Oil skimmer :
Star trace has developed disc type cost effective oil skimmers for removing floating tramp oil from machine tool coolant tanks. The disc driven by double reduction worm geared motor and the disc is partially submerged in the soluble coolant. As it rotates, the disc picks up tramp oil from the coolant surface. The disc turned past a scraper which removes the oil from the disc. The oil skimmers are available in 300 and 500 mm disc sizes. Application :
Machine tool coolant tanks.