heat-resistant concrete

heat-resistant concrete

Any concrete which does not disintegrate when exposed to constant or cyclic heating at any temperature below which a ceramic bond is formed.
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Instead of sophisticated ceramics, we use the kind of heat-resistant concrete that might go into a home fireplace.
Inside the fireplace, polished, high-alumina, heat-resistant concrete forms the sculptural hearth.