TITLE

Funnel Viscosity Not the Whole Story

AUTHOR(S)
Dugan, George
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
National Driller;Feb2012, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the benefits of marsh funnel viscosity test to drilling contractors in the drilling industry. It notes that drilling contractors prefer the funnel viscosity test that utilizes either mineral like bentonite or polymer-based drilling fluids or slurry. However, funnel viscosity gauges the thickness of a drilling fluid but does not accurately determine the conveyance of fluids and other functions in an effective drilling project.
ACCESSION #
70784595

 

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