Tungsten wedding bands for men offer durability in a polished package. Featuring designs such as plain metal bands, inset stones, two-tone contrasting metals or engravable backings, tungsten rings for men are at the height of contemporary wedding trends.
Tungsten rings will never scratch or bend, but they also cannot be resized. The durability of tungsten wedding bands make them an attractive choice for everyday wear, however, the fact that they cannot be resized should be taken into consideration. If you're purchasing a tungsten ring, be sure to know your accurate ring size, and, if possible, try on your ring beforehand.
Is there a difference between tungsten and tungsten carbide?
Tungsten refers to the individual chemical element, while tungsten carbide refers to the metal alloy of tungsten used in wedding bands. Within the jewelry world, the two terms are often interchanged, with both tungsten and tungsten carbide rings referring to the same versatile pieces.
Which is better tungsten or titanium?
When it comes to rings for men, tungsten and titanium are both excellent choices. Tungsten is rated 8.5-9 on the Mohs hardness scale, which makes it an excellent choice for daily wear. Titanium wedding bands on the other hand, are a 6 on the Mohs scale. Both titanium and tungsten rings offer durability and modern designs.
Is tungsten better than gold?
Tungsten is the most scratch-resistant metal of all, which makes it an excellent choice for wedding bands. Neither tungsten nor gold can be used in their pure form to make jewelry, but both are excellent choices when made into an alloy with different metals. One is not explicitly better than the other, but if you have a lot of intensive hands-on tasks, the more durable tungsten may be a better fit for you.
What designs are available?
We offer a wide variety of designs including white, gray and black tungsten rings. We also have designs that feature additional metals for a contrasting look, such as tungsten wedding bands with rose gold, white gold or yellow gold inlays. Some designs also include precious gemstones.
Are these rings affordable?
Our tungsten carbide rings are surprisingly affordable, especially when compared to other metals. Whether you’re shopping for matte black wedding rings for men, satin finish gray designs or two-tone rings with tungsten and ceramic, these rings are a leading alternative to more expensive metals.
Which gemstones are featured in tungsten rings?
While plain or two-tone metal designs are popular options for men’s rings, designs with inlay gemstones are also a stylish choice. We offer tungsten rings for men featuring diamonds and sapphires, many with darker versions of these gemstones for a dramatic design.
How do you clean tungsten carbide rings?
A simple solution of warm water and detergent-free soap will help keep tungsten carbide rings clean. Thoroughly dry the ring after cleaning. For added luster on a tungsten ring with a shining finish, use a jewelry polishing cloth after cleaning.
Can tungsten wedding bands be resized?
No, tungsten rings cannot be resized. Before purchasing a tungsten ring for yourself or your partner, ensure you’re purchasing the right size.
Do tungsten wedding bands last?
Durable tungsten is a perfect fit for men’s wedding styles. Whether it’s a solid tungsten carbide ring or a two-tone design, tungsten’s durability makes for gray, white and black wedding rings that are built to last.
Which is better, tungsten or platinum?
White or gray tungsten rings offer an affordable alternative to men’s platinum rings. Both metals bring lasting style and durability. The metal that’s best for you is one that fits your budget and your style.
Can tungsten rings be worn in the shower?
Yes, tungsten rings can be worn in the shower or when washing your hands. Be sure to avoid exposure to harsh soaps, detergents or chemicals and thoroughly dry your tungsten carbide ring after exposure to moisture.