Category Archives: Soldering

Traditional Leaded Light Construction

It’s not often that I construct a leaded light but having done so recently I thought I should share some notes with you. They may help you as a newcomer or give you some new ideas if it’s an activity … Continue reading

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Which Solder Should I Use?

There are several kinds of solder available for stained glass work. Are you always using the right kind? There’s a lot of good advice and information on the Internet. There’s also a lot that isn’t. That’s the trouble with the … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Safety Flux

You will be familiar with safety flux if you make tiffany-style copper foiled stained glass panels, and if you are, you may be interested in this posting because it can save  you some money. I’ve looked at several manufacturer safety … Continue reading

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