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Layton Clay

Alternate Names: Layton Kaolin

Oxide Analysis Formula
CaO 0.25% 0.01
K2O 0.11% 0.00
MgO 0.24% 0.02
Na2O 0.30% 0.01
TiO2 1.29% 0.04
Al2O3 37.07% 1.00
SiO2 46.55% 2.13
Fe2O3 0.66% 0.01
LOI13.53%
Oxide Weight 237.93
Formula Weight 275.16

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Materials Kaolin
Typecodes Clay Other
Clays that are not kaolins, ball clays or bentonites. For example, stoneware clays are mixtures of all of the above plus quartz, feldspar, mica and other minerals. There are also many clays that have high plasticity like bentonite but are much different mineralogically.

Data

% < 0.5 microns25%
Firing Shrinkage17% at cone 9
Water absorption7% at cone 9
Dry M.O.R. (50% Silica)950

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