Manufactured sand / M Sand is an fine aggregate, which is an Eco friendly and economical alternative to river sand. It is manufactured by crushing suitable stones and are finely graded to match the IS standard requirements.
There are three types of m sand that is produced. The properties of the m sand is listed below:
|M Sand Types||Sieve Size/ Granule Thickness||IS Codes||Water Absorption||Specific Gravity||Density (KN/m3)|
|Concrete M Sand||150 microns - 4.75 mm||IS - 383: 1970||2.2||2.59||15.1|
|Brick / Block Work M Sand||150 microns - 3.50 mm||IS - 2116: 1980||-||-||-|
|Plastering M Sand||150 microns - 2.36 mm||IS - 1542: 1992||2.1||2.63||15.1|