Sunset Red granite is a natural stone quarried in the northern regions of Brazil in South America .It presents a bright ruby coloured base with darker hues and veining that define this stunning material.
Sunset Red is ideal to display in splashbacks, wall cladding and floorings. It is possible create book matched designs with special order slabs.
Sunset Red granite is extremely dense and a material that takes almost twice as long to be cut when compared to other granite types. It offers minimal maintenance and sophisticated looks to interior and exterior designs which require a natural stone that offers a refined look with incredible performance characteristics and strength.
Granite is an ideal stone to work with, offering the possibility of having seamless pieces across large surfaces such as kitchen worktops, bar counters, bathroom cladding and kitchen islands.
Granite slabs tend to be the largest in size across all natural stone groups which make it a cost effective material when a large slab covers most small to medium sized plots.
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Type of application||Architrave and columns, Bar countertops, Bathroom coverings, Bathroom worktops, Bench tops, Countertops, Fireplace surrounds, Floorings, Kitchen worktops, Reception desks, Shower tray, Splashbacks, staircases, Table tops, Table tops, Vanity tops, Wall cladding, Washbasins, Wet rooms and Saunas|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||medium|
|Compression tensile strength||1790 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1668 kg/cm2|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||133 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||0,0086 mm/m°C|
|Water Absorption Rate||0003100(weight)|
|Mass by unit of volume||2660 kg/m3|