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No. 6 DC

Kentucky Ball Clay

Alternate Names: Old Hickory No. 6 DC Ball Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.03%0.002
MgO0.20%0.019
K2O0.31%0.013
Na2O0.10%0.006
TiO21.80%0.087
Al2O326.30%1.000
SiO260.50%3.904
Fe2O30.84%0.020
LOI9.70
Oxide Weight349.36
Formula Weight386.89
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Crude Color: White
Dry M.O.R. (psi 50% clay/50% flint, cast bars): 449
Wet Sieve Residue, +200 mesh (%): 0.31
Water of Plasticity (%): 33
Linear Dry Shrinkage (%): 5.02
Solubles Sulfates (ppm): 229
Filtration (ml): 26
Specific Surface Area (sq meters per gram): 17.3
CEC/MBI (meq/100 ml): 9.0
pH: 6.0
PCE: 32

Firing Shrinkage (%) Cone 04: 4.1 Cone 3: 6.6 Cone 11: 7.2
Absorption (%) 15.2 10.1 4.8

Particle Size (% finer than):
50 microns: 99
20: 97
10: 92
5: 85
1: 59
0.5: 48


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="No. 6 DC" descrip="Kentucky Ball Clay" searchkey="Old Hickory No. 6 DC Ball Clay" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.030" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.310" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.800" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="26.300" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="60.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="0.840" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="9.700" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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