The Jewelryosophy 360 Guide to Jewelry Soldering

Soldering is the process of joining two pieces of metal. Solder is the material that’s actually used to join the pieces. Soldering is a fundamental skill to learn for anyone wanting to take their jewelry business to the next level. It’s one of the most exciting chemical processes to observe, but can also be one of the most frustrating for budding Jewelryologist.

In this guide, we:

  • Introduce gas and flame types
  • Provide an overview of soldering flame and uses
  • Give quick tips for what to do when your solder won’t flow

This guide is great for jewelry makers who are looking for a quick, non non-sense introduction to soldering or a quick re-fresh.