Here are some examples of how they look installed in spaces:
Fully hand made.
Material: Clay based.
Thickness: App 0.5″
Dimensions: 2.25″ x 7.625″
Weight: App 4.5 lb / sqft
Use: Both interiors and exteriors.
All natural colors. No pigments are used. Colors are formed using relative tones of earth.
Dimension and thickness values are average values. Due to irregular shape of the product, each piece is different, but within a close range.
Water Absorption (5-hour boil):
Average water absorption after submerging in boiling water for 5 hours: 11.9%.
Average compressive strength: 79.9 N/mm2
Method of Conditioning: Dryer at 105 deg C
Method of Preparation: Surface Ground
Orientation of Loading: Bed Face
Coefficient of Variation: 11.4 %
Crushing Machine: 3000KN
Machine Number: 90011
Serial Number: 1746
Thermal Conductivity & Water Vapour Permeability:
Thermal Conductivity P=50% 0.58 W/mK
Thermal Conductivity P=90% 0.64 W/mK
Water Vapour Diffusion Coefficient: 5/10μ
After 100 freeze-thaw cycles;
Observation of through cracks: No
Observation of surface cracks larger than 0.2 mm: No
Observation of chipping, peeling, scaling: No
Observation of fracture: No
Observation of spalling, delamination: No
Units are classified as being F2, i.e. suitable for use in conditions of severe exposure.
Determination of Soluble Salts:
Active Magnesium: % < 0.005
Active Sodium: % < 0.005
Active Potassium: % < 0.005
Sodium+Potassium: % < 0.01
Water Soluble Magnesium: % < 0.01