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API RP 13B-1

Recommended Practice Standard Procedure for Field Testing Water-Based Drilling Fluids

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Organization: API
Publication Date: 1 December 2003
Status: inactive
Page Count: 93
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This part of ISO 10414 provides standard procedures for the determining following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids:

a) drilling fluid density (mud weight);

b) viscosity and gel strength;

c) filtration;

d) water, oil and solids contents;

e) sand content;

f) methylene blue capacity;

g) pH;

h) alkalinity and lime content;

i) chloride content;

j) total hardness as calcium.

Annexes A, B, C and E provide additional test methods which may be used for

k) chemical analysis for calcium, magnesium, calcium sulfate, sulfide, carbonate, potassium;

l)determination of shear strength;

m) determination of resistivity;

n) drill pipe corrosion monitoring.

Annexes D, F, G and H provide procedures that may be used for

o) removal of air;

p) sampling, inspection and rejection;

q) rig-site sampling;

r) calibration and verification of glassware, thermometers, viscometers, retort kit cup and drilling fluid balances.

Document History

May 1, 2019
Recommended Practice for Field Testing Water-based Drilling Fluids
This recommended practice provides standard procedures for determining the following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: a) drilling fluid density (mud weight); b) viscosity and gel...
May 1, 2019
Recommended Practice for Field Testing Water-based Drilling Fluids
This recommended practice provides standard procedures for determining the following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: a) drilling fluid density (mud weight); b) viscosity and gel...
March 1, 2009
Recommended Practice for Field Testing Water-based Drilling Fluids
This part of ISO 10414 provides standard procedures for determining the following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: a) drilling fluid density (mud weight); b) viscosity and gel...
March 1, 2009
Recommended Practice for Field Testing Water-based Drilling Fluids
This part of ISO 10414 provides standard procedures for determining the following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: drilling fluid density (mud weight); viscosity and gel strength;...
March 1, 2009
Recommended Practice for Field Testing Water-based Drilling Fluids
This part of ISO 10414 provides standard procedures for determining the following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: a) drilling fluid density (mud weight); b) viscosity and gel...
December 1, 2003
Recommended Practice Standard Procedure for Field Testing Water-Based Drilling Fluids
A description is not available for this item.
API RP 13B-1
December 1, 2003
Recommended Practice Standard Procedure for Field Testing Water-Based Drilling Fluids
This part of ISO 10414 provides standard procedures for the determining following characteristics of water-based drilling fluids: a) drilling fluid density (mud weight); b) viscosity and gel...
September 1, 1997
Recommended Practice Standard Procedure for Field Testing Water-Based Drilling Fluids
1 Scope The purpose of this recommended practice is to provide standard procedures for the testing of water-based drilling fluids. It is not a detailed manual on mud control procedures. It should be...
January 1, 1990
Recommended Practice Standard Procedure for Field Testing Water-Based Drilling Fluids
A description is not available for this item.

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