silver solder


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silver solder

[′sil·vər ‚säd·ər]
(metallurgy)
A solder composed of silver, copper, and zinc, having a melting point lower than silver but higher than lead-tin solder. Also known as silver-brazing alloy.

silver solder

Any high-melting-point solder containing silver, usually used for soldered joints where high strength is required.
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Jewelers and enamelers brave far greater cadmium risks than painters, he adds: "The major concern is soldering with low-melting silver solders that contain about 20 to 30 percent cadmium.