PetroXtractor – Well Oil Skimmer

The Abanaki PetroXtractor® is a dependable and cost effective means of removing oil, fuel, and other floating hydrocarbons from water where access to the fluid surface is limited. it provides efficient remediation of groundwater contaminated by oil, using existing recovery and monitoring wells. Often, the PetroXtractor® working alone will reduce oil or fuel content to an acceptable e.P.A. level.


  • Oil removal rate:
    model PX-A: 3 gph (11 lph) with 1 in.(2.5 cm) wide belt model PX-B: 6 gph (23 lph) with 2 in.(5 cm) wide belt model PX-C:12 gph (45 lph) with 4 in.(10 cm) wide belt (removal rate is based on 30 weight oil or gasoline in water.)
  • Motor: Fractional hp TeFC, 115VAC, single phase, 60 Hz gear motor, including 8 foot cord with electrical plug Optional: 50 Hz; 3-phase; explosion proof; 12VDC or pneumatic
  • Belt Width: (Specify) PX-A (1 in. (2.5 cm) for 2 in. (5 cm) iD casing PX-B (2 in. (5 cm)) for 4 in. (10 cm) iD casing PX-C (4 in. (10 cm)) for 6 in. (15 cm) iD casing
  • Belt material: Specify specially engineered polymer or lFO (Fuzzy) Poly. When in doubt, consult factory for advice on the best belt for your application.
  • Wiper material: UHC or Ceramic

Features & Benefits

  • Small mounting and operating area
  • Chip resistant powder coated finish
  • Customized belt lengths and materials
  • Easily mounted on flat surface
  • Belt and wipers impervious to oils and fuels
  • Weighted and tethered tail pulley
  • Fast cleaning with minimal maintenance
  • Can be customized to application needs

Typical applications

  • Groundwater monitoring wells
  • Recovery wells
  • Underground tanks
  • Limited access areas
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