OpenROV: Lionfish Control


One of the more common uses we hear about using OpenROV is for controlling Lionfish populations. For those who aren't familiar, Lionfish are a devastating invasive species in the South Atlantic and are open season, all the time.

From time to time, a discussion about using OpenROV to eliminate Lionfish stirs up the forums. The latest is Ted's design for a spear gun attachment.

OpenRov Modeling

Check this out. Very similar.
Pneumatic Lionfish Spear Prototype #1:
Pneumatic Spear Prototype 2: