Tungsten Carbide

Tungsten Carbide

 

Tungsten carbide (WC) is an inorganic chemical compound containing equal parts of tungsten and carbon atoms. Tungsten carbide has extremely high hardness, mohs hardness of 8.5-9 and a melting point 2870℃. Tungsten Carbide can be pressed and formed into shapes for use in industrial machinery, cutting tools, abrasives, armor-piercing rounds, other tools and instruments, and jewelry.