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

Not all Thicknesses shown below are available in each block range

Thickness Ranging from 75-200 (mm)

Thickness (mm)

75

90

100

115

125

130

135

140

150

190

200

No.of blocks per Clampak

120

100

90

70

70

60

60

60

60

40

40

Weight Per Clampack (Kg)

Weight per Clampak (Kg)

Super Solar

590

590

590

528

574

511

531

551

590

498

525

Solar

686

686

686

613

667

594

617

640

686

579

610

Standard

967

967

967

865

940

838

870

902

967

816

859

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

1045

1045

1045

934

1016

905

940

975

1045

882

929

No. Of Blocks Per 1000 (Kg)

No. of blocks per 1000(Kg)

Super Solar

203

169

152

133

122

117

113

109

102

80

76

Solar

175

146

131

114

105

101

97

94

87

69

66

Standard

124

103

93

81

74

72

69

66

62

49

47

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

115

96

86

75

69

66

64

62

57

45

43

Typical Block Handling Weights (kg)

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

Super Solar

4.9

5.9

6.6

7.5

8.2

8.5

8.89

9.2

9.8

12.5

13.1

Solar

5.7

6.9

7.6

8.8

9.5

9.9

10.3

10.7

11.4

14.5

15.2

Standard

8.1

9.7

10.7

12.4

13.4

14.0

14.5

15.0

16.1

20.4

21.5

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

8.7

10.4

11.6

13.3

14.5

15.1

15.7

16.2

17.4

22.1

23.2

Laid Weight of Blocks Including 10mm Mortar Joints, Excluding Finishes (Kg/m2)

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

Super Solar

34

40

45

51

56

58

60

63

67

85

90

Solar

37

44

49

56

61

63

66

68

73

92

97

Standard

48

58

64

74

80

84

87

90

97

122

129

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

58

69

77

89

96

100

104

108

116

147

154

Thickness Ranging from 215-355 (mm)

Thickness (mm)

215

225

230

250

255

260

265

275

280

300

355

No. of blocks per Clampak

40

40

30

30

30

30

30

30

30

30

20

Weight Per Clampack (Kg)

Weight per Clampak (Kg)

Super Solar

564

590

452

492

502

511

521

541

551

590

466

Solar

655

686

526

571

583

594

606

629

640

686

541

Standard

924

967

741

806

822

838

854

886

902

967

763

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

998

1045

801

871

888

905

923

958

975

1045

824

No. Of Blocks Per 1000 (Kg)

No. of blocks per 1000(Kg)

Super Solar

71

68

66

61

60

59

58

55

54

51

43

Solar

61

58

57

52

51

50

50

48

47

44

37

Standard

43

41

40

37

37

36

35

34

33

31

26

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

40

38

37

34

34

33

33

31

31

29

24

Typical Block Handling Weights (kg)

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

Super Solar

14.1

14.8

15.1

16.4

16.7

17.0

17.4

18.0

18.4

19.7

23.3

Solar

16.4

17.1

17.5

19.0

19.4

19.8

20.2

21.0

21.3

22.9

27.1

Standard

23.1

24.2

24.7

26.9

27.4

27.9

28.5

29.5

30.1

32.2

38.1

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

25.0

26.1

26.7

29.0

29.6

30.2

30.8

31.9

32.5

34.8

41.2

Laid Weight of Blocks Including 10mm Mortar Joints, Excluding Finishes (Kg/m2)

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

Super Solar

96

101

103

112

114

116

119

123

125

134

159

Solar

105

110

112

122

124

127

129

134

136

146

173

Standard

138

145

148

161

164

167

171

177

180

193

229

Hi-Seven/Hi-Tene

166

174

177

193

197

201

204

212

216

231

274

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 PLUS format blocks (610mm long x 140mm high)

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

For NORMAL/TRADITIONAL blockwork

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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