Weights of Celcon Blocks and Blockwork – Thin-Joint 3mm Mortar Joints

Not all thicknesses shown below are available in each block range

Thickness (mm)

190

200

215

225

230

240

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

359

305

317

329

359

318

Solar

396

417

373

391

399

417

354

368

383

417

370

Standard

558

588

526

551

563

588

499

519

539

588

521

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

603

635

569

595

608

635

540

561

582

635

563

No. of blocks per 1000 kg

Super Solar

123

117

109

104

102

98

92

88

85

78

66

Solar

106

101

94

90

88

84

79

76

73

67

57

Standard

75

71

66

64

62

60

56

54

52

48

40

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

70

66

62

59

58

55

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

10.2

10.9

11.3

11.7

12.8

15.2

Solar

9.4

9.9

10.7

11.2

11.4

11.9

12.7

13.1

13.6

14.9

17.6

Standard

13.3

14.0

15.0

15.7

16.1

16.8

17.8

18.5

19.2

21.0

24.8

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

14.4

15.1

16.2

17.0

17.4

18.1

19.3

20.0

20.8

22.7

26.8

Laid weight of blocks above dpc, including 3mm mortar joints, excluding finishes (kg/m2)

Super Solar

87

92

99

103

105

110

117

121

126

137

163

Solar

94

99

107

112

114

119

127

132

137

149

176

Standard

124

131

140

147

150

157

167

173

180

196

232

Hi Seven/Hi-Tene

148

156

168

175

179

187

199

207

214

234

277

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)

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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