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3M™ Glass Bubbles HGS8000X

 
Glass Bubbles
Glass Bubbles
3M™ Glass Bubbles HGS8000X have a density of 0.42 g/cc and an isostatic crush strength of 8,000 psi. The HGS series glass bubbles are designed for low-density drilling fluids and cement used in the oil and gas industry.
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Overview

Typical Properties

 Capabilities‎ Temperature Resistance‎ ,  Lightweighting‎ ,  Chemical Resistance‎
 Color (unaided eye)‎ White, powdery‎
 Composition‎ Soda-lime-borosilicate glass‎
 Crush Strength (PSI)‎ 8,000‎
 Density (g/cc)‎ 0.42‎
 Industries‎ Cementing and Drilling Fluids‎
 Particle Size (D50 Micron)‎ 26‎
 Particle Size Range (D50 Micron)‎ 20 - 29‎
 Shape‎ Hollow spheres with thin walls‎
 Sizes Available‎ Bulk Trailer‎ ,  1 Gallon Container (2 lb, 0.9 kg)‎ ,  Small Box (100 lb, 45.4 kg)‎ ,  Large Box (680 lb, 308.4 kg)‎ ,  4 ft Bag (700 lb, 317.5 kg)‎
 Strength (MPa)‎ 55.1‎