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Publication numberUS3874446 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateApr 1, 1975
Filing dateJun 3, 1974
Priority dateJul 28, 1972
Publication numberUS 3874446 A, US 3874446A, US-A-3874446, US3874446 A, US3874446A
InventorsCrowe Talmadge L
Original AssigneeBaker Oil Tools Inc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Tubing hanger releasing and retrieving tool
US 3874446 A
Abstract
A tool for releasing and retrieving a tubing hanger, and the like, anchored in a well casing disposed in a well bore, the tool being connectible to a running string for lowering into the well casing toward the tubing hanger and being oriented upon engaging the tubing hanger to a predetermined rotational position, latch means of the tool being coupled to the tubing hanger, enabling an upward pull to be taken on the running string and tool for application to the tubing hanger to effect its release from the well casing and its retrieval from the well casing.
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United States Patent 1191 Crowe TUBING HANGER RELEASING AND RETRIEVING TOOL [75] Inventor:

[73] Assignee: Baker Oil Tools, Inc., Los Angeles,

Calif.

[22] Filed: June 3, 1974 [2]] Appl. No.: 475,427

Related US. Application Data [62] Division of Ser. No. 275,91 l, July 28, I972, Pat. No. 3,830,295, which is a division of Ser. No. 243,806, April 13, I972, Pat. No. 3,771,603.

Talmadge L. Crowe, Houston, Tex.

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ie x C?! 1111 3,874,446 Apr. 1, 1975 7/l97l Brown et al. [66/125 7/1972 Crockwell et al "16/123 [57] ABSTRACT A tool for releasing and retrieving a tubing hanger, and the like, anchored in a well casing disposed in a well bore, the tool being connectible to a running string for lowering into the well casing toward the tubing hanger and being oriented upon engaging the tubing hanger to a predetermined rotational position, latch means of the tool being coupled to the tubing hanger, enabling an upward pull to be taken on the running string and tool for application to the tubing hanger to effect its release from the well casing and its retrieval from the well casing.

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Classifications
U.S. Classification166/129, 166/189, 166/237, 166/182
International ClassificationE21B33/122, E21B43/10, E21B34/00, E21B23/00, E21B43/02, E21B33/12, E21B33/1295, E21B23/06
Cooperative ClassificationE21B2034/002, E21B33/1295, E21B23/06, E21B33/122, E21B43/10
European ClassificationE21B33/122, E21B23/06, E21B33/1295, E21B43/10