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IXL 45R

Low Fire Red Earthenware

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.81%0.117
MgO1.88%0.379
K2O3.60%0.311
Na2O1.40%0.184
P2O50.15%0.009
TiO20.59%0.060
Al2O314.50%1.156
SiO264.40%8.716
Fe2O35.18%0.263
MnO0.06%0.008
LOI6.50
Oxide Weight753.01
Formula Weight805.36
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A silty and plastic low temperature red burning clay consisting largely of illite and free silica with a bit of free siderite as small concretions or crystals between the grains. It is fairly high in soluble salts and requires barium carbonate to precipitate these in production bodies.


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="IXL 45R" descrip="Low Fire Red Earthenware" searchkey="" loi="6.50" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.810" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="1.880" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="3.600" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="1.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="P2O5" name="Phosphorus Pentoxide" status="" percent="0.150" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="0.590" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="14.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="64.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="5.180" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MnO" name="Manganous Oxide" status="" percent="0.067" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="6.500" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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