Quarried in India, Galaxy black is widely used for many applications whether indoors or outdoors. As the name suggests, it typically looks like a Galaxy, with a super black background and white golden stars (dots). Galaxy Black is known for its resistance to frost and low rate of water absorption (0.15% to 0.40%), making it a life-time material.
Galaxy Black granite technical specifications:
- Density (g/3cm): 2.97
- Porosity: 0.22
- Compressive strength (kg.f): (N/A)
- Flexural Strength (kg.f): (N/A)
- Abrasion resistance (kg.f): 30.59
- Hardness: 91.00
- Water absorption (%): 0.06
Common finish: Polished, Flamed ,honed, leathered (antiqued) brushed, tumbled, brushed, picked, sandblasted, splitted (split face), chamfered, beveled, sawn, grooved, brush hammered, mushroom.
Common usage: Galaxy black is often used as counter-tops and vanities (especially kitchen), tiles, steps, pavers (paving stone) and monuments (sculptures and tombstone).
Common sizes: Steps(130x33x3cm), Kitchen(180x90x2, 180x65x2, 90x55x3cm), Tiles(305x305x10mm, 300x600x20mm, 600x600x20mm) Monuments(120*110*10cm, 180x110x10cm, 100x100x15cm) Pavers(60 or 80mm)
Note: Sizes and Finish mentioned are commonly produced, though any other size and finish can be produced according to your requirements.