Split face

The split face Process …

The split face is made after the stone cut by any method, particularly for natural or mechanical cutting using natural styling tools, especially pointer, to get a reworking of the surface, based on accurate blows that are jumping flakes and chips, has this split face finish is called. The split face have another option when the surface has the profile is achieved (about 2 cm) is called “of Berrugas.” It applies to granite quarrying and stone carving compact, such as limestone, negro marquina, rojo alicante and crema marfil.

Appearance provided by the split face …

The material and wrought split face looks natural and rustic with certain roughness, ruts and bumps that highlight the original relief while and outgoing angles are softened. The split face depending on the degree of compactness and crystallinity of the rock relief can be achieved on flat or curved. The split face presents a similar appearance to the party or natural break, albeit with more emphasis. The finish split face is very suitable for rural construction, fireplaces or urban spaces.