Expocity Global

Glazed Porcelain Tiles

Technical Specification (Wall Tiles)

CHARACTERISTICSEURO STANDARDSEN-159/IS 13753OUR VALUE
DIMENSION AND SURFACE QUALITY
LENGTH AND WIDTH0.5%0.5%
DEVEIATION IN THICNESS0.6mm0.6mm
STRAIGHTNESS OF SIDES0.3%0.3%
RECT ANGULARITY0.5%0.5%
SURFACE FLATNESS0.5%0.5%
SURFACE QUALITYmin.95%min.95%
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
WATER ABSORPTION>10%12-15%
BENDING STRENGTH>150kG/Cm2150-180Kg/Cm2
SCRATCH HARDNESSMin 3Min 3
CRAZING RESISTANCE1 CycleNo Crazing Up to 4 cycle
STAIN RESISTANCEMin. Class 2Resistance to all acids and
alkalies & household
chemical except hydro
flouric acid
HOUSEHOLD CHEMICALMin. Class B
THERMAL PROPERTIES
THERNAL SHOCK RESISTANCEResistance 10 cycleConform
THERMAL EXPANSIONMax. 9E-06Conform

Technical Specification (Vitrified Tiles)

CHARACTERISTICSVitrified TilesRequirement as perISO 13006 Bla/En176Vitrified Tiles is15622 : 2006 Group BlaOUR VALUE
DIMENSION AND SURFACE QUALITY
LENGTH AND WIDTH+/- 0.6%+/- 0.1%+/- 5.1%
DEVEIATION IN THICNESS+/- 0.5%+/- 0.4%0.6mm
STRAIGHTNESS OF SIDES+/- 0.5%+/- 0.1%0.3%
RECTANGULARITY+/- 0.6%+/- 0.1%+/- 0.5%
SURFACE FLATNESS+/-0.5%+/-0.2%0.5%
COLOR DIFFERENCEUnalteredUnalteredNo Change
SURFACE COATINGAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer Norms
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
WATER ABSORPTION≤ 0.5%≤ 0.8%0.05%
FLEXURAL STRENGTH (MOR)≥ 35 N mm2≥ 44 N mm244
MOHS HARDNESS≥ 6≥ 67
FLEXURAL BREAKING STRENGTH> 1300 N> 1500 N> 1900 N
BULK DENSITY> 2 gm/cc> 2.2 gm/cc> 2.35 gm/cc
GLOSSINESSAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer Norms
SLIP RESISTANCE> 0.4> 0.4> 0.6%
RESISTANCE OF SURFACE ABRASIONAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer NormsAs Per Manufacturer Norms
CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
STAINING RESISTANCEResistantResistantResistant
HOUSEHOLD CHEMICALNo DamageNo DamageNo Damage
THERMAL PROPERTIES
THERMAL SHOCK RESISTANCENo DamageNo DamagePassed
THERMAL EXPANSION9×10 – 6 Max.9×10 – k- 1 Max.Passed
MOISTURE EXPANSIONNilNilPassed