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54-S Ball Clay

Kentucky Ball Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.12%0.009
MgO0.27%0.027
K2O0.83%0.035
Na2O0.05%0.003
TiO21.88%0.094
Al2O325.45%1.000
SiO260.00%4.001
Fe2O31.06%0.027
LOI9.80
Oxide Weight359.34
Formula Weight398.39
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Crude Color: Tan
Dry M.O.R. (psi 50% clay/50% flint, cast bars): 475
Wet Sieve Residue, +200 mesh (%): 0.45
Water of Plasticity (%): 33
Linear Dry Shrinkage (%): 6.7
Solubles Sulfates (ppm): 350
Filtration (ml): 23
Specific Surface Area (sq meters per gram): 19.4
CEC/MBI (meq/100 ml): 9.5
pH: 6.3
PCE: 31

Firing Shrinkage (%)
Cone 04: 4.0
Cone 3: 6.3
Cone 11: 7.1

Absorption (%)
Cone 04: 14.2
Cone 3: 7.5
Cone 11: 3.0

Particle Size (% finer than):
50 microns: 100
20: 97
10: 91
5: 82
1: 59
0.5: 48


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="54-S Ball Clay" descrip="Kentucky Ball Clay" searchkey="" loi="9.80" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.120" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.270" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.830" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.050" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.880" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="25.450" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="60.000" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.060" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="9.800" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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