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    Default Bismuth solder

    Anybody ever use bismuth solder ?

    From Wikipedia's article on Soldering:

    "Other common solders include low-temperature formulations (often containing bismuth), which are often used to join previously-soldered assemblies without un-soldering earlier connections, and high-temperature formulations (usually containing silver) which are used for high-temperature operation or for first assembly of items which must not become unsoldered during subsequent operations. ..."
    Last edited by McG; 12-14-2011 at 08:56 AM.

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