Rivière-à-Pierre, QC, Canada
CALEDONIATM granite is from Quebec and is a Canadian emblem. It is known for its color consistency, making it a good choice of granite for multistep projects.
Often sought for big projects, this granite is valued in Asia, primarily in Japan, China and Korea. It is also used in Quebec for curbs, thanks to its durability.
Physical Test Results
|Absorption by weight||ASTM C97||0.12%||0.12%|
|Density||ASTM C97||169lb/ft³||2 710kg/m³|
|Compressive strength||ASTM C170||28 021Psi||193.2MPa|
|Modulus of rupture||ASTM C99||1 711Psi||11.8MPa|
|Flexural strength||ASTM C880||1 392Psi||9.6MPa|