New floating disk skimmer recovers oil - This new disk skimmer recovers floating oils.The new RO-DISC is a high efficiency skimmer for inland waters, and process applications such as separators and tanks.The unit is suited for use in high concentrations of light and medium oils, with recovery rates of as much as 9 gpmThe skimmer has a single bank of rotating oil attracting disks driven by a hydraulic motor. Oil is recovered from the water surface as it adheres to the disk surface.As the disks are rotated through the skimmer head, oil is scraped off and collected in the sump on a continuous basis. The skimmer offers efficiency rates up to 99%.Disk speed can be varied to optimize efficienc...

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