hard solder


a solder fusing at temperatures above 1200°F (650°C).
Compare soft solder.

Origin of hard solder

First recorded in 1840–50
Also called brazing alloy.
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Examples from the Web for brazing alloy

  • The Clockmakers have come, requisitioned, to do the touch-holes, the hard-solder and filework.

    The French Revolution|Thomas Carlyle