Mid Month Bulletin_77

15 September 2012

Bulletin_77 (PWL#109B) - Resources on Brazing, Brazing Processes, Brazing Procedures, Brazing Safety, Brazing best practice, Brazing Guide, Case Studies, Brazing Book Online, Brazing Handbook, Brazing Techniques, Brazing vs. Welding, Standards, Articles, Books and much more...

Mid September Bulletin

15 September 2012 - Resources on Brazing - Bulletin 77

The subject of this Bulletin_77 was dealt with in the following Welding Advisers Website page on Brazing: strong metal joining and in the many links appearing there. Readers interested in gaining deeper understanding are urged to explore those resources.

Some of the published online resources referred here can be downloaded at no cost. To benefit from the information there are no shortcuts: one should dedicate to learning the necessary time.

The references given in this Bulletin_77 are selected to provide useful knowledge to our readers. Some of the sources are commercial companies, presenting their wares together with technical recommendations. No endorsement of such offers is intended.
Readers will check if such information meets their purposes and needs.

Those whose income depends on mastering the Brazing profession would gain from learning from acclaimed textbooks listed in this Bulletin_77, they may review in technical libraries before the purchase. Many progressive workplaces would probably agree to fund ambitious workers eager to learn more, or to purchase the books for the Company.
Learning with one or a few friends may be easier.

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Resources of this Bulletin_77


Brazing Footprints - Case Studies in High-Temperature Brazing
by Robert L. Peaslee

The Brazing Book Online website

ESAB - Handbook - Brazing and Soldering (10 pages)

The Brazing Guide (10 pages)
(Download from "Get the print version")

Brazing & Soldering Manufacturers Committee
- Brazing Q & A Articles from the Welding Journal


Brazing - a guide to best practice - Case Studies


Brazing - definition and general description

EABS - European Association for Brazing and Soldering
(Technical Articles available to Members)

OSHA Standards for Welding, Cutting, and Brazing
- Safety and Health Topics


Proper Brazing Procedure

Natural Gas offers Advantages for Brazing

What is Dip Brazing | How to Design

Brazing copper and copper alloys

How to Select a Brazing Flux

Resources on Soldering / Brazing / Welding

Brazing Processes

When Brazing Beats Welding

Soldering, Brazing, and Welding

Brazing copper tubing - It's simpler than it seems

Brazing Tungsten Carbide Components

Aluminum Brazing - Flux Application: Electrostatic Fluxing

Is Brazing Better?

Optimized Brazing Gap Width (video)

Brazing Solutions

Joint Design


The Harris Products Group
(Download COMMON RESOURCES from the Technical Documents page)

Wolverine Joining Technologies, LLC.

Ambrell - Precision Induction Heating
(Download Technical Notes on Brazing Applications after no cost registration)

Brazing Techniques (13 pages)

Modern Furnace Brazing School

Johnson Matthey - Metal Joining

Bellman Melcor - Brazing Tips

Brazing with Diode Lasers (presentation 26 frames)

Aluminum Brazing - 7 steps (6 pages)

The following publications are available from
ASM International

Brazing - 2nd Edition - Mel M. Schwartz (Download Contents and Preface)
421 pages
Product Code: 06955G

Principles of Brazing
Publisher: ASM International
Stock Status: In Stock
Product Code: 05123G
Author: David M. Jacobson and Giles Humpston
Format: Hardbound
268 pages

Fundamentals Of Brazing - Online Course
Publisher: ASM International
Product Code: 24312K

Principles of Soldering and Brazing
Publisher: ASM International
Stock Status: In Stock
Product Code: 06630G

The following publications are available from the
American Welding Society

AWS BRH Brazing Handbook
Edition: 5th
American Welding Society, 01-Jan-2006, 700 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS B2.2/B2.2M:2010
Specification for Brazing Procedure and Performance Qualification
Edition: 3rd
American Welding Society / 07-Jul-2009 / 86 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS A2.4:2012
Standard Symbols for Welding, Brazing, Nondestructive Examination
American Welding Society / 01-Jan-2012 / 152 pages
Click to order.

ANSI/AWS C3.2M/C3.2:2008
Standard Methods for Evaluating the Strength of Brazed Joints
Edition: 4th
American Welding Society / 04-Jan-2008 / 44 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS C3.3:2008
Recommended Practices for Design, Manufacture, and Inspection of Critical Brazed Components
Edition: 3rd
American Welding Society / 21-Apr-2008 / 44 pages
Click to Order

ANSI/AWS C3.4M/C3.4:2007
Specification for Torch Brazing
American Welding Society, 24-Aug-2007, 26 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS C3.5M/C3.5:2007
Specification for Induction Brazing
Edition: 2nd
American Welding Society, 24-Aug-2007, 26 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS C3.6M/C3.6:2008
Specification for Furnace Brazing
Edition: 3rd
American Welding Society, 12-Sep-2007, 28 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS C3.7:2005
Specification for Aluminum Brazing
American Welding Society, 29-Jun-2005, 28 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS C3.8M/C3.8:2011
Specification for the Ultrasonic Examination of Brazed Joints
Edition: 3rd
American Welding Society / 13-Jul-2011 / 30 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS A5.31M/A5.31:2012
Specification for Fluxes for Brazing and Braze Welding
Edition: 2nd
American Welding Society / 17-Feb-2012 / 38 pages
Click to Order.

ANSI/AWS D10.13/D10.13M:2001
Recommended Practices for the Brazing of Copper Pipe and Tubing for Medical Gas Systems
American Welding Society, 01-Jan-2001, 21 pages
Click to Order.


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