Material origin: South India
Additional name: Andhra Black, Black Limestone, Black Madras, Cuddupah Black, Desert Black, Kudapah Black, Kudappa Stone, Noir d’Orient, Astron Black, Black Desert
Application area: Building stone, wall facades, sinks, monuments, interiors, exteriors, pool coping, sills, ornamental stone
Known by various names, such as Cuddapah Black, Madras Black Limestone, or Midnight Black, Lime Black Limestone is a black colored limestone that is rough in texture. This limestone can be cut and reshaped easily and thus, find extensive use in commercial and residential construction projects all across the world. Properties like excellent stain removability, hardness, and resistance to high temperatures make it the first choice of all for both interior and exterior designing projects and applications. This fine-grained, sedimentary rock is pretty compact and dense in nature; therefore, it is frequently used as a construction material for paving stones, ledgestone, and mosaics for urban landscapes and gardens. Limestone countertops, wall cladding, flooring, roofing, cobbles, and steps are a few other prominent applications of lime black limestone.
Available limestone products
- Tiles: 30 x 30, 60 x 60, 60 x 90 and 60 x 120 cm with thickness 2 cm, 3 cm, 4 cm, 5 cm or 6 cm
Available limestone finishes with edges
- Natural calibrated machine cut (MC) tumbled
- Natural calibrated hand-cut (HC) tumbled
- Honed calibrated machine cut (MC) tumbled
- Honed calibrated hand-cut (HC) tumbled
- Natural + brushed calibrated machine cut (MC)
- Natural + brushed calibrated hand-cut (HC)
Physical Properties: Compressive Strength (1800 to 2100 Kg/cm2); Density (2.5 – 2.65 Kg/m3); Hardness (3 to 4 Rating on the Mohs scale); Porosity (Low); Water Absorption (Below 1%) and Weather Impact (High resistance).
Chemical Properties: Silica (SiO2) 20 – 25%; Lime (CaO) 38 – 42%; Alumina (Al2O3) 2 – 4%; Loss on Ignition (LOI) 30 – 32% and Mg & Na 1.5 – 2.5%.
Volmin Industries Pvt. Ltd., a lime black limestone supplier, offers you a wide assortment of limestone tiles processed and polished at a modern lime black limestone factory in India. Whether you are searching for a big or small black limestone tile, this web page gives you an edge with the right quantity of the stone available at an affordable price tag. Famous as an Indian lime black limestone manufacturer and exporter, Volmin delivers B2B buyers this stone product in various finishes, including natural, brushed, tumbled and honed. Buyers can place an order of this beautiful limestone in the thickness and size of their choice. Nevertheless, it is anytime available in standard dimensions at Volmin.
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