Tungsten rings are made from tungsten, carbon alloy and other elements via some special technical treatment. Speaking of its hardness, it is very close to that of diamonds. When it comes to abrasion resistance ability, it is so great that there won’t be any scratches on the tungsten rings. Henceforth, tungsten rings are endowed with incomparable features, which are superior to other kinds of rings. Currently, it is extremely difficult to distinguish the genuine ones from the fake ones especially in such a chaotic market, so next time how can we make a correct distinction when we plan to buy tungsten rings?
1. From Weight
Tungsten rings enjoy a high density, which are full of a heavy metal feeling. When you wear it next time, if the ring is very light, this tungsten ring will be a fake one .
2. From hardness
The hardness of tungsten is very close to that of diamond, 10 times as hard as 18k gold, 4 times harder than titanium, 5 times the hardness of stainless steel. Tungsten rings are almost without any abrasions. Consequently. Next time when you choose a tungsten ring, firstly you can use a blade or other sharp objects to scratch the surface of the ring. If it is a genuine one, it won’t cause any scratches; or else, the fake one.
3. From Outward Appearance
The natural color of tungsten rings is silver but after some special technical treatment including polishing and glazing, they will become unparalleled and unique in their glossiness, refraction and texture. Normally, they are as bright as diamond so if this tungsten ring you want to buy is devoid of luster, it is probably a fake one.
4. From Duration
After some special treatment, tungsten rings are equipped with strong abrasion resistance and anti-corrosion capabilities. In general, the tungsten ring will be as new as before, as bright as ever even if you have already worn it for a long period of time. Moreover, it won’t fade on account of oxidization and also everybody will be free from worrying about skin allergy. As a result, if the tungsten ring gets rusty owing to oxidization, has marbling or fades gradually after you have worn it for a long time, it is likely to be a fake one.
Therefore, when you want to choose a tungsten ring next time, these four methods can help you distinguish genuine ones from the fake ones.