- the mouth of the net is held open by two crossed poles
- net is placed in water at edge of beach and sand kicked onto it. The two stick handles are not connected. They are closer together or crossed at one end than at the other, forming a trapezoid or triangle.
- small, rectangular 1-man hand net about 1 m. square with about 5 mm. mesh with two handles for catching crabs, imis and shrimp