This follow-up to the successful Soldering Made Simple, Soldering Beyond the Basics expands the skills introduced in Joe Silveraas first book. Featuring subjects that beginners need to know, it focuses on topics such as the next step in torch setup, how to solder with various metals, keeping metal clean with less polishing work, setting stones and found objects, and fusing metal and use sterling silver scraps. With the authors detailed instructions including helpful photographs, this indispensable guide makes soldering approachable for all jewelry makers.The most common are silver and gold solder. Silver solder is simple: With varying proportions of silver in its alloy, it is made to match the color of sterling silver and melts at different temperatures or flow points (referred to as easy, medium, andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Soldering Beyond the Basics|
|Publisher||:||Kalmbach Books - 2014-06-10|