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Old 12-21-2015, 07:50 PM   #21
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..no..that is not the ''only secret''op says it was rusty so i'm assuming it's tin
Did someone say it was the "only secret"? I didn't.

I stand by that approach being the main secret, though.

Soldering with the lead-free crap is easy with a torch, but more difficult with copper irons, unless you have a helper keeping them hot.
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yea..ok..
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I've never done tin. See some zinc flashing soldered on old stuff now and then. I have soldered lead and copper. Copper I use a torch and lead I use an electric iron. 50/50 on all of them.
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I've never done tin. See some zinc flashing soldered on old stuff now and then. I have soldered lead and copper. Copper I use a torch and lead I use an electric iron. 50/50 on all of them.
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You can't get the lead free stuff to take on anything other then plumbing.

I have lots of ways to get or keep things

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