Canflex Sea Slug FCB - 60 Bladder

Canflex "Sea Slug" FCB - 60 Bladder


The Canflex "Sea Slug" bladder can be transported to a spill site via air or land craft, or it can be deployed at the dock and towed to the spill site. The bladder offers temporary storage to low capacity skimming systems.


Manufacture Canflex Model FCB-60
Product Type Towable flexible bladder Total Volume (bbl) 157 bbls
Application Low capacity skimmer containment Size Deployed L x W x H 38.4' L x 6' diameter
Size Stored L x W x H 6' x 5' x 4' Empty Weight (lbs) 540 lbs.
Shipping Volume (ft3) N/A Container Material PVC coated Polyester fabric
Fabric tensile strength (lb/in) 1,100 lb/in Fabric tear strength (lbs.) 350 lbs.
Fill/Discharge access Oil bag has a steel front that contains camlock quick connections and connections on the top of the unit. Lift points Handles and bladder reinforced end connectors
Max. draft when loaded (ft) N/A Tow Speed empty (kts) N/A
Tow speed loaded (kts) N/A Operating limitations The sea slug is a fabric material barge and requires care when transiting. A rock or piece of debris(log or tree) can damage the bladder.

Transportation Modes

C-130 DC-6 DC-3 737 Beaver Otter Cessna 206 Cessna 185 Heli Barge Tug (only) Lrg F/V Sm F/V Pickup
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Locations & Quantities

Zone 1

55°23'47.94"N 131°43'45.85"W

Zone 7

58°17'26.76"N 134°23'33.26"W

Zone 9

59°32'46.34"N 139°44'05.36"W

Connex #72
Connex #01

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