Tungsten Carbide is the hardest metal used in mens and womens rings to date. Tungsten is durable enough for everyday abuse and still have a high polished finish many years later. The rings in our collection are guaranteed 100% hypoallergenic and guaranteed not to cause an allergic reaction to individuals with sensitive skin. Tungsten has the highest resistance against scratches, will not bend and should last a lifetime. You are no longer required to constantly remove your ring in order to protect the finish. If you are looking to replace a bent or worn-out gold or silver ring, try tungsten! Tungsten is signified by the letter "W" on the periodic table of elements, it melts at an extraordinary 6,170 degrees Fahrenheit which is the highest melting point of all the metals known to man. Tungsten does not gain its extreme hardness until it is combined with Carbon making (WC) Tungsten Carbide.
Tungsten Pure Form: Atomic number 74; atomic weight 183.84; melting point 6,170°F; boiling point 10,652°F