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Black Charm Clay

Ball Clay

Alternate Names: Ball Charm Ball Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.33%0.026
MgO0.21%0.023
K2O1.34%0.064
Na2O0.32%0.023
P2O50.04%0.001
TiO20.20%0.011
Al2O322.66%1.000
SiO262.96%4.716
Fe2O31.53%0.043
MnO0.05%0.003
LOI10.52
SO30.11
Oxide Weight403.50
Formula Weight451.49
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PCE - Pyrometric Cone Equivalent 29

A coarse-grained engineered blend offering a high degree of moisture retention, plasticity, and naturally occurring organics. Ideally suited for a variety of bonding applications.

Relative Viscosity (1.2 Sp. Gr.):* 1.23
Casting Rate: (gms per 15 min/426 cm2):* 165
Water of Plasticity:* 26.4
% Dry Shrinkage:* 5.55
Dry M.O.R., psi:* 496

Cone 04 8 11
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Fired Shrinkage:* 0.4% 1.5% 2.5%
Absorption:* 21.0% 18.3% 14.8%
M.O.R. psi:* 620 1830 4050

Thermal Expansion, Cone 8: .495% at 700C
P.C.E.: 29
pH: 4.6
Oil Absorption: 32
Bulk Density, lbs per cubic foot: 35-39
Particle Size, Microns: 20 10 5 2 1 0.5 0.2
92% 81% 65% 45% 31% 16% 5%

*Specimens: De-aired, extruded, 50% ball clay, 50% flint


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Black Charm Clay" descrip="Ball Clay" searchkey="Ball Charm Ball Clay" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.330" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.210" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="1.340" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.320" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="P2O5" name="Phosphorus Pentoxide" status="" percent="0.040" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="22.660" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="62.960" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.530" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MnO" name="Manganous Oxide" status="" percent="0.050" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="10.520" tolerance=""/> <volatile symbol="SO3" name="Sulfur Trioxide" percent="0.110" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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