Chromite is a very dense and heavy stone. It also has a very low thermal expansion coefficient, allowing it not to crack when heated and cooled-off multiple times. Chromite is one of the very few stove stones that can withstand temporary exposure to flames without structural damage. Chromite does not emit harmful substances when heated. Many peoples believe black chromite to be a token of revival, youth, and immortality. This stone is used to buff and booster a tired body.
Density: 4500 kg/m3.
Specific heat capacity: 0,92 kJ/kg°C
Compressive strength: 300 to 700 MPa
Melting point: 2180 °C