Ceramics

Pottery Clay - Sio 2 Micaceous

Traditional Apache Indian micaceous clay recreated from the old tradition of micaceous clay pottery over 400 years ago. The body is composed from white mica and low coefficient red clays. Mica confers elasticity and makes pottery immediately identifiable. Its original Apache character is achieved after wood firing. Available in extruded body (moist form) for hand building. Wrapped and labelled in 12.5kg bags
Firing range: 920-10000C                                       
Water content: 22%
Plasticity (IP Atterberg): 24                                 
Carbonate content (CaCO3): 0%
Drying shrinkage: 5.8%                                         
Firing shrinkage (9500C):
0.3%
Porosity (water absorption at 9500C): 12.9%     
Dry bending strength: 5.9 N/mm2
Fired bending strength (9500C): 19.5 N/mm2       
Thermal co-efficient (25-5000C): 58.8x10^-7C^-1

Please note: This product may incur an additional freight charge determined by its volumetric weight and delivery location.

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SIO2AMC SIO-2 RED APACHE MICACEOUS CLAY BAG 12.5kg. 59 Login For Price
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