Amarillo Macael - Macael el Marmol

Amarillo Macael

Description

COLOR: Yellow

LOCATION: Macael, province of Almería, Spain

DESCRIPTION: Dolomite marble (thick crystalline)

MINERAL COMPOSITION:

Main components: Dolomite

Additional components: calcite and opaque minerals (iron oxides and manganese)

Physical-Mechanical Properties

Absorption 0.51 %
Apparent specific weight 2.79
Impact toughness 14.17 in
Flexural strength 11.6 MPa
Compressive strength 114.7 MPa
Frost resistance Weight loss: 0.02 %

Changes: No

Thermal schock resistance Weight loss: 0.03 %

Changes: No

Anchor strength 1525 n
Frictional resistance 1.9646 in
Slipperiness Usrv 59

 

(Surface finish: cut with diamond)

Recommended Applications and Finishes table

APPLICATION FINISH
Brush-

hammered

Honed Aged Trimmed Polished* Sawed

or Cut

Ventilated facades * * * *
Wall coating * * * * * *
Plates * * * *
Flooring * * * * *
Paving stones and curbs *

 

* Polished: Restrictions for outdoor and public use