Delicate Cream (O42)

A unique marble with an elegant and opulent appearance in light cream with soft grey intrusions.

Physical Characteristics of the Stone

Test

Specification

Result

 Compressive Strength (Mpa)

ASTM C170

Dry 188

Wet 176

Water Absorption (%)

ASTM C97

0.13

Bulk Specific Gravity (kg/m3)

ASTM C97

2696

Modulus of Rupture

ASTM C99

Dry 11.4 Mpa

Wet 10.7 Mpa

Flexural Strength

ASTM C880

 

Perpendicular to rift (Dry) 12.17 (N-mm2)

Parallel to rift (Dry) 10.37 (N/mm2)

ASTM C880

Perpendicular to rift (Wet) 13.69 (N-mm2)

Parallel to rift (Wet) 11.46 (N/mm2)

Abrasion Resistance

ASTM C241

14.11

Slip Resistance

 

Wet 0.61

Dry 0.77

Salt Mist

 

-0.08%

Petrographic Test

 

Satisfactory

Crystallization

ASTM EN 12370

0.02