The Elastec ShovelHead (Specs) floating suction oil skimmer is a lightweight, suction skimmer that can be attached to a suction pump or vacuum system, such as Elastec’s diaphragm or peristaltic pumps, MiniVac or PACs vacuum trailer systems.

The ShovelHead suction skimmer is fitted with a 3 inch / 7.6 cm camlock fitting for rapid coupling of standard hose fittings. This robust suction oil skimmer head is manufactured in molded polyethylene and anodized aluminum.

The ShovelHead can recover a variety of oils or liquids from the water’s surface and is best suited in calm water conditions. The head can operate in minimal amounts of water due to a draft of only 2 inches / 50 mm. The floating suction oil skimmer head can be easily opened in the field for maintenance or cleaning. It is supplied with a 3 inch hose float.

  • Head Dimensions: 47×27.5 inch / 119 x 70 cm
  • Weight: 26 lbs / 11.7 kg
  • Optional Accessories: 48 x 2 inch / 122 x 5 cm extension pipe, suction, hose, pump / vacuum unit.

Contact us to learn more.

ShovelHead Skimmer Photo Gallery

ShovelHead Skimmer Specifications

Weight26 lb / 11.7 kg
Dimensions47 x 28 inch / 1.19 x 0.7 m
Scroll to Top