Quality control of clay bricks

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Journal titleCeramic Engineering and Science Proceedings
Pages150712; # of pages: 1496
Subjectclay bricks; water absorption; saturation point; quality control; brick durability; saturation coefficients; cold water absorption; accuracy; Brick; brique en terre cuite; absorption d'eau; saturation ( vapeur); contrôle de qualité
AbstractThe quality control test for the durability of clay bricks based on saturation coefficients can be shortened using a one-min or one-h cold water absorption. The accuracy of current quality control procedures can be improved if both absorption and saturation coefficients are used together.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number25853
NPARC number20375676
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Record created2012-07-23
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