Azul Macaubas quartzite

Country of origin           Brazil

Specific weight 2,45 kg/cu.m

Compressive strength    1,704 kg/

Flexural strength            68 kg/

Absorption (per weight) 0.11%

Rupture coefficient        382.06 MPa

Hardness          7-7.5

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