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can you solder aluminum with home depot soft lead/tin solder? Answered


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jtobako (author)2010-12-20

The soft solder won't wet the oxide on the aluminum, and probably won't wet 'clean' aluminum either. In other words, the solder won't stick to the metal.

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steveastrouk (author)2010-12-20

No, you need a special flux, and alloy.

Steve

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