Weir oil skimmer / sheltered waters
MINI Foilex Engineering


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  • Other characteristics:

    sheltered waters


The Foilex Mini Skimmer is a free-floating suction skimmer with a 3-pontoon flotation frame.
It is a suction weir type skimmer which is operated in combination with any type of external vacuum pump with a 5 - 30 m³/h capacity.

The systems consist of:

Skimmer head
Suction hose
External Pump unit
Discharge hose

The Mini Skimmer is equipped with a Foilex self-adjusting "skimmer ring" which controls the skimming depth by the pump suction flow.
The "skimmer ring" lip will always stay parallel to the oil/water surface.
Suitable oil layer thickness is 0-30 mm.
Best performance for the Mini Skimmer is achieved in light to medium viscosity oils. The debris capability is dependent on the type of vacuum pump used but the skimmer is equipped with a rinsing net at the inlet side.


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