Your Industry-Specific Brazing Solutions

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Apr 12, 2017

You want brazing solutions designed for your needs – whether you are manufacturing air conditioning systems for automobiles or highly sensitive jet turbine blades or even components for satellites. Find out which brazing alloys and consumables meet your specific needs.

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Topics: HVAC/R, Aerospace, Automotive, Electrical, Electronics

Copper Tubing Braze Alloy Usage Calculator

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Apr 6, 2016

 

The new Lucas-Milhaupt® calculator makes it easy and convenient to estimate the amount of braze alloy or solder alloy required for plumbing or HVACR applications. How can you use this online tool?

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Topics: Copper, HVAC/R

Brazing Components for Refrigeration

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Sep 24, 2015

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Topics: Copper, Steel, Aluminum, Torch, HVAC/R

Torch Brazing with Pre-formed Rings vs. Hand-fed Rods

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Jul 1, 2015

Lucas-Milhaupt performed a study on the performance of braze filler metal rings against the performance of hand-fed filler metal rods. We used three heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) industry-standard tube sizes. Five trained and certified technicians helped demonstrate the difference in joint quality when using pre-formed rings in place of hand-fed alloy.

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Topics: HVAC/R, Torch

Copper-Phosphorous Alloys for Copper Brazing

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Dec 9, 2014

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Topics: Copper, Torch, HVAC/R, Electrical

Materials Calculators Blog

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Nov 14, 2014

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Topics: Automotive, Aerospace, HVAC/R, Electronics, Electrical, Medical, Oil & Gas

Protecting Aluminum-Copper HVAC/R Joints

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on May 15, 2014

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Topics: HVAC/R, Copper, Aluminum, Brazing Tips, Torch

Solders for Potable Water

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Apr 14, 2014

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Topics: HVAC/R, Solder

Washer Calculation

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Dec 16, 2013

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Topics: HVAC/R, Brazing Fundamentals

Selecting a Sil-Fos Alloy

Posted by Lucas-Milhaupt Brazing Experts on Aug 13, 2013

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Topics: HVAC/R, Aluminum