Socomore SkyScraper & Tools

Aerospace at our core.

SOCOMORE has been in the aerospace business since 1972. As chemists and industrial manufacturers of solutions for surface treatment, preparation, testing, and protection in the aeronautical sector we are proud to provide a full range of chemical specialties to our worldwide customers.

These products meet over 1,000 different aerospace specifications from OEMs around the world.


SkyScraper and Seat Track Scraper (by Elixair) are approved plastic (POM or ULTEM) scrapers used as a tool in the removal of cured sealant and adhesives. Fluted SkyScraper can be re-sharpened multiple times using the SkyMill Revolution portable sharpening machine, making them extremely cost effective.

Available with an ergonomic SkyGrip handle, SkyScraper have proven to be a cost effective and popular asset in the sealant removal process, and will not damage or scribe/scratch aircraft substrates or painted surfaces.

SkyScraper are protected by patents and come in a range of different sizes and varieties. They are composed of different types of plastic in order to accommodate all working environments, including a specifically designed scraper for cleaning seat tracks.

SkyScraper Key Features

  • Easy to use and work in conjunction with the SkyGrip – an ergonomic interchangeable rubberised grip which is specifically designed to help reduce carpal tunnel syndrome and other injuries caused by repetitive tool use.
  • Can help to reduce foreign object damage/debris (FOD) issues.
  • Safe alternative to metallic scrapers – will not damage surfaces.
  • Fluted SkyScraper can be re-sharpened using the SkyMill Revolution and SkyEdgit sharpening devices.
  • Quick release interchangeable tools and various length extension handles for ease of use and operator comfort.
Additional Tools & Accessories

In addition to SkyScrapers, Socomore haa a variety of tools and accessories for applying sealant, and removing sealant and adhesive tape residues:

  • Seat Track scrapers are scrapers specifically designed for cleaning seat tracks.
  • The SkyGrip is an ergonomic interchangeable rubberised grip handle for use with all SkyScraper and Seat Track scrapers.
  • The SkyTube is an extension handle designed to fit a SkyScraper on one end with a SkyGrip on the other end, enabling you to remove sealants and adhesives from high up and difficult to reach places.
  • SkyCarrier and SkyBlade are used for the effective removal of sealant and adhesive tapes. SkyBlade slot into the SkyCarrier and are used for those difficult to reach places. SkyCarrier have a quick release interchangeable slot for different sized SkyBlade.
  • The SkyExtendable Handle is an extension handle that reaches 2-4’ (61 cm-122 cm) for hard to reach places.
  • The SkyExtendable Handle Adaptor is a specially designed tool to enable a SkyScraper to be fitted onto the SkyExtendable Handle for difficult to reach places.
  • The SkyViz is a UV clip that attaches to SkyScrapers. It will fluoresce under light for easy detection in wing tanks, etc.
  • The SkyPlane is a comfortable handle for use with SkyScrapers. It absorbs pressure during the sealant removal process, helping to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Use SkySpreader, SkySpatula and SkySmoother for the easy application of sealants, adhesives and liquid shim materials.
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