Friday, April 9, 2010
Soldering Tips for Jewelry Makers
Before you begin soldering you will need to purchase the correct equipment and then prepare your metal. These tutorials will explain How to Prepare Metal for Jewelry Soldering and How to Make Pickle to remove firescale caused by soldering.
How to Solder Using a Small Butane Torch.
If you run into problems when soldering, then it is a good idea to begin by checking the basics. This tutorial explains How to Correct Soldering Problems when Jewelry Making.
Most butane torches are self igniting. If you purchase a torch that is not self igniting, you will need to know How to Light a Torch.