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M-44 Ball Clay

Kentucky Ball Clay

Alternate Names: M 44

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.13%0.009
MgO0.42%0.043
K2O1.20%0.052
Na2O0.10%0.007
TiO21.20%0.062
Al2O324.90%1.000
SiO260.90%4.151
Fe2O31.40%0.036
LOI10.20
Oxide Weight369.70
Formula Weight411.69
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Crude Color: Grey
Dry M.O.R. (psi 50% clay/50% flint, cast bars): 700
Wet Sieve Residue, +200 mesh (%): 0.97
Water of Plasticity (%): 35
Linear Dry Shrinkage (%): 7.5
Solubles Sulfates (ppm): 640
Filtration (ml): 16
Specific Surface Area (sq meters per gram): 20.1
CEC/MBI (meq/100 ml): 11.0
pH: 6.4
PCE: 31

Firing Shrinkage (%) Cone 04: 3.8 Cone 3: 7.5 Cone 11: 8.0
Absorption (%) 12.4 6.7 2.5

Particle Size (% finer than):
50 microns: 99
20: 96
10: 89
5: 83
1: 60
0.5: 45


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="M-44 Ball Clay" descrip="Kentucky Ball Clay" searchkey="M 44" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.130" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.420" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="1.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="24.900" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="60.900" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.400" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="10.200" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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