How-To

A step-by-step guide to setting a Macabee gopher trap. To prevent alerting the gopher to impending danger, wearing gloves is recommended to keep human scent off the trap.

how to set the macabee gopher trap step 1
1Swing trigger wire up from under frame.
how to set the macabee gopher trap step 2
2Spread jaws, using thumbs, by pushing downward.
how to set the macabee gopher trap step 3
3With left index finger, guide trigger wire hook over end of frame.
how to set the macabee gopher trap step 4
4While continuing to push down on frame, place the straight end of trigger wire through small hole in silver plate.
how to set the macabee gopher trap step 5
5Trap is now set and ready to be placed in gopher hole.
how to set the macabee gopher trap step 6
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