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Stone of the Month: Jura Cocktail limestone

January 4, 2013
Country of origin: GermanyJura Cocktail limestone

Absorption: 0.96 %

Density : 165.26 pounds/cubic foot

Modulus of rupture: 2,283 psi

Compressive strength : 21,085 psi

Abrasion index:30.6

Flexural strength: 1,560 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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