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


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jtobako
jtobako

10 years ago

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
steveastrouk

10 years ago

No, you need a special flux, and alloy.

Steve