Silver Solder Wire used in Jewelry Making, Repair work such as sizing and mounting, for assembling silver jewelry, rings and components.
Silver solder comes in 4 grades… the grades are the relative temperature flow points between one and the other. The softer the solder the less content of silver with a lower melting temperature.
SALE is for Solder Wire is 5 Feet long, (Approximately 1/4TOz). - 4.85 Dwt of EXTRA SOFT Silver Solder
Specifications: JETS Product # 1925-452XS
- Solder WIRE: Silver Content of 56%
- Melt temperature: 1,145°F - 618°C
- Flow temperature: 1,205°F - 652°C
- Solder Wire Thickness: 20ga - 0.032" - 0.81mm
- NOTE: Cadmium FREE Solder
Attention: This solder is made to be used with high heat torch or butane torch in order to reach melting temperature, it is not intended to be used with soldering iron.
Repairs: Lower temperature solder is recommended for repair work, especially on pieces that may have been reworked and a high temperature solder may cause a problem.
Assembly Work: In multiple component soldering use the Higher Temperature Solder first, then a medium grade and finally to a soft the lower melting point.
Production: High temperature solder, the hard grade should be used, with the higher silver content, better match of color and a stronger bond. Allowing future repairs to be performed with the softer solders.