Stone of the Month
September 1, 2006
Oro Fino graniteDensity: 2,621 kg/cu.m
Compressive strength: 1,578 kg/sq.cm
Compressive strength (after freezing): 1,425 kg/sq.cm
Flexural strength: 104 kg/sq.cm
This Stone of the Month supplied by Granitex S.p.A., Verona, Italy. Technical details provide a frame of reference only. Because stone is a product of nature, testing to determine specific physical qualities should be repeated for each project. To submit your own Stone of the Month, send a high-resolution digital image along with ASTM results to Stone of the Month, Stone World, 210 Route 4 East, Suite 311, Paramus, NJ 07652.