Excellent hard and versatile stone with a long track record of use as flooring, ashlar and cladding the world over. Can be cross cut which produces a fine grain or vein cut which has attractive lines of small shells.
Can be honed but also sanded, brushed and bush hammered
Physical and Mechanical Properties
|Bulk density||2330 kg / m3|
|Bending strength under concentrated load||10 MPa|
|Wear resistance mm||7.5|