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Tuesday, December 03, 2013
When brazing with a furnace, the type of atmosphere plus compatibility with the base materials and filler metals are key to successful joining. Manufacturers that are mass producing large assemblies often rely on controlled atmospheres and vacuum furnaces—to achieve the benefits of reduced oxides, minimal use of flux and cleaner finished pieces. Which atmospheres are best for your applications? Let’s discuss the science and various scenarios of furnace atmosphere.
Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Tips for Designing Braze Joints
What are your primary considerations for designing a braze joint? Perhaps strength, corrosion resistance, or other factors top your list of requirements. How will you design braze joints to meet these objectives? Today’s blog offers Ten Tips from the Lucas-Milhaupt Lab for designing successful braze joints.
Monday, October 14, 2013
Brazing Brass to Copper with Braze™
Many manufacturers today—especially those in the HVAC/R, plumbing, and heat exchanger industries—are joining a combination of copper and brass components. Tune in to the latest Lucas-Milhaupt® video providing steps for successfully brazing brass to copper with our lowest-melting-temperature, cadmium-free silver brazing alloy – Braze™ 560.
Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Fixtures for Brazing & Soldering
Fixture design is one of the most important factors in assuring quality of brazed or soldered joints. In turn, joint design is key to efficient fixturing. Tune in for Lucas-Milhaupt’s tips on improving fixture design—and altering joint design—to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Helpful examples and diagrams are included.