Weights of Celcon Blocks and Blockwork

Not all thicknesses shown below are available in each block range

Thickness (mm)

190

200

215

225

230

250

255

265

275

300

355

No. of blocks per ClamPak

42

42

35

35

35

35

28

28

28

28

21

Weight per ClamPak (kg)

Super Solar

341

359

321

336

344

374

305

317

329

359

318

Solar

396

417

373

391

399

434

354

368

383

417

370

Standard

558

588

526

551

563

612

499

519

539

588

521

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

603

635

569

595

608

661

540

561

582

635

563

No. of blocks per 1000 kg

Super Solar

123

117

109

104

102

94

92

88

85

78

66

Solar

106

101

94

90

88

81

79

76

73

67

57

Standard

75

71

66

64

62

57

56

54

52

48

40

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

70

66

62

59

58

53

52

50

48

44

37

Typical block handling weights (kg) at typical moisture content when laid.  Some manufacturers may quote weights which do not include this allowance

Super Solar

8.1

8.5

9.2

9.6

9.8

10.7

10.9

11.3

11.7

12.8

15.2

Solar

9.4

9.9

10.7

11.2

11.4

12.4

12.7

13.1

13.6

14.9

17.6

Standard

13.3

14.0

15.0

15.7

16.1

17.5

17.8

18.5

19.2

21.0

24.8

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

14.4

15.1

16.2

17.0

17.4

18.9

19.3

20.0

20.8

22.7

26.8

Laid weight of blocks above dpc, including 10mm mortar joints, excluding finishes (kg/m2)

Super Solar

105

111

119

125

128

139

142

147

153

166

197

Solar

113

119

127

133

136

148

151

157

163

178

210

Standard

141

149

160

167

171

186

190

197

205

223

264

Hi Seven/Hi-Tene

165

173

186

195

199

217

221

230

238

260

308

FOUNDATION BLOCKS - above data for the equivalent block applies: eg for Foundation 4 see Standard; for Foundation 7 see Hi-Seven, etc

For NORMAL format blocks (440mm long x 215mm high)

For JUMBO PLUS format blocks (610mm long x 270mm high)

610mm long x 140mm high PLUS format blocks

This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by H + H Celcon.

For more information on this source, please visit H + H Celcon.

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