Learn About Tungsten Carbide Rings
Tungsten carbide rings are established as standard jewelry fashion. Combining superior materials, craftsmanship and modern design, Perry Olsen offers quality men's tungsten rings for public consumption. The history of tungsten in use with jewelry is short-lived, having been recognized most notably in the past few years. In this time, men's tungsten carbide rings have stimulated the collective psyche of men's fashion as appreciation of their unique strength and style grows.
Tungsten carbide, as its main benefit, exhibits considerable strength and durability. By itself tungsten is not unlike titanium and steel, but combined with carbon it becomes four time harder than titanium, twice as hard as steel and practicably unscratchable. These properties have made tungsten carbide a leading candidate in use with military, sports equipment and machine tools. Tungsten rings are also heavier than titanium.
Men's tungsten carbide rings compliment masculinity. Forged in over 6000 degrees F, tungsten carbide wedding bands are made with the hardest metal available in jewelry today. Polished with special tools to a scratch resistant mirror finish, tungsten carbide rings will hold their shine permanently. Available in various hues ranging from black tungsten rings to gun metal grey men's tungsten jewelry prove diverse in design. At Perry Olsen we feature men's tungsten carbide rings and wedding bands in a number of styles including gold inlays with grooves, faceted surfaces, high polish and matte finishes.
Desirability of Tungsten Band Rings
Given the material quality and exciting design, what other convincing factors make tungsten jewelry desirable? In a word, affordability. Today's jewelry market is dominated by expensive precious metals. Often the final analysis yields a choice based on long term value. But how is this calculated? A gold ring may be worth its weight ten years from today but what of its condition? With tungsten rings this question is quickly answered with, like new. The same can't be said for gold and platinum. Tungsten carbide band rings have ability to retain their shine, avoiding scratches and corrosion. You can be comforted by the knowledge that dropping or losing your tungsten carbide ring will not result in a financial calamity. Buy one, two or three tungsten wedding rings for the price of one gold or platinum ring.
At Perry Olsen we offer engraving services with our tungsten rings. Although tungsten is an extremely hard metal it is susceptible to lasers for engraving purposes. Tungsten carbide rings in general are incapable of being resized. Our rings are also cobalt free. Cobalt can be used in the formulation of tungsten and can cause skin irritation in some cases. Our rings use nickel resulting in a hypoallergenic product. In the case of an emergency, should you be unable to remove your tungsten ring, you may consider cracking the ring with the use of heavy duty pliers and a vice grip. Please seek professionals in such a case.
Browse through our gallery of tungsten carbide rings. See our collection of rings ranging from black tungsten wedding bands to grooved yellow gold inlays. Check out our matching tungsten bracelet collection. Our men's tungsten carbide wedding ring jewelry comes with extended warranties. Great for daily use, perfect for wedding ceremonies and complimentary to any style, you will enjoy the quality of our tungsten carbide rings.