How to Grind Tungsten?

Answer Tungsten electrodes concentrate and stabilize the arc coming from a tungsten inert gas welder. Three factors determine the stability of the arc transferred from the tungsten to the work piece. The ... Read More »

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Is tungsten toxic?

Tungsten is listed as an "emerging contaminant of concern" by the Defense Department and the Environmental Protection Agency, although its overall toxicity is low compared to lead or mercury. Chron... Read More »

Can you cut tungsten carbide?

According to Federal Carbide, a manufacturer and reseller of tungsten carbide, alloyed tungsten carbide must be cut using diamond wheels. Conventional machining methods don't work because the metal... Read More »

Can a tungsten ring be cut off?

A tungsten ring can be cut off if necessary, though they cannot be resized. In an emergency, a tungsten ring can be cut off in the hospital. Otherwise, it is best to consult with a jeweler before h... Read More »

How Is Tungsten Obtained?

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