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Safer. Faster. Stronger.

VAM 21
VAM TOP
VAM TOP HC
VAM TOP HT
VAM SLIJ II
VAM FJL
VAM HTF
VAM SG
DINO VAM
BIG OMEGA TM
VAM TOP FE
VAM HW ST
VAM MUST

Vallourec Group

API Buttress (BTC)


3 TPI, from 9 5/8 to 16

5 TPI

1.4 turns - Quick make-up

4.4 turns - to make-up

API Buttress (BTC)

Make-Up arrestor
Torque controlled

Variable make-up position


Triangle controlled

Joint yield strengths are calculated from the minimum specified material yield stress and the critical joint cross sectional area, pipe or coupling, as appropriate.

Size
(OD)
inch
mm
9 5/8
244.48

9 3/4
247.65
9 7/8
250.83

10 3/4
273.05

11 3/4
298.45

13 3/8
339.73

13 5/8
346.08
14
355.6

16
406.4

Nominal
weight

Wall thickness

Drift
diameter

lb./ft.

inch

mm

inch

36.00
40.00
43.50
47.00
53.50
58.40
59.40
61.10
64.90
70.30
71.80
59.20
60.20
62.80
66.40
67.50
68.90
70.50
40.50
45.50
51.00
55.50
60.70
65.70
66.15
73.20
76.10
79.20
47.00
54.00
60.00
65.00
71.00
54.50
61.00
68.00
72.00
77.00
80.70
85.00
86.00

0.352
0.395
0.435
0.472
0.545
0.595
0.609
0.625
0.672
0.734
0.750
0.595
0.609
0.625
0.661
0.678
0.700
0.720
0.350
0.400
0.450
0.495
0.545
0.595
0.611
0.672
0.709
0.734
0.375
0.435
0.489
0.534
0.582
0.380
0.430
0.480
0.514
0.550
0.580
0.608
0.625

8.94
10.03
11.05
11.99
13.84
15.11
15.47
15.88
17.07
18.64
19.05
15.11
15.47
15.88
16.79
17.22
17.78
18.29
8.89
10.16
11.43
12.57
13.84
15.11
15.52
17.07
18.01
18.64
9.53
11.05
12.42
13.56
14.78
9.65
10.92
12.19
13.06
13.97
14.73
15.44
15.88

8.765
8.750
8.599
8.525
8.500
8.375
8.251
8.219
8.125
8.001
7.969
8.404
8.376
8.469
8.397
8.363
8.319
8.279
9.894
9.875
9.694
9.625
9.504
9.404
9.372
9.25
9.176
9.126
10.844
10.724
10.625
10.625
10.43
12.459
12.359
12.259
12.250
12.119
12.059
12.003
11.969

88.20

0.625

15.88

12.188

82.50
86.00
93.00
94.80
99.00
100.00
106.00
114.00
65.00
75.00
84.00
84.80
94.50
104.00
109.00
128.00

0.562
0.600
0.650
0.656
0.688
0.700
0.750
0.800
0.375
0.438
0.495
0.500
0.562
0.625
0.656
0.781

14.27
15.24
16.51
16.66
17.48
17.78
19.05
20.32
9.53
11.13
12.57
12.70
14.27
15.88
16.66
19.84

12.689
12.613
12.513
12.501
12.437
12.413
12.313
12.213
15.063
14.937
14.823
14.813
14.689
14.563
14.501
14.251

Special
drift

Coupling regular

Coupling matched
strength

Make-up
loss

Coupling
length

Pipe body
section

Regular tensile yield strength

OD
inch

Section
sq. in.

OD
inch

Section
sq. in.

inch

inch

sq. in.

55
ksi

80
ksi

90
ksi

95
ksi

10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.626
10.870
10.870
10.870
10.870
10.870
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
11.752
12.752
12.752
12.752
12.752
12.752
14.374
14.374
14.374
14.374
14.374
14.374
14.374
14.374

18.451
18.451
18.451
18.451
18.451
18.451
20.401
20.401
20.401
20.401
20.401
17.785
17.785
20.655
20.655
20.655
20.655
20.655
20.993
20.993
20.993
20.993
20.993
20.993
23.417
23.417
23.417
23.417
22.078
22.078
24.388
24.388
24.388
25.502
25.502
25.502
25.502
28.047
28.047
28.047
28.047

10.138
10.213
10.283
10.346
10.472
10.555
10.457
10.484
10.559
10.657
10.685
10.606
10.630
10.748
10.803
10.831
10.866
10.898
11.236
11.327
11.417
11.496
11.583
11.665
11.559
11.661
11.720
11.760
12.327
12.437
12.413
12.492
12.575
13.941
14.031
14.122
14.177
14.134
14.185
14.236
14.264

