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Clay Bricks, Flyash Bricks, C4X – Product Review

Brick is a block of ceramic material used in building construction. Bricks are typically stacked together as a wall using cement/plaster. These components hold the brick together and make them a permanent structure- wall. There are different types of brick made with different material like Clay brick, C4x and Solid block/Fly Ash brick.

FactorsClay BrickFlyashC4X
Raw materialsAgricultural soil and energy (oldest & traditional)Cement, sand/stone dust , lime and gypsumCement, water, flyash and foaming compound
Weight and strengthHeavy and losses strength if any manufacturing faultLight weighted then clay and strongerMuch light weighted and stronger than others. Older the blocks stronger they are.Fruit machines
ApplicationPartition, Insulation, low rise load bearing and non-load bearing wallsLoad bearing and non-load bearing wallsLoad bearing and non-load bearing walls
Thermal ConductivityLow thermal conductivityLowest thermal conductivity & therefore interiors stay cool in summer and warm in winters.
Sound InsulationAverageAverageHigher
Ease at workStandardStandardCan be cut, nailed and drilled very easily than others
Size and Shape4” & 6”,
non-feasible
4” and 6”,
non-feasible
4”,5”, 6”, 8”. Can be caste in any shape and size and density
Water absorbencyHigher water absorbency. Therefore wall stays moisture/ damp.Lower absorption property .Lowest absorption property helps reduce cracks in wall
Eco friendlyCreates smoke and uses good amount of energyCreates smoke and uses good amount of energyPollution free, least energy requirement
EfficiencyAverage
No saving on other resources.
Average
No saving on other resources
100% more then rest &
Saves on cement, sand, steel, labour and time.

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3 Comments

  1. Sreejith Ambat 19 March 2014 at 6:22 am - Reply

    refreshing update

  2. Suresh Devlekar 22 December 2016 at 8:56 pm - Reply

    I am interesting to manufacture C4X(siporex) light weight blocks in small scale.
    Please advice machinery and material
    Best Regards

  3. vijay 9 January 2017 at 1:44 pm - Reply

    I am interesting to manufacture C4X(siporex) light weight blocks in small scale.
    Please advice machinery and material
    Best Regards

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