Besides jewellery, what else are diamonds used for?

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That makes diamonds perfect for using in drill bits burrowing beneath the Earth’s surface. Diamonds were believed by some ancient peoples to offer protection from home, which made them popular gemstones to include in armour. Kings would have their leather breastplates studded with diamonds in an attempt to harness their God-given powers to bring them luck and protect them as they led armies into battle. The earliest known diamonds were discovered in India, where they were found in the country's rivers and streams. It has actually been suggested that India started its love affair with the gemstone as early as the fourth century BC.

  • Kings would have their leather breastplates studded with diamonds in an attempt to harness their God-given powers to bring them luck and protect them as they led armies into battle.
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  • This also makes some of these tools glint in the light, which doesn’t help one’s nerves when waiting for a root canal.
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Grinding wheels may use diamond to make them tougher and more durable. Engravers use diamond-tipped tools for very hard stones like granite. Diamonds are a beautiful feature when we see them, but they contribute to other parts of our life in ways we don’t always recognise.

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Read inspirational stories from around the world, find useful guides and explore the latest diamond jewellery trends. Similarly, scientific research may have need for drill bits with diamond’s abrasiveness and durability. Diamond can wear away rock faster than rock can wear away a number of other materials – even metals like steel.

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From your perfect diamond to the ultimate proposal, find inspiration for an unforgettable engagement. Not only does this mean you can find the right diamond to suit your style, you can also get your hands on exclusive and stunning diamond jewellery to suit your budget. When it comes to the cost of diamonds, their quality, is decided through the grading system of the four C’s - cut, clarity, colour and carat weight. Like the glow of a floating lantern, the Rapunzel Jewelry Collection expresses your inner radiance.

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