10.490
11.685
12.826
13.848
15.908
17.272
17.599
18.051
19.288
20.928
21.390
17.456
17.850
18.583
19.516
19.984
20.589
21.127
11.682
13.287
14.903
16.322
17.892
19.400
19.887
21.753
22.838
23.563
13.704
15.847
17.695
19.236
20.863
15.872
17.861
19.863
21.088
22.670
23.808
24.950
25.567

4.746
4.746
4.746
4.746
4.746
4.746
4.578
4.578
4.578
4.578
4.578
4.155
4.155
4.488
4.488
4.488
4.488
4.488
5.044
5.044
5.044
5.044
5.044
5.044
4.896
4.896
4.896
4.896
4.485
4.485
4.365
4.365
4.365
4.761
4.761
4.761
4.761
4.516
4.516
4.516
4.516

9.493
9.493
9.493
9.493
9.493
9.493
9.156
9.156
9.156
9.156
9.156
8.310
8.310
8.976
8.976
8.976
8.976
8.976
10.088
10.088
10.088
10.088
10.088
10.088
9.793
9.793
9.793
9.793
8.969
8.969
8.729
8.729
8.729
9.523
9.523
9.523
9.523
9.032
9.032
9.032
9.032

10.254
11.454
12.559
13.572
15.546
16.879
17.250
17.671
18.901
20.502
20.911
17.113
17.489
18.162
19.134
19.590
20.177
20.708
11.435
13.006
14.561
15.947
17.473
18.982
19.462
21.276
22.365
23.096
13.401
15.463
17.300
18.816
20.420
15.513
17.487
19.445
20.768
22.160
23.314
24.386
25.035

564
630
691
746
855
928
949
972
1040
1122
1122
941
962
999
1052
1077
1110
1136
629
715
801
877
961
1044
1070
1170
1230
1270
737
850
952
1035
1123
853
962
1069
1142
1219
1282
1341
1377

820
916
1005
1086
1244
1350
1380
1414
1512
1632
1632
1369
1399
1453
1531
1567
1614
1652
915
1040
1165
1276
1398
1519
1557
1702
1789
1848
1072
1237
1384
1505
1634
1241
1399
1556
1661
1773
1865
1951
2003

923
1031
1130
1221
1399
1519
1553
1590
1701
1836
1836
1540
1574
1635
1722
1763
1816
1859
1029
1171
1310
1435
1573
1708
1752
1915
2013
2079
1206
1392
1557
1693
1838
1396
1574
1750
1869
1994
2098
2195
2253

974
1088
1193
1289
1477
1604
1639
1679
1796
1938
1938
1626
1661
1725
1818
1861
1917
1962
1086
1236
1383
1515
1660
1803
1849
2021
2125
2194
1273
1469
1644
1788
1940
1474
1661
1847
1973
2105
2215
2317
2378

12.250

14.488

25.453

14.516

26.080

4.516

9.032

25.525

1400

2036

2291

2418

12.750

15.043
15.043
15.043
15.043
15.043
15.043
15.043
15.043
17.000
17.000
17.000
17.000
17.000
17.000
17.000
17.000

33.094
33.094
33.094
33.094
33.094
33.094
33.094
33.094
31.414
31.414
31.414
31.414
37.602
37.602
37.602
37.602

14.661
14.732
14.819
14.831
14.886
14.906
14.990
15.075
16.524
16.638
16.744
16.752
16.630
16.744
16.799
17.020

24.185
25.822
27.830
28.106
29.393
29.853
31.840
33.840
18.871
21.846
24.633
24.839
27.826
30.819
32.271
38.127

5.528
5.528
5.528
5.528
5.528
5.528
5.528
5.528
5.212
5.212
5.212
5.212
5.843
5.843
5.843
5.843

11.056
11.056
11.056
11.056
11.056
11.056
11.056
11.056
10.424
10.424
10.424
10.424
11.686
11.686
11.686
11.686

23.726
25.258
27.261
27.500
28.773
29.248
31.220
33.175
18.408
21.414
24.112
24.347
27.257
30.189
31.622
37.341

1305
1389
1499
1513
1583
1609
1717
1820
1012
1178
1326
1339
1499
1660
1739
2054

1898
2021
2181
2200
2302
2340
2498
2648
1473
1713
1929
1948
2181
2415
2530
2987

2135
2273
2453
2475
2590
2632
2810
2978
1657
1927
2170
2191
2453
2717
2846
3361

2254
2400
2590
2613
2733
2779
2966
3144
1749
2034
2291
2313
2589
2868
3004
3547

inch

A
A

8.500

A
A

9.700

A
A
10.500

12.250

14.750

A: Alternative drift

VAM is a registered Trademark of Vallourec Mannesmann Oil & Gas France.

