What solder do you use?

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himhimself
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Re: What solder do you use?

#16 Post by himhimself » Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:14 pm

For audio and electronic stuff, I have .75mm for fine work, as it doesn't take much heat to flow, and 0.050" for hitting terminals on connectors and such. Never soldered giant electrical stuff - wouldn't trust solder for that kind of work. Doubt you'd find solder anywhere in your house's electrical system. That's what rough electrical connectors are for :-)
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Bruce Weldy
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Re: What solder do you use?

#17 Post by Bruce Weldy » Tue Jun 15, 2021 9:47 pm

My old stuff was 0.8mm.....the new stuff is 1.27mm.

6 - T39 4-25" 2-22" 3012LF
4 - OT12 2512 Melded/NSD2005
1 - T24
2 - XF210


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