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Inclinometer interpretation of common terminology

May 18, 2018

Inclinometer interpretation of common terminology

Tool face: The tool face is the plane where the whipstock tool bends. Divided into magnetic tool face and high edge tool face

Tool face angle: Relative parameters that reflect the position of the whipstock tool face. He has two representations: high-side tool face and magnetic tool face

Azimuth: The angle between the tangent line (drilling direction) at a certain point on the wellbore axis and the projection line on the horizontal plane and the true north direction (clockwise)

Tilt angle: The angle between the drilling direction and the horizontal plane.


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