The PILOT GUIDE SHOE is a slick body, aluminum nosed guide shoe to aid with the running of any casing, liner, and screen applications. Run in conjunction with the EZI-Drill® FREE-TO-ROTATE (FTR) eccentric nose, this is an ideal solution where the operator has concerns over potentially dificult wellbore conditions, where string rotation is not possible or preferred, FTR nose can self-align to navigate passed or over obstructions.


  • FREE-TO-ROTATE (FTR) self-aligning nose
  • Wellbore seeking eccentric guide nose negotiates troublesome formations
  • EZI-Drill® nose design to aid drillout without compromising nose strength
  • Flow ports offering 360° flow area
  • Slick body design helps reduce ECD
  • API rated Integral float valve 


  • Standard 5,000 PSI and 10,000 PSI valves
  • Single and double valve options
  • Aluminum or composite nose options
  • All API and premium connections available
  • All material casing grades available

For specifications, application solutions, and FREE-TO-ROTATE PILOT GUIDE SHOE availability, please contact your local Downhole Products representative.

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