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Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Choosing Flux for Silver Brazing

Silver brazing may be used in the manufacture of HVAC/R condensers and evaporators, construction and mining equipment, electrical assemblies, aerospace and transportation components, art and jewelry, plus other applications. During this process, a chemical compound called flux is applied to joint surfaces just before brazing. For silver brazing, several flux types are available for various base metals and brazing conditions. How do you choose the correct flux? It depends on the base metal, filler metal, and brazing process/heating method. Read on for details!