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Old 01-16-2012, 05:34 PM   #1
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is there a way to solder or glue aluminum tubing?

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Old 01-16-2012, 05:49 PM   #2
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It can be soldered, brazed, epoxied whatever you need. What are you making?
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Old 01-16-2012, 08:02 PM   #3
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i am makin a roll cage for a old model 1994 ish ford f150. i accidenly got 1/8 tube instread of the next size smaller for special leaf spring project
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Old 01-16-2012, 09:10 PM   #4
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Then you could epoxy it or even use thick CA since it wont be under any real stress.
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Old 01-16-2012, 09:49 PM   #5
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ive never had good luck soldering aluminium.
i go brass and paint it if needed.
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Old 01-18-2012, 09:15 PM   #6
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is that chassi brass?
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Old 01-19-2012, 05:34 AM   #7
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Check this stuff out:

Dura Fix Aluminum Welding Aluminum Brazing Aluminum Soldering & Repair Rod
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Old 01-19-2012, 12:58 PM   #8
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Yes soldered brass.
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