Stone of the Month: Cielo quartzite
Dry apparent specific mass 2,637 kg/cu.m
Water absorption 0.23%
Compression resistance 158 MPa (dry) 116 MPa (wet)
Flexural resistance 6.9 MPa (dry) 2.8 MPa (wet)
This Stone of the Month supplied by Antolini Luigi & C., Sega di Cavaion, 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 the relevant technical data, to firstname.lastname@example.org.