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Stone of the Month: September 2010

August 31, 2010


Jura Beige Vein Cut Limestone

Country of origin Germany

Absorption         1.55 %

Density 160.37 pounds/square foot

Modulus of rupture         2,330 psi

Compressive strength     15,561 psi

Abrasion index   28.3

Flexural strength            ,190 psi



This Stone of the Month supplied by Vereinigte Marmorwerke (VM) Kaldorf GmbH, Titting-Kaldorf, Germany. 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.com.

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