Advantages And Disadvantages Of Silica Fume In Concrete

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Silica Fume In Concrete

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Silica fume, or microsilica, presents an important by-product produced during the manufacturing process of ferrosilicon and silicon metal alloys. The compound finds wide uses in concrete and provides important benefits for the marine, building construction, and oil and gas industries around the world. At HSA, the leading provider of silica fume in China, we know all the ins and outs…
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CSF Condensed Silica Fume

CSF Condensed Silica Fume

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Composition Condensed silica fume consists primarily of pure silica in non-crystalline form and contains more than 90% silicon dioxide. Small amounts of magnesium, iron, and alkali oxides are also present. Most particles are smaller than 1 mm with an average diameter of 0.1 mm. ASTM C 1240 limits the percent retained on the 45-mm sieve to 10%, the moisture content…
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Microsilica concrete advantages

Microsilica concrete advantages

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Since microsilica particles are only about 1 / 100 the size of cement grains, the material may be hard to batch and ship. These handling problems may be overcome by mixing microsilica with water (and sometimes other admixtures) in a slurry which replaces part of the normal concrete mixing water. Densification and pelletization have also been tried to simplify the…
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Physical properties of silica fume

Physical properties of silica fume

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Properties: Silica fume is an ultrafine material with spherical particles less than 1 μm in diameter, the average being about 0.15 μm. This makes it approximately 100 times smaller than the average cement particle. The bulk density of silica fume depends on the degree of densification in the silo and varies from 130 (undensified) to 700 kg/m3 (densified). The specific…
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Various industries application of micro silica fume in thermal insulation material

Various industries application of micro silica fume in thermal insulation material

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The composite silicate heat insulation coating containing micro silica fume is mainly used as industrial thermal insulation coating, such as high temperature pipeline insulation, or boiler, kiln and other shell insulation, concentrated in power, chemical industry and other industries. 1. The application of the power industry Thermal insulation plays an important role in power plants, especially thermal power plants, such…
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High-strength non-shrink grouting material formula

High-strength non-shrink grouting material formula

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High-strength non-shrinkage grouting material (non-shrinkage cement, super-early-strength grouting material, high-strength non-shrink grouting material, cement mortar reinforcement material, cement-based grouting material) is made of high-strength material as aggregate and cement as the base material, supplemented by High fluidity, micro-expansion, anti-segregation and other substances are formulated without iron ion and chlorine salt; early strength, high strength, micro expansion, good fluidity, non-corrosive, impact…
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Concrete indexs for Various Types of Construction Works

Concrete indexs for Various Types of Construction Works

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Various types of concrete construction requires different concrete indexs for its construction. The recommended value of these concrete mixes for various types of construction is presented in table below: Type of work Concrete Mix Ratio Max. size of aggregates (mm) Water for dry aggregates (liter)* Water for aggregates condition from dry to moist batch (liter)* Water for best consistency (liter)* Small precast…
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Components or Materials of Concrete

Components or Materials of Concrete

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The concrete is manufactured using cement, sand, gravel and water as the main components materials. The active material in concrete is cement which binds other materials physically and chemically with water and solidifies. Sometimes admixtures are used in concrete to enhance its properties. 1. Cement There are various types of cements used for manufacture of concrete, but most commonly Portland…
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ASTM C 1240 92% densified and Undensified silica fume shipped to Dubai

ASTM C 1240 92% densified and Undensified silica fume shipped to Dubai

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In early January, we got an urgent enquiry about silica fume from Dubai, the customer, named as Eng. Ahmad Aftab from Ara*** Trading L.L.C., his e-mail content is the following: ".... Hope this finds you in cheers and good health. We kindly request you to quote your best prices for CIF Jebel Ali port, Dubai : 1. 92% Densified, quantity…
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Japanese JIS A 6207 Micro Silica Fume Specification

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Japanese JIS A 6207:2000 Micro Silica Fume Specifications: SiO2: ≥85.0% SiO3: < 3.0% CI: < 0.1% Free Cao: < 1.0% MgO: < 5.0% Moisture: < 3.0% Loss on Ignition: < 5.0% Specific surface: > 15 m2/g Pozzolanic Activity Index: > 95 at 7d; > 105 at 28d; std curing シリカフューム試験成績表  (JIS A 6207) 項      目 JIS A 6207  による品質 二酸化けい素 % 85.0 以上 酸化マグネシウム % 5 0…
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