In many drilling projects, adapter spool is used where there is a need for pressure control application. While buying such spools, you need to check their sizes and pressure ratings. Usually the price of these spools depends on these parameters and for your own oilfield exploration project, you may have certain specific requirements too. In many cases, your requirements can be customized to your need too and therefore you need to look for such suppliers who are ready to supply you spools based on your specific needs.
- Look for more suppliers
As already mentioned above, when you are looking for adapter spools then it is important to check your pressure ratings and as a customer you must know your exact specific needs. Sometime you may also need to know their exact dimensions too before ordering. Therefore, it is important to check your requirements from number of suppliers and get to know their prices. This way you will be in a position to get the adapter spool at right price.
- Know more details about suppliers
While buying any kind of equipment to be used for oil exploration projects then it is very important to look for a very well reputed suppliers. Those suppliers who are dealing with international level products then you can expect better quality from them. It is also important to see what their experience is and since when did they get involved in this business. Some of the sellers only source from any particular supplier, which is also a good reason to explore. You must also seek more reference about the seller.
- Price is also important
Most of the equipment needed for oilfield and drilling projects are very specific and customized. They are not sold in mass scale and only against any special requirement, such equipment’s are fabricated. Therefore, quite often their prices are little unrealistic and pretty high, too. Since there are only few manufacturers of such equipment and therefore there is no big competition available.
Therefore, you will find their prices usually more than your budget. However, you must know how to buy such equipment at right price. You must ask the suppliers of the equipment to provide their detailed break up cost, so that you can understand due to what reason the price is so high.
You can always find some point to negotiate with the supplier after analyzing the break up and get the equipment at the right price.