Country of origin India

Compressive strength (dry) 133.2 MPa

Compressive strength (wet) 134.6 MPa

Water absorption   0.16%

Flexural strength   10.4 MPa

Abrasion resistance  27.0 Ha

Density  2,710 kg/m3

Modulus of Rupture  12.7 MPa

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