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a wicker basket used by anglers to hold fish

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The 34-year-old, from Cruden Bay in Aberdeenshire, had set his boat on autopilot and was putting his creels into the water when disaster struck.
"He got dragged off his boat by his creels, no lifejacket on, and lasted 40 minutes in the sea.
Stowing the spare creels behind the shooting guide prevented the crew from using this space as a safe area.
Creels are a major source of lint generation, particularly during cone unwinding and there is a tendency for lint to be shed at points, where the yarn touches any part of the tubes conveying the yarn to the knitting machine.
Also pultrusion dies (including injection type), fiber creels, forming guides, resin baths, overwinding stations, mat slitters, flying cutoff saws, drill stations and notchers, roll-off tables, routers, trimmers, and other auxiliaries.
A MISCHIEVOUS cat was almost thrown out to sea after becoming trapped in a lobster creel.
The creel manufacturing arm of textiles group Alan Shelton has been bought by the UK division of Germany's Memminger-Iro.
But it was already dead by the time the rescue team arrived and they could only cut it from the creels.
More than 200 creels worth more than pounds 5,000 were stolen, along with other gear, from Loch Kishorn.
Father-of-two Robbie, of Sanday, Orkney, had bought the creel boat weeks earlier and had used it only once before.
Neighbour Derek Naughton, who found Sam, said: "I couldn't see the cat but could hear it and started grabbing the creels and eventually found Sam in one near the bottom."
Line of accessories includes tensioners, resin baths, creels, prepreg delivery systems, ovens and extractors.
Fiber delivery creels supplied for filament winding or prepreg-tape lines.
Last week a 19th Century leather pot-bellied fishing creel, or fish basket, made a record amount at auction.
Steel cord handling and creel loading, steel cord organizing and payout of cord to the calendar under constant tension are primary processes in tire building.