Description: A small tin or plastic tub of solder flux. Read and adhere to all safety precautions on the packaging.
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: Hardware stores, electronic stores (e.g. Radio Shack) and on-line.
Approximate Cost: $2 to $3.
solder_flux.txt · Last modified: 2014/09/24 11:43 by nathalie