Southway House
Southway Drive
North Common
Bristol BS30 5LW
01173 12 13 14

Drum type nobbing line


PERUZA Drum type nobbing is designed as high capacity small fish nobbing equipment. Equipment can process up to 1000 small pelagic fish per minute. Drum type nobbing can produce HG or HGT fixed length product.

PERUZA Drum type nobbing is used for fish 9 – 13 cm, such as sprats, anchovies, capelin and other. Processing slighlty out of range can reduce output.

Tank of hopper elevator is filled with fish by operator. Elevating belt evenly brings the fish to the head- tail orientation, unit.

Correctly orientated fish is brought to the head cutting drum, where head, according to preset height is cut off. There is 3 sets of different head height drums.

When head is removed, fish passes vacuum suction unit where fish digesting system is removed.


Main benefits

  • Only 2 operators can produce up to 1000 HG or HGT fish per minute
  • One machine replaces 13 – 15 manual processing specialists
  • 3 times higher productivity than conventional pocket nobbing machines
  • Easy operable


Technical Specification

Fish Small Pelagic fish
Processing capacity Up to 1000 fish/minute
Size of processed fish (length) 80…140 mm
Equipment dimensions (LxWxH) 7630 x 2250 x 2800 mm
Number of operators on the machine 2
Volume of receiving tank (efficient) 0,6 m³
Water level Adjustable wayter level control
Additional options Ready product collection conveyors