Average Bulk Density (ASTM C97) 175.5 pcf
Mesabi Black granite
Mesabi Black granite

Average Absorption (ASTM C97)   0.05%

Average Compressive Strength (ASTM C170)  17,051 Psi

Average Modulus of Rupture (ASTM C99)  1,552 Psi

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