SuperSwamp boom is a small oil spill containment boom suitable for use in streams, canals, roadside ditches and other shallow calm water areas. It is fitted with a cylindrical closed cell foam float and galvanized ballast chain. American Marine, a division of Elastec, has been manufacturing quality floating boom and barrier products since 1967. Fill out our questionnaire and tell us about your project.

SuperSwamp is lightweight and easily transported. It is typical for SuperSwamp oil spill containment boom to be carried in the back of trucks and small containers ready for instant deployment. It complies with United States Code of Federal Regulation (CFR) 33.Pt 154. App.C for Rivers and Canals and conforms with ASTM standard F1523 for Calm Water, and Calm Water-Current.

SuperSwamp Spec Chart

Optional Accessories: Anchor Sets, Tidal Compensator, Tow Bridle, Marker Lights, Boom Stand Off Units, Repair Kits, Alternative Connectors.

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SuperSwamp Boom Specification

Height10 in / 250 mm
Freeboard4 in / 100 mm
Draft6 in / 150 mm
Top TensionN/A
Bottom Tension3/16 in / 5 mm Galv. Steel Chain
Weight0.8 lb/ft - 1.1 kg/m
Actual Breaking Strength1,800 lb / 818 kg

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