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Posted onMay 1, 2018

Houston, Texas

Setting Up for Success: Owen Style Compact Setting Tool

Setting Up for Success: Owen Style Compact Setting Tool

Many of the issues encountered during a frac job can be attributed to the setting tool operation, redress, and running procedures. It’s critical to understand these tools when planning your next completion. I previously discussed the setting tool’s importance for a Plug & Perf operation, here, with a particular focus on the Baker Style tool. The Owen style setting tool provides the same operation as the Baker Style including a firing head, piston, oil chamber, and setting piston, with a different configuration. There are several sizes of Owen Style setting tools, but for the purposes of this article I’ll be focusing on the 3-5/8” Compact Setting Tool. To continue reading, click here…