1000 lb. = 4.44822 kN

Minimum internal yield pressure are calculated from API Bul. 5 C 3 section 3, formula 3.1.1.

(1000 lb.)

External pressure resistance (psi)

Nominal
weight

Minimum internal yield pressure (psi)

110
ksi

125
ksi

55
ksi

80
ksi

90
ksi

95
ksi

110
ksi

125
ksi

55
ksi

80
ksi

90
ksi

95
ksi

110
ksi

125
ksi

lb./ft.

1128
1260
1381
1493
1710
1857
1898
1944
2079
2244
2244
1882
1924
1998
2105
2155
2219
2272
1258
1431
1602
1754
1922
2088
2141
2340
2460
2541
1474
1701
1903
2070
2246
1706
1924
2139
2284
2438
2565
2682
2754

1282
1432
1570
1697
1943
2110
2156
2209
2363
2550
2550
2139
2186
2270
2392
2449
2522
2582
1429
1626
1820
1993
2184
2373
2433
2660
2796
2887
1675
1933
2163
2352
2553
1939
2186
2431
2596
2770
2914
3048
3129

2020
2570
3250
3890
5130
5990
6230
6500
7140
7750
7900
5860
6090
6230
6830
7030
7240
7440
1580
2090
2700
3390
4160
4920
5170
6100
6670
7000
1510
2070
2660
3290
3970
1130
1540
1950
2230
2580
2950
3300
3510

2370
3080
3810
4760
6620
7900
8250
8660
9860
11270
11500
7700
8050
8260
9150
9580
10120
10620
1730
2470
3210
4020
5160
6310
6670
8060
8910
9480
1630
2440
3170
3870
4880
1140
1670
2260
2660
3090
3450
3880
4190

2450
3260
4010
4990
7110
8560
8970
9440
10800
12600
12930
9490
8740
8980
10000
10480
11100
11670
1730
2560
3410
4170
5460
6760
7170
8760
9720
10370
1630
2530
3360
4060
5130
1140
1670
2320
2790
3270
3680
4060
4350

2470
3330
4130
5090
7340
8880
9320
9810
11260
13170
13650
8650
9070
9320
10400
10910
11580
12180
1730
2590
3490
4290
5580
6960
7410
9090
10110
10800
1630
2550
3440
4180
5240
1140
1670
2330
2820
3340
3780
4180
4420

2470
3470
4410
5300
7950
9770
10280
10860
12570
14820
15400
9490
9990
10290
11560
12160
12940
13650
1730
2610
3660
4610
5880
7510
8030
10010
11220
12030
1630
2570
3600
4470
5470
1140
1670
2330
2880
3490
4000
4470
4760

2470
3530
4620
5630
8440
10540
11130
11800
13780
16390
17060
10220
10800
11140
12610
13310
14210
15030
1730
2610
3740
4850
6070
7920
8520
10820
12210
13160
1630
2570
3680
4690
5760
1140
1670
2330
2880
3550
4140
4690
5030

3520
3950
4350
4720
5450
5950
6090
6250
6720
7340
7500
5874
6012
6092
6443
6608
6823
7018
3134
3581
4029
4432
4880
5327
5471
6017
6348
6572
3072
3563
4006
4374
4767
2735
3094
3454
3699
3958
4174
4375
4498

5120
5745
6327
6865
7927
8655
8858
9091
9775
10676
10909
8544
8745
8861
9371
9612
9924
10208
4558
5209
5860
6447
7098
7749
7957
8752
9233
9559
4468
5183
5826
6363
6934
3978
4501
5024
5380
5757
6071
6364
6542

5760
6464
7118
7724
8918
9736
9965
10227
10996
12011
12273
9612
9838
9968
10543
10814
11165
11484
5128
5860
6593
7252
7985
8717
8952
9846
10388
10754
5027
5831
6555
7158
7801
4475
5064
5652
6053
6477
6830
7160
7360

6080
6823
7514
8153
9414
10277
10519
10795
11607
12678
12955
10146
10384
10522
11128
11414
11785
12122
5413
6186
6959
7655
8428
9202
9449
10393
10965
11351
5306
6155
6919
7556
8235
4723
5345
5966
6389
6836
7209
7557
7769

