Kimberley Quartzite Pavers
Geological Name: Quartz Rich Sandstone
Stone Type: Sandstone
Petrographic Description: Fine to medium graine sandstone. Composed (predominantly of quartz), feldspar and clay
Bulk Density: 2.4t/m³
Modulus of Rupture: 21 MPa dry 16 MPa wet
Compressive Strength: 110 Mpa dry 90 Mpa wet
Absorption by Weight: 2.3%
As with all natural materials variability in colour, texture and composition can be expected. Repeat testing is recommended to confirm suitability of technical specifications.
How to Specify
Sandstone shall be Kimberley Quartzite Pavers by Meteor Stone, delivered to site stacked neatly on pallets and strapped.
As requested by Client. (Specified)
Adhesive material to be compatible to substrate medium
Shall be scheme water
Sandstone shall be set out plumb, level and properly bonded
a) Sandstone shall be laid butt jointed or
b) Sandstone shall be laid with a joint to be grouted,
Joint size to be specified.
Sandstone must be sealed with an authorised sealer prior to grout being applied.
Grout to be of an approved type with the correct colouring