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The shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=
Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" IDThe shoulder area between the DP and drill collars is,

A = 314 ()()
4
9 5 314
4
. 2 2 + . 4.2762 32 = 51.24 in2
Pressure at 6000 ft = 80
144
x 6000 = 3333 psi
F1 = 3333 x 51.24 = 170,800 lb
Section area of DCs =

314 ()
4
. 92 32 = 56.52 in2
Pressure at 6500 ft = 80
144
x 6500 = 3611 psi
F2 = 3611 x 56.52 = 204,100 lb
The resultant force acting on drill string is,
F = F2 -F1 = 204,100 - 170,800 = 33,300 lb
Weight of drill string in air (disregard couplings) = weight of DP + weight of DC

Weight DP = Vol. x density = 314 ()

4 144 5 . 2 4.2762 6000 490 107,635 lb
x
xx=

Weight DC = 314 ()
4 144 9 . 2 32 500 490 96,162 lb
x
xx=
Weight of string in air = 107,635 + 96,162 = 203,797 lb
From Eq (2),
Wf = W - F =203,797 - 33,300 = 170,497 lb
b) Buoyancy factor = 490 80
490
0836

=.
From Eq (5),
Wf = W x 0.836 = 203,797 x 0.836 = 170,524 lb
F1
F2
6000
6500
Fig (5)
5" DP
4.276" ID
9" Drill
Collars
3" ID