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Topic # 70102 18-Oct-2010 22:52
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From Stuff:


NZ design a better way to kill a rat

A New Zealand designed and built lightweight, self-setting stoat and rat trap, which crushes the animal's head with a gas-powered piston, could slash conventional trap costs by up to 75 percent.

The "world-first" system removes the need for the labour-intensive checking and resetting and free up more resources to fight pests threatening native birds.


Website (and videos of it in action) are here.

Very cool.

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  Reply # 393388 18-Oct-2010 23:16
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very cool indeed.




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  Reply # 393489 19-Oct-2010 09:37
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Saw this on the news, looks awesome. Stoked to be the company that made it

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