The Oblong is a black faceted wedding band. The Oblong has a polished flat surface and beveled edge for maximum comfort. The black tends to shine for this ring however if you prefer silver tungsten we have that style as well.
The Metal that is used is a Nickel Binder that is higher in quality in comparison to cobalt. Cobalt is a inferior binding agent which may darken the color of the ring over time. Cobalt is most common in lower cost tungsten rings. This is due to the rings being mass produced in countries other than the United States.
Oblong men’s black faceted tungsten rings can also be found in a standard tungsten color here Oblong rectangular faceted tungsten rings.
What is tungsten rings
Tungsten carbide rings are made from two different chemical compounds joined together to make a different kind of ring. The process of making this type of wedding ring is quite difficult as only professionals are the individuals who can effectively make it. This type of wedding ring is not only composed of tungsten as it also needs the use of carbon and other elements. These elements should be grounded into powder form and immediately compressed using high pressure to make and form a ring blank. After pressuring, the blank should now be fired in a furnace that should be free from oxygen and should have 6,200 degrees Fahrenheit in total pressure. The cutting procedure of this type of wedding ring is quite long as it requires 30 steps to complete. With the use of diamond tools, the ring will be cut. Similar to other types of wedding rings, the cutting and shaping procedure is made using a diamond and rough diamond for polishing. Because of the elements that are used in making this type of wedding ring, the tungsten carbide rings are free from scratch and can even last a lifetime.
Today, there are several companies that make tungsten rings for you to choose from. However, not all of the available products in the market are very advisable to have as there are some products that are very brittle and can be easily broken with improper usage and maintenance. But, the high quality products remain good in quality even if the user will not apply regular maintenance to a particular ring. Compared to other types of wedding rings, tungsten carbide rings are superior and recommended for couples who want to have a wedding bands that can last a long period of time. In fact, most couples in the world choose to have their tungsten metal wedding band made from tungsten carbide rather than any other rings due to its elegance and durability.
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Last Updates: December 10, 2021