Water Absorption (at atmospheric pressure) 2.006%
Uniaxial Compressive Strength (dry conditions) 99.77 MPa
Uniaxial Compressive Strength (saturated conditions) 58.29 MPa
Flexural Strength (under concentrated load) 11.43 MPa
Flexural Strength (under constant moment) 10.78 MPa
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