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Published: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Considerations for Carbide Brazing

The mechanical properties of carbides make them useful in applications such as mining tools, cutting tools and wear parts. Let’s look at key factors that play a role in successful carbide brazing: coefficient of thermal expansion, joint design, carbide composition, filler metal selection, flux/atmosphere, fixturing and heating.

Published: Friday, November 14, 2014 Materials Calculators Blog

Lucas-Milhaupt Materials Calculators Materials questions? We can help. When ordering alloys, you may have the dimensions or length of a braze joint, but many products are sold by weight. How much ...

Published: Tuesday, May 07, 2013 Hi-temp Flux Blog

The Right Flux for the Job High-temperature fluxes are used with brazing filler materials having melting temperatures of 1600°F (870°C) - 2000°F (1100°C), or 2200°F (1205°C) for boron-modified ...