7040
7900
8700
9440
10900
11900
12180
12500
13440
14680
15000
11747
12024
12184
12885
13217
13646
14035
6267
7163
8058
8864
9759
10655
10941
12033
12696
13144
6144
7127
8011
8749
9535
5469
6189
6908
7398
7916
8348
8751
8995

800
8977
9886
10727
12386
13523
13841
14205
15273
16682
17045
13349
13663
13845
14642
15019
15506
15949
712
8140
9157
10073
11090
12108
12433
13674
14427
14936
6981
8098
9104
9941
10835
6215
7033
7850
8407
8995
9486
9944
10222

36.00
40.00
43.50
47.00
53.50
58.40
59.40
61.10
64.90
70.30
71.80
59.20
60.20
62.80
66.40
67.50
68.90
70.50
40.50
45.50
51.00
55.50
60.70
65.70
66.15
73.20
76.10
79.20
47.00
54.00
60.00
65.00
71.00
54.50
61.00
68.00
72.00
77.00
80.70
85.00
86.00

2800

3182

3360

3980

4140

4260

4570

4800

4415

6422

7225

7626

8830

10034

88.20

2610
2778
2999
3025
3165
3217
3434
3640
2025
2356
2652
2678
2998
3321
3478
4108

2966
3157
3408
3438
3597
3656
3903
4137
2301
2677
3014
3043
3407
3774
3953
4668

2420
2870
3460
3530
3900
4040
4630
5220
630
1020
1410
1440
1870
2300
2560
3850

2940
3370
4120
4220
4780
4990
5870
6750
630
1020
1480
1530
2140
2770
3070
4700

3100
3590
4260
4380
5020
5260
6260
7260
630
1020
1480
1530
2190
2900
3250
4930

3150
3680
4370
4450
5120
5380
6440
7500
630
1020
1480
1530
2190
2950
3320
5020

3270
3880
4690
4790
5330
5630
6880
8130
630
1020
1480
1530
2190
3020
3460
5240

3300
4010
4950
5060
5660
5890
7200
8650
630
1020
1480
1530
2190
3030
3520
5570

3864
4125
4469
4510
4730
4813
5156
5500
2256
2635
2978
3008
3381
3760
3946
4698

5620
6000
6500
6560
6880
7000
7500
8000
3281
3833
4331
4375
4918
5469
5740
6834

6323
6750
7313
7380
7740
7875
8438
9000
3691
4312
4873
4922
5532
6152
6458
7688

6674
7125
7719
7790
8170
8313
8906
9500
3896
4551
5143
5195
5840
6494
6816
8115

7728
8250
8938
9020
9460
9625
10313
11000
4512
5270
5955
6016
6762
7520
7893
9396

8781
9375
10156
10250
10750
10938
11719
12500
512
5988
6768
6836
7684
8545
8969
10678

82.50
86.00
93.00
94.80
99.00
100.00
106.00
114.00
65.00
75.00
84.00
84.80
94.50
104.00
109.00
128.00

1 ksi = 1000 psi


1 psi = 0.006895 Mpa
0.06895 bar

Size
(OD)
inch
mm
9 5/8
244.48

9 3/4
247.65
9 7/8
250.83

10 3/4
273.05

11 3/4
298.45

13 3/8
339.73

13 5/8
346.08
14
355.6

16
406.4

Safer. Faster. Stronger:

Safer:
Better stabbing, less handling, increased safety
Compliant with environmental friendly thread compounds

BENEFITS
Increased safety on the rig floor with better stabbing
Reduced running time by 30% compared with API Buttress
Can be run without torque / turn equipment

+40 % allowable misalignment!

3 Thread Per Inch


Designed for no
cross-threading

Faster:
Easy stabbing
No cross threading, tolerates misalignment
Quicker to make-up than BTC
Make-up controlled though Pin-to-Pin shoulder
Stronger:
High galling resistance, even for critical grades
Immune to jump-in / jump-out
100% tensile efficiency for all sizes
Better sealing performances than a BTC
Tested for tightness to gas kicks

API BTC
Field proven:

Service Load Envelope


Rig trial

Internal Pressure - PSI

Running 3.300 ft of 13 3/8"72# K55 mixed


string of DINO VAM and BTC
DINO VAM
13.0 joints / hour
BTC
9.6 joints / hour

Gas kick Tightness

Water Tightness
Compression - kips

Tension - kips
80% Comp. / 75% API 5CT

API 5CT collapse pressure

External Pressure - PSI

13 3/872# DINO VAM - 12 1/4drift - intermediate casing


Test report available upon request

Field records
Successful field experience for 10 years
More than 6.000.000 ft run downhole by more than
77 different companies
Suitable for drilling with casing

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