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can someone post an instructable on how to do electrofishing with just a car battery and a switch and wires, without a samus module or a susan module that you buy off of ebay?

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antoniraj (author)2014-01-06

In some of the Asian countries, people use wild indigo plant (Tephrosia purpurea) which contains tephrosin and stuns fish but not harmful to humans. This method is simpler than electrofishing

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Kiteman (author)2014-01-03

A 12V battery alone will not stun fish*. You need high voltage (kilovolts, maybe tens of kilovolts), and a pulse in the current to induce the stunning effect.


*Unless you're just going to throw the battery at the fish...

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