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Origin of tungsten
OTHER WORDS FROM tungstentung·sten·ic [tuhng-sten-ik], /tʌŋˈstɛn ɪk/, adjective
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Tusch and Münker developed a powerful new method for extracting tiny traces of tungsten from ancient rocks.Scientists Pin Down When Earth’s Crust Cracked, Then Came to Life|Howard Lee|March 25, 2021|Quanta Magazine
The raw materials— tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold—were dubbed “conflict minerals.”Aaron Rodgers Takes Aim at Congo’s ‘Blood Minerals’ War|John Prendergast|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Mojave is rich with silver, tungsten, gold, and iron deposits.
In China, for example, tungsten, tantalum, tin and gold are mined and ore is imported from other countries.Helter Smelter No More: Moving to Conflict Free Minerals|Intel|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tungsten, tantalum, tin and gold are used to produce many common consumer electronics devices.
And when you review the periodic table, take special note of Tungsten, or Wolfram.
This property may be increased by alloying the steel with tungsten and hardening it before it is magnetized.
Magneto field magnets are always made of tungsten steel alloy, so treated that it will retain its magnetism for lengthy periods.
The operation of mounting Tungsten filaments in small copper wire is very much like threading an exceedingly small needle.Consumers and Wage-Earners|J. Elliot Ross
More efficient lamps have been devised with filaments of the metals tantalum and tungsten (Fig. 274).
How many candle power should a 20-watt tungsten lamp give if its efficiency is one watt per candle power?