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THE GUND COMPANY OFFERS PROTEK FRAC BALLS

Protek frac balls are a proven leader in the market. They not only offer a higher performance in casing applications, but they also enhance the efficiency of the fracking process. These frac balls are specifically manufactured to outperform in the harshest environments around with exceptional durability and reliability under extreme pressure and temperatures.

Protek frac balls are made with advanced thermoset rigid composites. These thermoset materials are not only resistant to the high temperatures and corrosive chemicals that are found in fracking operations, but also provide the necessary strength to withstand the intense pressures that are encountered deep underground. This makes Protek frac balls an ideal choice for the operators who are seeking to maximize their productivity, as well as minimize downtime due to equipment failure.

In addition to their material advantages, Protek frac balls offer a unique design that enhances their performance in casing applications. This design will ensure a perfect fit within the wellbore, facilitating efficient isolation and pressure control during the multi-stage fracturing process. This level of precision can help to optimize the fracturing fluid’s flow and direction, leading to more effective stimulation of the oil or gas reservoirs and, ultimately, higher yields.

Protek Frac Balls

As operators increasingly focus on optimizing resources and reducing environmental impacts, the demand for high quality, reliable and eco-friendly solutions is expected to rise.

Protek frac balls offer operators a more reliable and efficient way to access hydrocarbon resources. Their superior performance and environmental benefits align with the industry’s goals of increasing production, while also reducing its environmental footprint. As the demand for energy continues to grow, the role of innovative technologies like Protek frac balls becomes increasingly crucial in meeting global energy needs sustainably.

Protek frac balls represent a significant advancement in the field of hydraulic fracturing. Their superior performance in the harsh conditions of fracking operations, combined with their environmental benefits, essentially make them a key tool in the efficient and sustainable extraction of oil and gas. The integration of Protek frac balls into hydraulic fracturing operations is more than just a technical improvement – it ultimately represents a shift towards a more sustainable and responsible approach to energy extraction. As the industry moves forward, the continued use and development of technologies like Protek frac balls will be essential in ensuring the energy sector’s resilience and adaptability in the face of changing global energy landscapes.

THE EMLG87 IS A COST - EFFECTIVE MOLDED BALL, WHICH IS USED FOR FRAC PLUGS.

We offer the following sizes off the shelf with no tooling costs:

  • 1.75 inches
  • 2 inches
  • 2.125 inches
  • 2.375 inches

EMLG87 Ball

  • Specific Gravity of 1.15
  • Suitable up to 10,000 psi with large differential bearing
  • Tg = 146C / 300F
  • Nylon 6-6 with fiber reinforcement
  • Chemical Resistant / Non-Corrosive / Non-Spark

E5HBM IS THE WORKHORSE FRAC BALL SUITABLE FOR 90% OF BALL-RELATED APPLICATIONS.

E5HBMRedBall

  • Specific Gravity of 1.9
  • Suitable up to 10,000 psi in most scenarios
  • Tg = 180C / 350F
  • Fiberglass Substrate with Epoxy Resin
  • Stratified Ball
  • Chemical Resistant / Non-Corrosive / Non-Spark
Frac Balls

THE EMG96 IS A HIGH - PERFORMANCE AND HIGH - TEMPERATURE FRAC BALL.

EMG96 "Black" Ball

  • Specific Gravity of 1.5
  • Suitable up to 15,000 psi in specific scenarios
  • Tg = 206C / 400F
  • Carbon Fiber Substrate with Epoxy Resin
  • Stratified Ball
  • Chemical Resistant / Non-Corrosive / Non-Spark
 

If an application does not fit in these ranges, please contact us, and we can help!  We also have performance testing capabilities for composite tools! 
 See our product, capabilities and resources for more information and options.