# Mud Mixture Volume and Density

It is usually necessary in drilling and well control operations to mix two or more mud fluids to change the final mud fluid density.

The final volume and density of obtained mud mixture obeys from the simple mass balance calculation.

### Correlations

- Mixture Volume
- Mixture Density

### Input Parameters

Name | Input Value - Unit | Converted Value | Validity | Link to Calculation Page | |||
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1^{st} Fluid Volume | 1 | bbl | The volume of the first fluid to be mixed | ||||

1^{st} Fluid Density | 10 | lb/gal - ppg | The density of the first fluid | ||||

2^{nd} Fluid Volume | 2 | bbl | The volume of the second fluid to be mixed | ||||

2^{nd} Fluid Density | 20 | lb/gal - ppg | The density of the second fluid | ||||

3^{rd} Fluid Volume | 3 | bbl | The volume of the third fluid to be mixed | ||||

3^{rd} Fluid Density | 30 | lb/gal - ppg | The density of the third fluid | ||||

CALCULATE | |||||||

## Results | |||||||

Correlation | Calculated Value | Warnings | Remarks | ||||

Mixture Volume | 6 | bbl | |||||

Mixture Density | 23.333 | lb/gal - ppg |