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Oil-Absorbent Sheets

Amazing sheets absorb oil, leaves water behind

This material soaks up oil and gasoline but repels water. Absorbs from 13 to 25 times its own weight of #2 oil. Great for bilges, engine rooms or petrochemical spills. Also works great for waxing and polishing!

  • Economical and convenient
  • 17" x 19" x 3/8"
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Oil-Absorbent Sheets, Single Sheet 267310 267310
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$1.09

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Oil-Absorbent Sheets, Five Pack 7841265 7841265
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$4.99

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Product Description

Amazing sheets absorb oil, leaves water behind

This material soaks up oil and gasoline but repels water. Absorbs from 13 to 25 times its own weight of #2 oil. Great for bilges, engine rooms or petrochemical spills. Also works great for waxing and polishing!

  • Economical and convenient
  • 17" x 19" x 3/8"

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West MarineOil-Absorbent Sheets
 
4.7

(based on 39 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good performance (21)
  • Easy to use (14)
  • Reliable (13)
  • Protects well (8)
  • Weather proof (5)

Cons

  • Messy (3)

Best Uses

  • Small boats (18)
  • Large boats (15)
  • Engine (14)
  • Personal crafts (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (17), Casual/ recreational (13), Professional (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (32)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Soaks up the oil

I use cardboard and paper sacks to protect my floors from oil drips while working on the engine. However, when you have an actual spill, these sheets do the job better than paper...Read complete review

I use cardboard and paper sacks to protect my floors from oil drips while working on the engine. However, when you have an actual spill, these sheets do the job better than paper towels. I roll one of these sheets up and bind with a zip tie and put it in the bilge to catch anything that ends up there. These sheets are much less expensive than the oil absorbent socks designed to be placed in the bilge. And, with the lower price of these sheets you can keep a lot of them around, just in case. They stow nicely under bedding or salon seat cushions, not consuming a lot of locker space.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Have needed.

Had some prior issues. Am told these work and will help.

Had some prior issues. Am told these work and will help.

Reviewed by 39 customers

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5.0

Handy to have onboard

By Mike

from Manteo, NC

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Performance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Any size boat

    Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

    Everyone should carry these in case of a spill

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Great product !

    By Ward

    from Coon Rapids, MN

    About Me Advanced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Performance

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Large Boats
      • Personal Crafts
      • Small Boats

      Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

      Used this mat in the bilge of my boat during an oil change.
      Clean up was easy, all that I had to do was pick up the mat and throw it away after the oil change.
      It absorbed the oil that spilled from the filter and my bilge was clean.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Boat engine work must have

      By Carpe Ventum

      from Herrington Harbour North

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Absorbent
      • Good Performance
      • Good Size
      • Reliable

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Large Boats
        • Personal Crafts
        • Small Boats

        Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

        Unfortunately I found out how well it works but at least it did work well.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        A must for any boat owner with a bilge

        By Mark in the Dark

        from Seattle

        About Me Professional

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • absorb oil only, not water
        • Re-useable if wrung out well when saturated

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • any boat with an inboard engine

          Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

          An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Good material- I use it in my boat and car

          By PP

          from Robesonia PA

          About Me Advanced

          Pros

          • Good Performance
          • Reliable
          • Weather Resistant

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Large Boats
            • Personal Crafts
            • Small Boats

            Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

            In the boats bilge, but also for my old car on the plastic plate under the engine. It catches the old, and does not mind getting wet.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Works well

            By Nick

            from Toledo ohio

            About Me Advanced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Large Boats
              • Personal Crafts
              • Small Boats

              Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

              Made a tray for bilge and these fit perfectly

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Great product

              By Evan

              from Seattle, WA

              About Me Advanced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Performance
              • Reliable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Large Boats
                • Personal Crafts
                • Small Boats

                Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

                Small diesel spill in hull while replacing fuel tanks. These picked up the fuel but left clean water intact making the clean-up easy

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                3.0

                Have needed.

                By Pk

                from Rochester, NY

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Performance
                • Reliable

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Large Boats
                  • Small Boats

                  Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

                  Had some prior issues. Am told these work and will help.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  Useful and cheap

                  By Captain Pete

                  from New York

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Good Performance
                  • Reliable

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Small Boats

                    Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

                    These pads, which are cheap, absorb a little oil that may drip from your engine. But they are also useful to spread around the engine on the floor while you are working on the engine. They pick up drips, you can lay your tools on the pads instead of on your beautiful floor. I keep a supply and they last a long time.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    4.0

                    Very absorbent

                    By Capt. Backnfill

                    from Earth

                    About Me Advanced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Performance
                    • Quiet
                    • Reliable
                    • Weather Resistant

                    Cons

                    • Lacks Power

                    Best Uses

                    • Large Boats
                    • Personal Crafts
                    • Small Boats

                    Comments about Oil-Absorbent Sheets:

                    Sucks up oil. What can I say?

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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