Oil States’ Leopard connector has been supplied and installed since the 1990s. It is currently in service worldwide on platforms, jack-ups, semi-submersibles and drillships. To date, we we have supplied 18,000+ Leopard connectors from sizes 18.625″ – 36″.
The twin-start thread form ensures rapid makeup and negates galling with anti-rotation features that are integral to the connection and don’t require any external keys.
The Leopard is available in a number of variants dependent on the application including jetted, drilled and cemented. It is available in drivable, internally or externally flush options.
- Makeup in less than 1 turn.
- Integral anti-rotation.
- Visual proof of makeup.
- Extensive testing has been completed including fatigue, bending, tension and pressure on various sizes.
- Bespoke sizing