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Challenger Ball Clay

Low organics casting clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.20%0.013
MgO0.20%0.018
K2O0.30%0.011
Na2O0.20%0.011
TiO21.70%0.075
Al2O328.90%1.000
SiO254.10%3.177
Fe2O31.10%0.024
LOI13.30
Oxide Weight306.00
Formula Weight352.94
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.
L5M - % < 0.5 microns 46.0%
WABS - Water absorption 9.0% at cone 9
FSHR - Firing Shrinkage 9.5% at cone 9
DSHR - Drying Shrinkage 8.3%
MOR5 - Dry M.O.R. (50% Silica) 360 psi

This low organic premium blend combines very high plasticity and good casting rate using a proprietary dispersant system.
Legacy ball clay from K&T Clays


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By Tony Hansen

XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Challenger Ball Clay" descrip="Low organics casting clay" searchkey="" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.300" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.700" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="28.900" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="54.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.100" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="13.300" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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