Violetta granite

Absorption by weight 0.06%

Density- 2,647 kg/cu.m

Compressive strength- 220 N/sq.mm

Flexural strength- 8.8 N/sq.mm

Abrasion resistance- 28.4

Modulus of rupture- 14.7 N/sq.mm


This Stone of the Month supplied by Red Sea Mining Co. Ltd., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 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. www.redseamining.com