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Indiana Red Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.30%0.032
MgO1.10%0.163
K2O2.80%0.177
Na2O0.60%0.058
TiO21.20%0.090
Al2O317.10%1.000
SiO265.00%6.451
Fe2O36.70%0.250
Organics0.20
LOI5.20
Oxide Weight565.47
Formula Weight597.75
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PCE - Pyrometric Cone Equivalent 19
MORD - Modulus of Rupture - Dry 300-400 (Dry)
SAMG - Surface Area (m2/gm) 13
WABS - Water absorption Cone 06: 15% Cone 02: 2% Cone 2: 0%
FSHR - Firing Shrinkage Cone 06: 1% Cone 02: 7% Cone 2: 8%
pHPW - pH for dry powder 9.0 @10% solids

A smooth plastic red burning earthenware clay with excellent drying properties. It fires very vitreous by cone 02.


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Indiana Red Clay" descrip="" searchkey="" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.300" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="1.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="2.800" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.600" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="17.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="65.000" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="6.700" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="Organics" name="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="5.200" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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