All DGP tungsten is high-quality tungsten that comes with material certifications and MSDS sheets to prove it. We proudly stand behind all have confidence in every piece of tungsten that we sell.
Wolfram tungsten, manufactured in Germany, is the top-of-the line of tungsten. It is the Porsche of the industry. So while others tungsten we carry could be considered a Ford F-150 (Silverado for you Chevy die-hards) in that it is a consistent, reliable & quality tungsten, the Wolfram tungsten is held to the most stringent of standards. That is why you often see Wolfram tungsten offered at what can be considered a “premium price”.
The benefits of Wolfram tungsten?
What E3 is seems to be is a bit of a mystery. E3 tungsten is a Tri-Mix imitation manufactured in China. However, it has a purple band, which according to the AWS is 3% Thoriated tungsten. It is often offered as an alternative to 2% Thoriated. However, any claims of it being “required” because 2% Thoriated is being discontinued is incorrect.
No, 2% Thoriated Tungsten is still being produced and is still the most used tungsten on the planet.
Diamond Ground Products has 3 major suppliers of quality tungsten:
Yes, all DGP tungsten – regardless of the supplier – comes with both material certifications and safety data sheets (SDS) upon request. We believe transparency in this regard is one of the many ways in which we earn a customer’s trust.
We believe transparency in this regard is one of the many ways in which we earn a customers trust.
Quality & experience. DGP professionally CNC grinds our tungsten to the strictest tolerances on the finest equipment in the industry. Furthermore, DGP was founded in 1992 to specialize in tungsten & tungsten preparation.
We provide the highest quality tungsten electrodes at a fair price and offer decades of experience in the subject matter when you need it.
No, these are all Tri-Mix copies that are made in China. You can only get Tri-Mix tungsten from Diamond Ground Products and our distributors.
If you’re ever not sure what you are buying or where it is coming from, simply ask for material certifications. If the company won’t give you them, you may want to avoid them.
We have designed and built our tungsten grinders at our factory in Newbury Park, California since 1992. Since we are the manufacturer we are in complete control of their quality and continued innovation. This also ensures that spare parts and domestic support are little more than a phone call away.
Most hand-held grinders on the market are good as disposable “hobby” type grinders. Diamond Ground Products grinders are professional quality and designed for continuous use in professional environments.
Yes, if you have a grinder you are not happy with – whether it is running or not – give us a call for a no-obligation quote.
Each grinder page on our site has a link to a “Compare Tungsten Grinders” overlay that will show you grinder differences in regard to features and benefits. However, the best way to figure out what is the best grinder for you is to simply give us a call. We’ll listen to your needs & your budget, and offer you the right grinder based on our expertise. Furthermore, we won’t sell you anything more than you need. If you can get by with a hand-held model, we’ll let you know before you ever have to tell us.