Sandstone - Cove Red

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Description

Hard medium-grained sandstone. Durable with good weathering qualities.
Technical Results
Geological Type
Triassic sandstone
Colour
Terracotta red
Water Absorption
5.30 % BS EN 13755
Porosity
16.80 % BS EN 1936
Density
2034 kg/m3

Abrasion Resistance

32.0 Domestic BS EN 1341:2000
Compressive Strength 81.00 MPa BS EN 1926:1999
Durability
Pass. Change in flexural strength 6.7 % BS EN 1341 (2001)
  Saturation Coefficient 0.6 % BRE 89
  Slip Resistance Dry 92 Wet 79 BS EN 1341:2000
  Salt Crystallisation Weight Loss 1.198 % Excellent BRE SP8/24/J
  Flexural Strength 5.04 MPa BS EN 13161 (2001)
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Please note that stone is a natural product and all results are subject to variation