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Tennessee #10 Ball Clay

Alternate Names: TENN #10

Oxide Analysis Formula
CaO 0.40% 0.02
K2O 0.60% 0.02
MgO 0.30% 0.02
Na2O 0.60% 0.03
TiO2 1.50% 0.06
Al2O3 30.90% 1.00
SiO2 52.80% 2.90
Fe2O3 1.01% 0.02
LOI11.90%
Oxide Weight 290.85
Formula Weight 330.13

Notes

A low organic, low residue Ball Clay with unparalleled white-firing characteristics due to its high kaolintic content. This medium-grained, uniquely clean Ball Clay is especially suited for refractory and fast-firing applications.

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Materials Ball Clay
Typecodes Ball Clay
Ball clays are abundant and very plastic and are used in all types of plastic forming bodies. They are not as white-burning or refractory as kaolins but lower in iron and fluxes than bentonites.

Data

Pyrometric Cone Equivalent32.5-33

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