Weighting up Fresh Water or Field Salt Water

Problem: How much Ten pound Brine is required to weight up Field Salt Water from 8.8 lbs per gal. to 9.4 lbs per gal?
Answer: Where the respective Horizontal and Vertical Columns intersect you will note 50% of total fluid shall be Brine.

Final Desired Weight pounds per gallonHydrostatic Pressure PSI Per 100 feet of columnDegrees SalometerWater (Weight of field water – Pounds per gallon)
8.338.58.68.78.88.999.19.29.39.49.59.69.79.89.910
Percent Saturated 10 Pounds Required
8.3343.300
8.544.21110
8.644.7181670
8.745.324221470
8.845.83028201480
8.946.3363427211580
946.842403428231690
9.147.448464036312518100
9.247.95452474338332720110
9.348.4605854504641363022120
9.448.966646057545045403325140
9.549.47170676461585450443728160
9.649.9777674716966636055504333200
9.750.583828078777573706662575040250
9.851.58888878584838280787572676050330
9.951.5949493939292919089888684807567500
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