I had a manual skinner back in the day, it was good for skinning catfish. If you are old school and don't like to filet your fish, just cut off head, gut and scale, this is your machine. I learned how to filet many years ago and have stuck with that.
"Love is something more stern and splendid than mere kindness."
"All that we call human history--money, poverty, ambition, war, prostitution, classes, empires, slavery--[is] the long terrible story of man trying to find something other than God which will make him happy." — C.S. Lewis