Solder Chips for Soldering Sterling Silver, Silver Filled and Nickel Silver - 1/8 ounce - Easy, Medium or Hard
These silver soldering chips what we use to solder sterling silver, silver filled and nickel silver. These silver chips that are just the right size for small soldering jobs like jump rings, clasps and earring posts!
Your Choice (here are the temperatures from a torch - not an iron:
EASY - 65% Silver: Melt Temperature: 1240ºF (671°C)
Flow temperature: 1325ºF (718°C)
MEDIUM - 70% Silver: Melt Temperature: 1,275ºF (691°C)
Flow temperature: 1,360ºF (738°C)
HARD - 75% Silver: Melt Temperature: 1,365ºF (741°C)
Flow temperature: 1,450ºF (788°C)
You will receive 1/8 ounce. These chips are Made in the USA and do not contain nickel or lead.
If you just need to make 1 solder joint, select easy. The medium and hard are for multiple joints in the same proximity. You would then start with hard and then medium for the second, as you would not need as much heat and would not disturb the first and the second easy, again, you would not need as much heat and would not disturb the first or second.
Materials: chip silver solder, does not contain nickel or lead, Made in the USA.