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Application

Consult manufacturer for a full list of applications. Suitable for:

  • Worktops.
  • Kitchen islands.
  • Splashbacks.
  • Wall cladding.
  • Flooring.
  • Vanity tops.
  • Bathrooms.

Description

Engineered quartz surfaces suitable for use in residential and commercial projects. Part of the Caesarstone Metropolitan collection.

Features and benefits:

  • Durable.
  • Scratch and stain resistant.
  • Heat resistant.
  • Resistant to household chemicals, acids and solvents.
  • Mould and mildew resistant.
  • Non-porous and non-absorbent.
  • Suitable for a wide range of different design applications; consult manufacturer for details.
  • Low maintenance - no sealing or waxing required, suitable for cleaning with regular detergents.

Applications:

Consult manufacturer for a full list of applications. Suitable for:

  • Worktops.
  • Kitchen islands.
  • Splashbacks.
  • Wall cladding.
  • Flooring.
  • Vanity tops.
  • Bathrooms.

General information
Size

1440 x 3050 mm

Finish

Rough

Material

Natural quartz aggregates (up to 93%), organic pigments and enhanced polymer resins

Uniclass 2015 Cast stone slabs (Pr_35_93_96_10)
Specification data
Product Reference

4044 Airy Concrete

Thickness

13 mm

20 mm

30 mm

Size

1440 x 3050 mm

Finish

Rough

Edges

See 'Options' below and insert requirements.

Standard product features

Colour:

4044 Airy Concrete.

Material:

Natural quartz aggregates (up to 93%), organic pigments and enhanced polymer resins.

Weight:

  • 13 mm-thick: 126–134 kg (28–31 kg/m²).
  • 20 mm-thick: 198–206 kg (45–47 kg/m²).
  • 30 mm-thick: 299–310 kg (68–71 kg/m²).

Physical properties:

  • Water absorption: <0.04% (to ASTM C97).
  • Density: 2200–2400 kg/m³ (to EN 14617-1).
  • Flexural strength (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): 43.0–80.0 MPa (to EN 14617-2); 6500–10 770 psi; 35.5-77.5 MPa (to ASTM C880).
  • Dimensional stability: Class A (to EN 14617-12).
  • Electrical resistivity: Volume resistance (Rv) =0.92 x 10^14 Ω; Volume resistivity (ρv) = 4.88 x 10^12 Ωm (to EN 14617-13).

- Durability:

  • Impact resistance (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): 5.0–14.4 L (J) (to EN 14617-9); 26.3 lbs (117 N) (to ASTM D1709).
  • Compressive strength (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): Dry: 219–299 MPa; Wet: 203–274 MPa (to ASTM C170); 157–243 MPa (to EN 14617-15).
  • Abrasion: Volume of chord: V = 59.2–107.2 mm³ (to ASTM C1243-93); Chord length: 22.0–22.6 mm (to EN 14617-4).
  • Freeze-thaw resistance (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): No obvious damage after 20 freeze-thaw cycles (to ASTM C1026); KMf25 = 95.1–117.7% (to EN 14617-2 and EN 14167-5).
  • Mohs hardness: 6.5–7.

- Thermal properties:

  • Linear thermal expansion (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): 30°–100°C: 3.0–5.0 x 10^-5 per °C (to ASTM 372); 13.4–26.4 10^-6∙C^-1 (to EN 14617-11).
  • Thermal conductivity (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): 0.445–0.475 W/m∙K (EN 12664).
  • Thermal shock (to EN 14617-6, 20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): No visual defects after 20 cycles; Change in mass: 0.04% to 0.06%; Change in flexural strength: -6.7% to 9.3%.
  • Boiling water resistance: No effect (to ANSI NEMA LD3-3.5).
  • High temperature resistance (20 mm thickness only; contact manufacturer for details on other thicknesses): No effect (to ANSI NEMA LD3-2005).

- Safety:

  • Surface burning: Class 1 and Class A (to ASTM E84).
  • Fire classification (to EN 13501-1): Wall cladding: B-s1-d0; Flooring and stairs: B-fl-s1.

- Other:

  • Stain resistance: Pass (to ANSIZ 124.6).
  • Chemical resistance: Pass (to ANSIZ 124.6); Class C4 (to EN 14617-10).

Product Options

Edges:

  • Bevel.
  • Bullnose.
  • Double bevel.
  • Double bullnose.
  • Double eased.
  • Double half bullnose.
  • Eased.
  • Full bevel.
  • Half bullnose.
  • Mitre.
  • Ogee.
  • Semi bullnose.
  • Triple bullnose.
  • Triple ogee.