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Published: Monday, April 14, 2014 Solders for Potable Water

Solders for Potable Water The U.S. Federal Clean Drinking Water Act limited the amount of lead (Pb) in solder to less than 0.2% for potable water systems. Shortly afterward, a new solder alloy was ...

Published: Monday, February 03, 2014 Warranty Statement

Lucas-Milhaupt Warranty vs. Shelf Life Many times each year, customers ask our Technical Services Group, "What is the shelf life of your formulated products?" In most cases, Lucas-Milhaupt does not ...

Published: Thursday, May 31, 2012 Brazing vs. Welding

What's the Difference? Welding joins base metals by melting and fusing them, usually adding a filler material.  Fusion requires concentrated heat directly at the joint, and temperatures must exceed ...