Tungsten is beginning to be used more and more by a lot of different people from around the world, and with good reason. One of the main things that makes tungsten attractive , would be its price. Since tungsten is’t being considered as a precious metal, and it’s demand isn’t anywhere near to those of gold, silver and palladium. Tungsten is actually a base metals, but its physical characteristics are very simpler to that of other metals from the precious metal group, so how does it actually compare and what makes tungsten such a great choice for jewelry?
Well one of the most attractive traits of tungsten to us would without a doubt be that it’s very resistant to tarnish. This is one of those traits which it shares with precious metals thankfully. It cannot be affected by any kind of external influences. Things like oxidation, rust buildup, or any kind of physical damage for that matter, physical damage that’s within the boundaries of reason at least. All those things cannot really affect tungsten because it’s very hard and it’s physical characteristics are truly exceptional. Did you know that tungsten has the highest melting point of all non-alloyed metals, and even elements after carbon of course.
Another thing that makes tungsten very attractive to people would be the fact that even though it’s not the most abundant element out there, there’s definitely more of it than all the precious metals, like gold, silver, platinum and palladium. This, next to the fact that there really aren’t any kind of increased demand for this metal means that the price of tungsten is very low, and that it will probably not go up anytime soon. Tungsten jewelry has much lower price than what the precious metal jewelry has, and if you are looking for ways of how you can save money and not spend a lot, we suggest that you look into tungsten first.
Appearance of tungsten jewelry is very similar to that of for example platinum and palladium, so if you want, you can even convince people that you are not wearing tungsten, but actually some of the more expensive precious metals. There’s of course nothing wrong with saying that you’re wearing tungsten either, it’s a magnificent metal to have in your jewelry box which is gonna last you a very long time. Try and look up tungsten based jewelery and see just how good and how cheap it can be. You won’t be disappointed, the jewelry will last you a very long time, and it will also be very beautiful and attractive, which is what tungsten jewelry practically always is. Suitable for both men and women, find something you like and go for it.