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Thomas Ball Clay

Tennessee Ball Clay

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.06%0.004
MgO0.20%0.019
K2O0.40%0.016
Na2O0.08%0.005
TiO21.60%0.077
Al2O326.50%1.000
SiO259.40%3.804
Fe2O31.02%0.025
LOI10.60
Oxide Weight343.57
Formula Weight384.30
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Crude Color: Brown
Dry M.O.R. (psi 50% clay/50% flint, cast bars): 511
Wet Sieve Residue, +200 mesh (%): 0.31
Water of Plasticity (%): 36
Linear Dry Shrinkage (%): 7.26
Solubles Sulfates (ppm): 283
Filtration (ml): 26
Specific Surface Area (sq meters per gram): 19.8
CEC/MBI (meq/100 ml): 10.5
pH: 5.3
PCE: 31

Firing Shrinkage (%) Cone 04: 5.9 Cone 3: 7.0 Cone 11: 8.0
Absorption (%) 16.2 10.8 4.0

Particle Size (% finer than):
50 microns: 100
20: 96
10: 93
5: 85
1: 65
0.5: 54


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By Tony Hansen

XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Thomas Ball Clay" descrip="Tennessee Ball Clay" searchkey="" 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="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.080" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="1.600" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="26.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="59.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.020" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="10.600" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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