Oil Skimmers

Belt Type

Oil Grabber® Model 4

Model 4 belt oil skimmers utilizes a continuous belt and wiper to remove up to 20 gallons of oil per hour from the fluid surface. The belt, operating on a motor and pulley system, runs through contaminated liquid to pick up oil from the surface.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 20 gph (75 lph)
Belt width 4 in (10 cm)
Belt length User specified (up to 100 ft)
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Nitrile (standard), CRV, Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

Belt Type

Oil Grabber® Model 8

The Abanaki Model 8 Oil Grabber is a dependable and effective means of removing oil from water and water-base solutions. Often, belt oil skimmers alone will reduce oil to an acceptable level of water purity. Depending on the characteristics of the liquid, it is possible for the Model 8 alone to reduce oil content to less than five parts per million in water.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 40 gph (150 lph)
Belt width 8 in (20 cm)
Belt length User specified (up to 100 ft)
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Nitrile (standard), CRV, Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

Belt Type

Oil Grabber® Model MB

The Model MB oil skimmer utilizes continuous belts and wipers to remove up to 200 gallons of oil per hour from the fluid surface. The belts, operating on a motor and pulley system, run through contaminated liquid to pick up oil from the surface.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 200 gph (757 lph)
Belt width 8 in (20 cm)
No. of belts 2, 3, 5
Belt length User specified (up to 100 ft)
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Nitrile (standard), CRV, Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

Belt Type

Tote-It®

The Tote-It belt oil skimmer utilizes a continuous belt and wiper to remove up to 12 gallons of oil per hour from the fluid surface. The belt operates on a motor and pulley system attached to a stabilizer bar that is immersed in the contaminated liquid.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 200 gph (757 lph)
Belt width 2 in (5 cm) , 4 in (10 cm)
Belt length up to 10 ft
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Nitrile (standard), CRV, Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

Belt Type

Mighty Mini®

The ideal solution to unwanted oil in coolants and parts washers therefore extending the life of coolant and wash water! The Abanaki Mighty Mini SST Oil Skimmer can remove 1 to 2 gallons of medium weight oil per hour (depending on belt selection).

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 2 gph (7.57 lph)
Belt width 1 in (2.5 cm), 2 in (5 cm)
Belt length up to 2 ft
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Nitrile (standard), CRV, Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 60 Hz; 220V ; single phase

Belt Type

Grease Grabber®

The Abanaki Grease Grabber is a dependable and effective means of skimming oil and floating grease from water, under the most demanding conditions. The Grease Grabber makes use of the differences in specific gravity and surface tension between oil and water.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 160gph (606 lph)
Belt width 8 in (20 cm)
Belt length User specified (up to 100 ft)
Belt material See Belt Material Selection Guide
Wiper Hybrid Ceramic
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

Belt Type

Oil Concentrator®

The Abanaki Oil Concentrator performs as a virtually complete oil water separator for recycling or disposal of either liquid. The result is water (or coolant) available for recycling, and virtually water-free oil for disposal.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Capacity OC-200 for Model MB (17 gallons/ 64.4 liters); OC-100 for Model 4 and Model 8 (2.5 gallons/ 9.5 liters)
DM-100 for Tote-It and Mighty Mini (0.56 gallons/ 2.1 liters)
Material steel weldments and corrosion-resistant coating (OC-100 and 200); fiberglass (DM-100)
Mounting Method Supplied by Abanaki

Belt Material Selection Guide

Corrosion Resistant Elastometric PolyBelt Poly XP Poly HT Fuzzy
Temp Up to 66°C 10 to 60°C -10 to 77°C Up to 66°C but okay for 100°C peak Up to 100°C without stretching Up to 77°C
pH 3 to 13 3 to 13 3 to 13 3 to 13 3 to 13 3 to 13
Resistance to Fines and Solids Yes Yes/Excellent Yes Yes Yes Yes
Remarks 1 Standard Excellent Oil Attraction For longer belt length application Resistant to Flexing For harsh basic or acid exposure Picks up gas, diesel, jet fuel, etc.
Remarks 2 Long Lasting UV Sensitive Picks-up floating emulsions Not resistant to acids

Filter Type

Oil Boss®

"The Oil Boss coolant skimmer pumps oil-laden fluid from the sump through a chip-blocking pre-filter to the inlet valve. From there, it passes through coalescing media that separates the oil from the coolant. Clean coolant returns to the sump. Skimmed oil is held in a containment area until the operator easily removes the oil via the discharge tap.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Pump up to 300 gph (1,136 lph)
Dimensions 19.5" x 16" x 6"
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 110V or 220V
Models Available Electric, Pneumatic

Tube Type

Oil Viper®

The Abanaki Oil Viper tube skimmer is a surface oil skimmer that effectively removes floating surface oils by means of an oleophilic (oil attracting) 3/4 inch diameter continuous looped tube. The tube extends out over the surface of the tank or pit and collects the free floating oils.

Technical Specifications:

Specifications Descriptions
Removal Rate up to 100 gph (378 lph)
Tube Diameter 3/4 in (1.9 cm)
Tube length up to 60 ft reach
Tube material Ester, Tygon (for coolant)
Motor 50Hz or 60 Hz; 220V or 440V; 3 phase or single phase

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