* Remove any oil, grease, or other contaminants from the surface to be brazed.Ã‚Â
* Apply flux to joint by dipping, SÜAbbing or brushing area being brazed. The flux may be used as supplied or diluted.Ã‚Â
* Apply heat, by torch, induction or other means to area being brazed after flux has been applied to activate the flux.Ã‚Â
* Feed the braze alloy into the joint, unlesSÜA brazing preform iSÜAlready in place.Ã‚Â
* Clean flux residues from brazed joint using hot water (60Ã‚Â°C Ã‚Â± 5Ã‚Â°C / 140Ã‚Â°F Ã‚Â± 10Ã‚Â°F) for best results. If unavailable, room temperature water may also be used.
WARNING: PROTECT yourself and others. Read and underSÜAnd this information.Ã‚Â FUMESÜAND GASES can be hazardous to your health.Ã‚Â HEAT RAYS, (infrared radiation) from flame or hot metal can injure eyes.Ã‚Â Before use, read and underSÜAnd the manufacturerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s instructions, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and your employer's safety practices.Ã‚Â Keep your head out of fumes.Ã‚Â Use enough ventilation, exhaust at the flame, or heat source, to keep fumeSÜAnd gases from your breathing zone and the general area.Ã‚Â Wear correct eye, ear, and body protection.Ã‚Â See American National StandardZ49.1, Safety in Welding, Cutting, and Allied Processes, published by the American Welding Society, 8669 Doral Blvd., Doral, Florida 33166; OSÜA Safety and Health SÜAndards, available from the U.S. Government Office, Washington, DC 20402.