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Torch soldering utilizes a fuel gas flame as the heat source in the soldering process to produce a leak-tight assembly with some degree of mechanical strength. This article describes the advantages, limitations, and applications of torch soldering. It reviews the equipment used and the basic heating techniques required for the soldering.

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Charles E. Fuerstenau, Torch Soldering, Welding, Brazing and Soldering, Vol 6, ASM Handbook, Edited By David LeRoy Olson, Thomas A. Siewert, Stephen Liu, Glen R. Edwards, ASM International, 1993, p 351–352,

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