What are Wireline Weight Indicators

Posted on Apr 22, 2014 by Kathy DeGlandon

What are Wireline Weight Indicators? Wireline Weight Indicator – Crown Drilling Instruments Wireline Weight Indicators are designed to be durable, user-friendly and low maintenance. Operated using hydraulics, Crown wireline weight indicators protect your downhole tools and give accurate reading to ensure proper weight on bit.Crown wireline weight indicators can be used on wireline service ...

Wireline Weight Indicator System

Crown Oilfield Instrumentation’s wireline weight indicator systems (CWSL Series) are made to be durable and user-friendly. They operate using hydraulics, are low-maintenance, and give accurate readings for your protections of downhole tools. Ideally suitable to be used in well workover, intervention, completion, and/or heel or floor block applications. Included with the single line weight indicator system is one quart of Crown Oilfield Instrumentation all-weather instrument fluid.


Wireline Weight Indicator


  • 6″ Fluid filled gauge with dial faces available in pounds, kilograms, decanewtons, or dual scale
  • Box or panel mount variations available
  • Includes hydraulic hose, and custom-sized tension load cell.
  • Damper system is user-friendly and allows for the measurement of even the smallest of changes
  • Calibration and line pull certificates are sent with the system.
  • Available in the following capacities: 1000, 2000, 3000, 4000, 5000, 6000, and 10,000 pounds.
  • Additional configurations available upon request.
  • Includes one quart of Crown Oilfield Instrumentation all-weather instrument fluid.
Type Capacity Load Cell Description
CTC-102-1 2,000 pounds Light-weight aluminum tension load cell
CTC-104 4,000, 5,000 pounds Steel tension load cell
CTC-107 6,000, 10,000 pounds Heavy-duty piston-type cylinder



  • Very close calibration tolerances
  • Designed to withstand the harshest of environments: Proven to work in temperatures of -31° to 122° F (-35° to 50° C)
  • Systems come in many standard variations and are configurable to many other needs.
  • Very user-friendly and simple to use.
  • Tension cells are easily and quickly repairable in field.


Specify Your Order:

  • System Capacity required
  • Dial Reading: English, Metric or dual scale
  • Hose length

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