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What You Need to know about Tungsten

Posted by Francesco Fellini on

Tungsten We are going to get techy here, we are going to talk about the element Tungsten, present nearer than you think. Tungsten is found naturally on Earth almost exclusively in chemical compounds. It's most common application is in the incandescent light bulbs used before LED technology arrived. The reason why tungsten was the favorite metal to work with when producing light bulbs is because it's extreme resistance to high temperatures. The part of tungsten that lives inside a Light bulb is called "filament" and is of what that tiny spring inside of a light bulb is made of. The...

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