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There are many excellent reasons to tie the knot with a tungsten wedding band, but the perfect price tag is probably near the top of your list. You can snag one for as little as $15.
Tungsten wedding bands are naturally a gunmetal gray, but they can be plated white, black, or even gold or platinum.
A little about Tungsten itself:
Tungsten carbide is the most scratch-resistant metal on earth. Your ring will never bend or lose its shape (scoring a 9 on the Mohs scale. A diamond, the hardest substance on earth, is rated 10. Gold is 2.5.) Tungsten is hypoallergenic, so people with allergies to gold can wear tungsten jewelry.
So, where's it come from?
Tungsten is derived from the Swedish term for "heavy stone." On the periodic table, its symbol is W, stemming from its earlier name, Wolfram. Tungsten sets a record for the highest melting point of all metals: a mind-boggling 6,191.6 degrees Fahrenheit.
What's the bottom line?
Tungsten carbide rings are the top-selling metal for men’s wedding bands in America today. Read our top picks below!