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FT-S Clay

Westerwald, Germany - Plastic Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.20%0.016
MgO0.10%0.011
K2O0.10%0.005
Na2O0.10%0.007
TiO21.40%0.078
Al2O323.00%1.000
SiO265.40%4.826
Fe2O31.00%0.028
C0.20
LOI6.60
Oxide Weight404.90
Formula Weight434.44
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Raw Color - WHITE-LIGHT GREY
Particle Size (e.s.d.)
125 microns - 0.6
63 microns - 2.0
20 microns - 94
2 microns - 65
.5 microns - 45
Modulus of Rupture at 110C
Mn/M2 - 5.7
lbf/in2 - 820
Water Absorption
1120C - 4.0
1220C - 0
Shrinkage Dry to Fired
1120C - 8.0
1220C - 10.5
Refractoriness
Cone - 31, 1690C
Plastic Index - 623
PF NO. - 30.1


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="FT-S Clay" descrip="Westerwald, Germany - Plastic Clay" searchkey="" loi="6.80" 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="0.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="23.000" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="65.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.000" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="C" name="Carbon" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="6.600" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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