Sentry J Tube Floating Oil Skimmer

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Sentry J Tube

Extend the life of your industrial fluids and equipment efficiently and effectively with a floating oil skimmer.

Sentry’s easy-to-maintain SmartSkim J-Tube Floating oil skimmer comes in various sizes and has a simple mounting bracket, allowing your team to select the best location for the device. The operator-friendly device produces the same trusted SmartSkim performance with no additional hoses, belts, disks, or drums causing excess repairs or clogging.

Our floating tube skimmer works best with air-operated diaphragm (AOD) or progressive cavity pumps. But regardless of the transfer pump, SmartSkim’s floating oil skimmer is designed for continuous operation with minimal downtime, regardless of coolant or cleaner. An included stopper also ensures that there is minimal leakage during the performance.


• Designed for easy installation and minimal maintenance
• The system allows for continuous operation
• Available in 3.5”, 7”, and 17” sizes to accommodate various applications
• It can be used with virtually any coolant or cleaner


• No belts, disks, drums, or hoses – minimizing the chance of clogging or breakdown
• Stainless steel design maximizes equipment longevity
• Easy set-up and maintenance design with no ballasts

More Information
Wetted Materials 304 SS
Process Temperature 2300°F (1260°C)

Floating Skimmers

Sentry SmartSkim floating skimmers are a trouble-free solution for manufacturers to remove free-floating and mechanically dispersed tramp oils. Each of Sentry’s floating skimmers is designed to meet the specific needs of your industrial applications.

Our oil skimming manufacturers and engineers have developed these oil water skimmers to match your fluid levels or set your exact depth to accommodate aggressive surface skimming. Each design is mounted in the process tank or on the edge of the tank to maximize its effectiveness. Connection kits are also available to aid in installation.

Sentry SmartSkim floating skimmers are constructed to be long-lasting and low maintenance with stainless steel construction and reduced additions. Hoses, belts, disks, and drums are not a part of the design to avoid unnecessary repair and clogs.

Each product within this category is designed to meet your specific oil skimming application. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact our team.

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