Travertino MichelangeloCOLOR: The Michelangelo is the classic light travertine, showing streaks of color from white to gray that alternate in thickness and intensity.
AVAILABILITY: It is located in our quarry, with low availability.
WORKABILITY: It is suitable for all types of processing. Possible realizations: tiles, mosaics, sculptures, statues, vases, plant racks, lamps, tables, chairs, benches, fireplaces, balusters, fences, stairs, columns, fountains, swimming pools, bathrooms, toilets, bidets, shower trays, bath tub, sinks, kitchen countertops, libraries, ornamental carpets, flooring and cladding, coverings, furniture, objects of all kinds, interior/exterior design, etc.
 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Results of the physical and mechanical testing conducted by Istituto Sperimentale per l’Edilizia s.p.a on natural stone samples.

FLEXURAL STRENGTH (UNI EN 12372):
Dimens. sample mm 180x80x30
Load perpendicular to anisotropic planes:
Mean flexural length 10.8 MPa
Standard deviation 2.6 MPa
Load perpendicular to corners of anisotropic planes:
(note: fracture always occurred within 15% of point § 8 of the standard)
Mean flexural length 11.7 MPa
Standard deviation 1.3 MPa
FREEZE/THAW RESISTANCE (UNI EN 12371):
Dimens. sample mm 180x80x30
Flexural strength after 48 freeze/thaw cycles
Load perpendicular to anisotropic planes:
Mean flexural length 7.4 MPa
Standard deviation 1.8 MPa
Load perpendicular to corners of anisotropic planes:
Mean flexural length 8.7 MPa
Standard deviation 1.1 MPa
SLIP RESISTANCE (UNI EN 1341):
Dimens. sample mm 180x80x30
Block width 76.2 ± 0.5 mm
Mean slip resistance, single sample 64
ABRASION RESISTANCE (UNI EN 1341):
Dimens. sample mm 180x80x30
Mean abrasion resistance 26.8


 

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