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Gorbulevskiy

Gorbulevskoe occurrence, Zhitomir region, Chernyahovskiy district

Commercial name: Volga Blue Extra L4e

Labradorite Gorbulevskogo field is pricked with difficulty, but well sawn, easy to polish and gives high quality polishing, it is difficult to tooling, as obtained chipped in large crystals. This labradorite is suitable for the manufacture of wall and decorative items and Labrador irriziruyuschie crystals can be used for various craft projects.

Physical and mechanical properties:
Volumetric weigth: 2660 - 2890 kg/m3
Water absorption: 0,08 - 0,72 %
Compressive strength: 72,7 - 103 MPa
Resistance to abrasion: -

Mineral composition (%):
Plagioclase: 85 - 100
Pyroxene: 3 - 10
Ore minerals: 2
Other: 1