end, they seem to throw out more light.

The heavy cable shown in the last trap just came from a fibre optic dealer.

nsled (author)2012-06-17

Brilliant, so sooo easy to make, yet effective, appeals to fisherman, researchers and kids alike and theres nothing on the market that I know of that is simular. Maybe you should have patented it lol. Wondering though whats attracted to light and whats attracted to the bugs caught, maybe both.

Dguy42 (author)2012-06-14

i really like this its super cool and interesting. Great job!!!

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