Origin of spelter
Examples from the Web for spelter
For brazed joints, spelter or powdered brass is employed, and the flux is usually borax.
But sometimes they are applied separately, the borax first and over this the particles of spelter.
Zinc ore, from which spelter is obtained, reached the price of $112 a ton.
The best zinc of commerce should be employed in these alloys, which is sold under the name of spelter.The Silversmith's Handbook|George E. Gee
A piece of metal was cut from the pattern and the edges were brought together and brazed with spelter.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various