SmartBlock vs Traditional



Block

Properties CLC SmartBlock Traditional Cement Hollow Block Remarks
Manufactured Dimensions 61.5x20x20 40x20x20 SmartBlock 1.54 times longer
Comparative Dimensions 40x20x20 40x20x20 Comparison on blocks of the same dimensions
Weight (Kg) 12.8 20 36% lighter
Thermal Resistance (K.m2/W) 1.6327 0.18 9 times higher thermal resistance
Water Absorption (% of block weight) 12.5% 15% - 35% 2 - 3 times less water absorbent
Acoustic Insulation (%) 44% 10% More than 4 times lower sound transmission
Fire Resistance (time) 5 to 6 hours 40 to 55 minutes 5 to 7 times higher fire resistance
Compressive Strength (MPa) 5 4 to 7 SmartBlock is classified as AAC-4 Strength Class
Fair Faced Surface yes no SmartBlock does not require plastering