Karelia Red

Coarse-grained, non-oriented red granite. Main colour rich red. Single, relatively large (diameter 20–50mm) usually round-shaped potash felspar give a characteristic appearance to the granite. Well suited for tiles, facade elements, and monuments.

Physical properties
Density 2580 kg/m³
Water absorption
0,24 p-%
Compressive strength
179 MPa
Modulus of rupture
10.9MPa
Hardness
6.3 (Mohs)
Mineral composition
Potash feldspar
52 %
Plagioclase 11 %
Quartz 36 %
Others
1 %

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