Quarrying

Portuguese Limestone

E. filstone@filstone.com
T. +351 249 538 888
M. +351 938 998 820

Quarrying

Portuguese Limestone

E. filstone@filstone.com
T. +351 249 538 888
M. +351 938 998 820

Filstone Beije G

  • Physical-Mechanical

    Apparent density measurement

    2492,00 Kg/m3

    Open porosity measurement

    7,70 %

    Water absorption measurement at normal atmospheric pressure

    2,95%

    Capillary water absorption

    10,55 g/m2.s0.5

    Uniaxial compressive strength in dry conditions

    123,12 MPa

    Uniaxial compressive strenght after freeze/thaw test

    104,40 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load in dry conditions

    12,22 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load after freeze/thaw test

    9,30 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load after thermal shock

    11,80 MPa

    Percentage of volume change after frost cycles

    30,50 % (140 cycles)

    Breaking load at dowel hole

    1825,00 N

    Sound speed propagation ( Pulse velocity )

    5,08 km/s

    Rupture energy

    3,17 J

    Abrasion resistance

    20,50 mm

    Slip resistance in dry conditions - sawn (coefficient of friction*100)

    58,50

    Slip resistance in wet conditions - sawn (coefficient of friction*100)

    64,50

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