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An exclusive uniform handmade gault brick. Commonly known as a 'Suffolk White', this soft cream brick replicates those historically used for facing work on prestigious buildings around Britain.

Used for high quality renovation, restoration and conservation projects where original bricks need to be matched or where new build projects require an instantly traditional look.

Imperial and metric sizes available. Fully frost-resistant to BS EN 771–1.

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Standard product features

Colour:

Buff.

Technical properties (to BS EN 771-1):

  • Dimensional tolerance: T2.
  • Range category: R1.
  • Durability (freeze/ thaw resistance): F2.
  • Active soluble salt content: S2.
  • Compressive strength: 26.2 N/mm².
  • Water absorption: 19%.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-80-50/316 Clay bricks

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Product specification

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Manufacturer

Name:

Imperial Bricks

Tel:

+44 (0)1952 750816

Product reference

Cambridge Buff

Size

[215 x 102.5 x 65 mm]
[228 x 108 x 68 mm]
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Imperial: 9 x 4 ¼ x 2 ¾ ".

Manufacturer details

Grindle House Farm,
Grindle Road,
Grindle Near Shifnal,
Shropshire, TF11 9JR
Tel +44 (0)1952 750816
Fax +44 (0)1952 750858
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