soft solder

noun
a solder fusible at temperatures below 700°F (370°C), generally an alloy of lead and tin.
Compare hard solder.


Origin:
1835–45

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Example sentences
He believed that the point of failure was the soft solder joint.
Alloys of tin are used in articles containing soft solder, pewter, bronze and phosphor bronze.
All soft solder joints will be replaced with a flare fitting or with a silver solder joint.
Apply a hydrochloric acid stainless steel flux, heat ordinary soft solder and apply to pin holes as necessary.
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