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 MF

  • Physical-Mechanical

    Apparent density measurement

    2507,00 Kg/m3

    Open porosity measurement

    7.27%

    Water absorption measurement at normal atmospheric pressure

    2,72 %

    Capillary water absorption

    11,60 g/m². s0.5

    Uniaxial compressive strength in dry conditions

    111,18 MPa

    Uniaxial compressive strenght after freeze/thaw test

    109,60 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load in dry conditions

    14,63 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load after freeze/thaw test

    10,20 MPa

    Flexural strength under central load after thermal shock

    11,50 MPa

    Percentage of volume change after frost cycles

    35,67 % (168 cycles)

    Breaking load at dowel hole

    741,67 N

    Sound speed propagation ( Pulse velocity )

    4,86 km/s

    Rupture energy

    3,67 J

    Abrasion wear resistance

    21,92 mm

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

    54,33

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

    67,00

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