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No. 1 Ball Clay

Kentucky Ball Clay

Alternate Names: Kentucky No. 1 Ball Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.06%0.004
MgO0.18%0.017
K2O0.32%0.013
Na2O0.09%0.006
TiO22.00%0.097
Al2O326.20%1.000
SiO260.80%3.938
Fe2O30.87%0.021
LOI8.84
Oxide Weight352.41
Formula Weight386.58
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Crude Color: White to Pink
Dry M.O.R. (psi 50% clay/50% flint, cast bars): 300
Wet Sieve Residue, +200 mesh (%): 0.30
Water of Plasticity (%): 32
Linear Dry Shrinkage (%): 5.5
Solubles Sulfates (ppm): 160
Filtration (ml): 23
Specific Surface Area (sq meters per gram): 16.9
CEC/MBI (meq/100 ml): 8.5
pH: 5.8
PCE: 32

Firing Shrinkage (%) Cone 04: 5.0 Cone 3: 5.1 Cone 11: 7.2
Absorption (%) 15.8 12.7 2.5

Particle Size (% finer than):
50 microns: 100
20: 96
10: 92
5: 85
1: 60
0.5: 49


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="No. 1 Ball Clay" descrip="Kentucky Ball Clay" searchkey="Kentucky No. 1 Ball Clay" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.060" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.180" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.320" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.090" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="2.000" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="26.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="60.800" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="0.870" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="8.840" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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