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-  * **Description**:  +  * **Description**: A small tin or plastic tub of solder flux. Read and adhere to all safety precautions on the packaging. 
-  * **Purpose**:  +  * **Purpose**: Prevents oxidation of metals being joined by soldering at elevated temperatures, and helps solder flow over heated parts by improving the wettabitlity of the solder. 
-  * **Source**:  +  * **Source**: Hardware stores, electronic stores (e.g. Radio Shack) and on-line. 
-  * **Approximate Cost**: +  * **Approximate Cost**: $2 to $3.
  
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