Mens white gold Watches, many people don't know The watch industry usually refers to gold, platinum, rose gold and platinum. These precious metals are used to make parts such as boxes, belts, etc., which are typically expensive and expensive than stainless steel. Platinum, the English name "White Gold", the main component of platinum is gold, which is a mixture of 75% gold and 25% other metals, called platinum is a translation problem. In fact, the term Platinum is not standardized, and the rigorous name should be "white K gold." In China, according to the national standard of "Purification and Nomenclature of Precious Metals for Jewelry", only Platinum can be called "Platinum". Platinum and white gold are completely different metals. Only in the watch industry, everyone is accustomed to calling "Platinum", similar to the name of ruby bearing, sapphire crystal. Platinum shared today refers to the mens white gold watch. The main component of platinum is gold, a mixture of 75% gold and 25% other metals. The other 25% of other metals are generally nickel, silver, palladium, manganese, etc. The addition of these metals can turn the color of gold into a white gold watches for mens.
The first type is white gold with a high nickel content. Because the unit price of nickel is cheaper than silver and palladium, in order to save costs, many brands used nickel white gold. Nickel is a common metal used in metal alloys for clothing and footwear, such as buttons, zippers, rivets, clothing accessories and accessories, and jewelry. However, nickel is a substance that is prone to contact allergies. It is absorbed by the skin and sensitized after prolonged contact with the skin. However, for health reasons, nickel content has been restricted both domestically and abroad. For example, China requires nickel content to be less than 0.3%. Second, rhodium-plated platinum. The color of platinum is not shiny, it is a silver-like color. Made into a watch, in order to look better, so many brands will be coated with a layer of precious metal enamel on the surface of the top mens platinum watch. The third type is platinum with high palladium. Palladium is added to the platinum to give a very beautiful luster. Platinum containing high palladium does not require rhodium plating to enhance color luster. The reason for talking about these three kinds of platinum raw materials is that they can explain and solve some problems. First: If you wear an old mens white gold antique watch, the wrist is red, it may be because you are allergic to nickel, it is best not to wear it. Second: If you want to take your mens platinum watch to polish and refurbished, it is best to send it to the brand after-sales. Because most of the watches now use rhodium-plated platinum, because the price is relatively cheap and looks good. If you rush to polish it, it may lead to a mixture of "light yellow" and "white" on the surface. The more ugly situation is that all become pale yellow. They are sent to the official after-sales service center, and they can distinguish between their own platinum materials and what kind of platinum materials they can use.