Bakersfield Sand - Typical Chemical Analysis
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Chemical
SiO2 (Silicon Dioxide) 99.48%
Fe2O3 (Iron Oxide) 0.06%
Al2O3 (Aluminum Oxide) 0.21%
TiO2 (Titanium Dioxide) <0.01%
CaO (Calcium Oxide) <0.01%
K20 (Potassium Oxide) 0.48%
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Bakersfield Sand
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Product AFS Effective Size (mm) Coef. Of Unif.
6/9   2.0 - 3.0 < 1.5
8/12   1.7 - 2.0 < 1.5
8/16   1.39 - 1.42 < 1.5
10/16   1.34 - 1.42 < 1.29
12/20   0.92 - 0.95 < 1.5
16/30   0.74 - 0.77 < 1.5
20/40   0.45 - 0.48 < 1.5
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Bakersfield Sand - Typical Physical Analysis
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Mineral Quartz
pH Neutral (6.9/7)
Color Tan
Roundness 0.6+
Sphericity 0.6+
Hardness 7
Specific Gravity 2.65
Melting Point 2800° F - 3100° F
LOI (Loss on Ignition) 0.1
Unit Weight 100 lbs = 1 cu ft
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