Bahama Blue granite is a natural stone from the regions of Rajasthan-Udaipur, Chennai, India. It presents grey-bluish base with a particular pattern that includes hints of violet minerals.
Bahama Blue granite is a natural stone from the regions of Rajasthan-Udaipur, Chennai, India. It presents grey-bluish base with a particular pattern that includes hints of violet minerals. Bahama Blue offers sophisticated looks to your interior and exterior designs when require a stone that offers a refined look with incredible performance characteristics. In addition, the inherent strength of this Blue granite lends itself for a plethora of applications.
Granite is a magmatic rock which is made from quartz and feldspar amongst other minerals. In the first place, it occurs naturally below the earth’s surface. Secondly, the process takes place over hundreds of thousands of years, resulting in an extremely strong stone.
It is also important to note that Bahama Blue Granite has been used over many civilizations in construction of buildings, monuments and paving. Most recently, it has become a material of choice for decoration. If a long history of it use over time was not enough, granite can be seen almost everywhere. In the same way, residential homes, commercial properties and restaurants use it too.
The lack of calcium in granite ensures the stone does not etch like marble when exposed to acid present in lemons, oranges, etc
Besides this, granite varies in shape, patterns and colours. As an example, slab sizes will usually cover areas of between 5.5 metre square and 6.5 metre square. In other words, is ideal for large areas such as kitchen islands as it can be installed seamlessly.
When it comes to thicknesses, 20mm and 30mm are the most popular. It comes in standard finishes in polished, honed, satin and leather. This significantly allows for many options in terms of both design and style.
|Effect||Fine grain with Swirls|
|Suitable for||Exterior, Interior|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||1993 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1590 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||n/a|
|Water absorption rate||0,002250|
|Mass by unit of volume||2623 kg/m3|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||111 kg/cm2|