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Thursday, May 31, 2012
Brazing vs. Welding

There are a number of options for joining metal parts, including adhesive bonding, nuts and bolts, and other mechanical fasteners. But for strong and permanent metal joints, the choice usually comes down to welding or brazing. What’s the difference? When should you use brazing vs. welding?

Friday, May 18, 2012
Fundamentals of Brazing Part 2

There are six fundamentals of brazing that every brazer should follow to ensure consistent and repeatable joint quality, strength, hermeticity, and reliability. The final three fundamentals are: assemble for brazing with proper fluxing, properly heat to braze the assembly, and cleaning the brazed joint.

Friday, May 04, 2012
Fundamentals of Brazing Part 1

There are six fundamentals of brazing that every brazer should follow to ensure consistent and repeatable joint quality, strength, hermeticity, and reliability. The first three fundamentals are: Good Fit and Proper Clearance, Clean Metals, and Proper Flux/Atmosphere.