Solid Density From Retort Analysis Mud Calculation

Retort analysis is the method to determine solid and liquid components in the drilling fluid. In this article, we will adapt mass balance and retort analysis data to determine solid density in the mud.

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Mass balance for mud is listed below;

equation 1

We can rearrange the Euqation#1 in order to determine the solid density

 

equation 2

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