Carma

The hand-moulded facing brick that ensures a nice balance

Carma is a hand-moulded facing brick of Nelissen Brickworks. By a homogeneous mixture of precise proportions of manganese dioxide with loam, a light grey brick with with blue shades is obtained.The Carma is made from Löss from Limburg, extracted from the plateau of Kesselt in the Meuse valley.

The non-perforated facing brick from the Grigio range is covered with sand one five sides and provided with an oblong sloping groove. The structure of Carma is characterized by a rough appearance with fine and irregular grooves in the sandy surface. The baking process is done in a gas-fired tunnel kiln under a slightly reducing atmosphere.