SS320 – Slick Sleuth

General Details

The Slick Sleuth™ SS320 is specifically designed for applications requiring extended range oil leak and spill detection. The SS320 has an effective detection range of up to eight (8) meters and is ideal for installation on piers, over underground discharge channels, manhole access shafts, deep sumps and pits, at oil transfer facilities, on offshore structures and for other elevated installation points where extended detection range of oil is required. Should an oil leak or spill occur, Slick Sleuth provides instant detection and notification; enabling users to contain the spill and avoid environmental damage, costly cleanup, fines and regulatory penalties.


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Model: SS320  – “Extended Range” Slick Sleuth™
Operation: Automated, Optical, Non-Contact Sensor

Patented UV Filter-Fluorometer Methodology

Oil On Water Detection: Crude, Lube, Hydraulic, Jet/Aviation, Diesel, Fuel Oil, Turbine, Transformer, and Many Others
(contact factory to inquire about types of oil detected)

Sensitivity: 3 +/- Micron Sheen
User Adjustable Sensitivity
Discrete Alarm and/or Scaled Signal Output
Range: 8 Meters (Maximum Distance Above Surface)
Operating Temp: -10 to +60 °C (Standard) -20 to +60 °C (Optional)
Enclosure: Stainless Steel

NEMA 4X, IP66, Weatherproof Housing

External Ports: Power In, Signal Out, USB Serial Interface

4-Corner Mounting Tabs

Purge Compatible: Purge System for Hazardous Gas Locations (Contact Factory)
Dimensions: Approx. 8¼” x 12¼” x 15½” / 21cm x 31cm x 39cm (D x W x H)
Weight: Approx. 30 lbs / 13 kg
Input Power: 85–264 VAC, 50/60 Hz (DC Option Available – Contact Factory)
UV Light Source: Xenon Flash Used to Generate a Collimated Beam
UV Flash Life: 2.5 Years (typical) at Highest Sampling Rate (e.g. 2 Hz)
Outputs: Local Status and Alarm Indicators(Red/Green LEDs)

Oil Detection Relay (DPDT), Equipment Status Relay (SPDT)

Serial:  USB, RS232, RS485

Current Loop / 0-20 mA (Optional)

Wireless Options: Radio, GSM/CDMA Cellular, Wi-Fi, Satellite – Contact Factory
User Interface: Sensor Operates Autonomously

Utility Program Used During Set-up and to Adjust Settings

Base Station: Slick Sleuth Base Station Software (Optional)
Certifications: CE LogoMarked

Conforms to US EPA Standards (EPA/530/UST-90/009)

Technology Patented by InterOcean Systems, Inc.

Warranty: 1-Year InterOcean Factory Warranty Standard