Aquatic Vegetation Harvesting with the WaterBug
Finally an affordable harvesting solution for pond and lake owner’s to take control and manage your pond on your terms! Imagine a “drone” for your lake and pond that allows you to harvest lake weeds or skim floating algae, Duckweed, and other floating debris whenever you want!
The Waterbug is non-toxic and eliminates the need to apply herbicides or algaecides that may or may not work, or labor intensive tools like rakes and cutters, the Waterbug provides you with an eco-friendly and carbon emission free solution that is 100 % effective!
The second generation Waterbug is a remote controlled aquatic lake weed harvester featuring a harvesting camera that shows what the Waterbug sees on the remote screen. It is designed for managing aquatic vegetation and floating debris in lakes, ponds, and water bodies of all sizes. It is 5.5’ wide by 9’ long but weighs only 300 lbs. and it has a storage bunk capacity of 250 lbs. This makes it easy for one person to use as it fits on a compact trailer that can be pulled behind a 4-wheeler or garden tractor. It floats in as little as 4” of water and can cut and skim 34” wide, is adjustable to 22” water depth, and features lithium batteries that can operate 4+ hours on a single charge.
The Waterbug has a remote sight range of 500 feet making it an ideal solution for individual pond owners and golf courses in need of an effective pond weed and algae solution!
- Remote controlled with harvester mounted camera & operator viewing screen
- 3 in 1 cutter, skimmer, & collector
- Long lasting lithium battery powered
- Load carrying capacity of up to 250 lbs.
- 500 feet sightline range
- One person operation
- Includes custom trailer
- Optional Attachment Options: sickle-cutter, skimmer boom extension & solar panel
The Waterbug Harvester has a front conveyor to collect weeds and floating debris from the water. A second storage bunk conveyor stores harvested material that can be off-loaded easily at the shoreline when full. The Waterbug is intuitive to use and simple to operate and is backed by a peace-of-mind one year warranty.
ONE OF A KIND AQUATIC HARVESTER
Waterbug is a one of a kind modular aquatic cleanup machine designed for harvesting aquatic weeds, algae and floating debris of all kinds in ponds, lake shores, channels, and more!
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The Waterbug is available for $13,499.00 and includes the transport trailer, joystick remote control with viewing screen, and a set of two net extensions, or basically everything you need to start managing your small lake or pond. The Sickle Cutter is available for an additional $1,199.00.