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Scorpion™ Composite Plugs

As wells become deeper and laterals become longer, operators are seeking faster, more reliable frac plug solutions for zonal isolation. Manufactured almost entirely of composite material, the Scorpion Composite Plug from Nine is significantly shorter than most plugs of its kind, allowing for a much faster millout.

  • Shorter design for faster millout
  • Scientifically molded construction for excellent quality
  • Single elastomer element, compression-energized
  • Segmented backup rings
  • Ceramic gripping buttons

This product may be covered by one or more patents or pending patent applications.

Casing SizeWeightPlug O.D.Plug I.D.Plug LengthOperating Range
3.5"9.2# - 9.3#2.71".75"20"10K, 300°
4"9.5# - 11.0#3.12".75"22"10K, 300°
4.5"13.5# - 15.1#3.45"1.0"22"10K, 250°
4.5"11.6# - 15.1#3.65"1.0"22"10K, 300°
5.5"20.0# - 26.0#4.18"1.0"22"10K, 300°
5.5"17.0# - 23.0#4.37"1.0"22"10K, 300°

Scorpion Composite Plug Saves Thousands of Dollars

Learn how Scorpion Composite Frac Plugs performed against market leaders and saved thousands of dollars per wellhead.

Scorpion Extended-Range Plugs

When your casing fails or collapses, it can cripple operations. You need a prompt diagnosis and remedy, but there aren’t always a lot of readily available options. Fortunately, Nine’s Scorpion Extended-Range Plug is designed to get you out of tight situations.

Featuring a small diameter, it’s designed to get through narrow restrictions, expanding to securely fit 4.5-inch or 5.5-inch casing.

Through its wireline services, Nine also offers modeling software with the Scorpion Extended-Range Plug that allows the operator to verify that successful pump-down operations can occur.

  • Ceramic button slips for a secure set in hardened casing (i.e. ICY casing)
  • Compact and easy running
  • Unique lug design on top and muleshoe design on bottom eliminating spin during drill out
  • Can be drilled using conventional stick pipe or coiled tubing.

This product may be covered by one or more patents or pending patent applications.

Casing SizeCasing I.D. RangePlug O.D.Plug I.D.Plug LengthOperating Range
4.0"2.75" - 3.35"2.60"0.5"30"10K, 300°
4.5"3.25" - 4.00"3.12"0.5"33"10K, 300°
5.5"3.90" - 4.78"3.78"1.0"33"10K, 300°

Minimize Casing-Integrity Risk

Discover how the Scorpion Extended-Range Plug can help solve casing-integrity issues in complex horizontal wells.

Scorpion Resources

144 plug millout

Read the story of how over 100 Scorpion™ Composite Plugs were milled out using only 1 bit.

Scorpion Drillout Time

See the actual drillout times from a recent Scorpion job


View our recommendations for running the Scorpion Composite Plug in deviated or horizontal wellbores.

Scorpion Composite Tech Sheet

Speed up your plug mill-out times and sprint towards well profitability.

Scorpion Frac Plugs Brochure

Learn more about how the Scorpion Composite and Extended Range Plugs can boost efficiencies in your operation.

Scorpion with Dissolvable Pump Down Ring

Offering the same great composite technology as the Scorpion plug, this new model features improved pump-down efficiency.

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