Stone of the Month: December 2008
Specific mass (dry) 2,632 kg/cu.m
Specific mass (wet) 2,641 kg/cu.m
Water absorption 0.31%
Compressive strength 81 MPa
This Stone of the Month supplied by Cajugram Granitos e Mármores do Brasil, Ltda., Mimoso do Sul, ES, Brazil. 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 the relevant technical data, to michael@stoneworld.