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3 x 1 Blast Furnace Slag

3 x 1 Blast Furnace Slag

Product Name:

3 X 1 (BF) – Commercial

Location:

Levy Plant 1

Applications:

Structural fill

Stabilizing fill

Rail ballast material

Description:

An open graded coarse aggregate, produced by crushing and screening air cooled iron Blast Furnace Slag. A light brown to gray crystalline aggregate formed simultaneously with the production of iron in a blast furnace. The particles are sized from 3” (75.0mm) to ¾” (19.0mm).

Specs:

Commercial (Levy)

3X1 Blast Furnace Slag is produced to commercial requirements.

Usage Guide:

When used as a structural or stabilizing fill, the 3X1 Blast Furnace Slag should be placed on the prepared ground in lifts not exceeding 8” (200mm). The total thickness of the 3X1 Blast Furnace Slag needed will depend on the ground conditions and the design loadings. Consult the design plans or engineers recommendations. 3X1 Blast Furnace Slag can be used to provide support in areas of poor subgrade.

Gradation Data:

U.S. Sieve

3″

2 1/2″

2″

1 1/2″

1″

3/4″

1/2″

Metric Sieve

75.0mm

65.5mm

50.0mm

37.5mm

25.0mm

19.0mm

12.5mm

Typical Particle Size Distribution

100

95-100

15-40

0-5

(Typical particle size distribution only – not to be considered as a product specification)

Field Estimating Quantities
(Compacted in Place)

U.S.

100
sq. yd.

200

sq. yd.

500

sq. yd.

1,000

sq. yd.

2,000

sq. yd.

5,000

sq. yd.

10,000

sq. yd.

6″ Deep

18 tons

37 tons

92 tons

183 tons

367 tons

917 tons

1,833 tons

8″ Deep

24 tons

49 tons

122 tons

244 tons

489 tons

1,222 tons

2,444 tons

10″ Deep

31 tons

61 tons

153 tons

306 tons

611 tons

1,528 tons

3,056 tons

12″ Deep

37 tons

73 tons

183 tons

367 tons

733 tons

1,833 tons

3,667 tons

18″ Deep

55 tons

110 tons

275 tons

550 tons

1,100 tons

2,750 tons

5,550 tons

Metric

100
m2

200

m2

500

m2

1,000

m2

2,000

m2

5,000

m2

10,000

m2

150mm

20t

39t

98t

196t

392t

979t

1,958t

200mm

26t

52t

131t

261t

522t

1,305t

2,610t

250mm

33t

65t

163t

326t

653t

1,632t

3,263t

300mm

39t

78t

196t

392t

783t

1,958t

3,916t

450mm

59t

117t

294t

587t

1,175t

2,937t

5,873t

 

This information is not to be taken as warranty or representation for which we assume legal responsibility nor as permission or recommendation to practice any patented invention without a license. It is offered solely for your consideration, investigation and verification. Please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet on this product for more safety information.