Adventures in TIG Brazing

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  • Published on: 03 October 2018
  • Never TIG brazed a day in my life; always wanted to try it. Join me as I probably do a ton of stuff wrong!

    Music: "Danzon De Pasion" - Jimmy Fontanez/Media Right Productions
  • Runtime : 18:11
  • tig brazing silicon bronze flexloc torch flex lock tig torch 3m speedglas welding helmet flexlock ckworldwide htp221 usaweld ac dc tig pulse welding pulse settings tig pulser

COMMENTS: 40

  • Peter Booth
    Peter Booth   21 hours ago

    I used to use that stuff to braze .065 woven steel mesh to 1.25 hexagonal stock.... it’s wonderful stuff.

  • Ray Legg
    Ray Legg   2 days ago

    Ok I got it 😁! Just cause I noticed the buttons means I'm not a velder. Maybe a Boilermaker though. Krotiens don't have a W in their vocabulary.

  • bob dobs
    bob dobs   3 days ago

    Wear decent gloves... The fumes from this stuff burnt the skin off the back of my hands a few years back.

  • Calvin Engelbrecht
    Calvin Engelbrecht   3 days ago

    "For reference, here's a 3/32" filler rod" Are you building a weld coupon for ants??

  • Calvin Engelbrecht
    Calvin Engelbrecht   4 days ago

    Love the Star Trek reference, wonder how many caught that. Only found your channel a couple weeks ago and I'm hooked!

  • Pepe Le Pew
    Pepe Le Pew   6 days ago

    I got lucky with ac seem to be cleaner . Real hot melted the base

  • Nice Guy!
    Nice Guy!   1 weeks ago

    I subscribed because the "3/32 filler rod" joke. Very nice!

  • Legal Limit Outdoors
    Legal Limit Outdoors   1 weeks ago

    Nice Video. Do yeah think that Brazing Aluminum would work.Thanks for you're time.

  • Lloyd Lupfer
    Lloyd Lupfer   1 weeks ago

    I know this is a way old vid and hope you see this post. I don't know if anyone has mentioned, back up on the arc length for brazing. Will give a bigger "heat effected zone" thus won't have to wash. Or use fancy pulse or anything 😜

  • Skywaves
    Skywaves   1 weeks ago

    What brand of filler rod did you use? This is a good learning video. They way you present it with adjustments of machine and technique. Love it and thanks for taking your time and money to bring videos like this to us.

  • Supertyp
    Supertyp   1 weeks ago

    So it's literally soldering, not welding.

  • Forrest Hayes
    Forrest Hayes   1 weeks ago

    why no flux? I thought the flux helped work the bronze. or is that only with torch brazing?

  • Camillo Steuss
    Camillo Steuss   3 weeks ago

    You know that there is a video of yours on usaweld.com in regards to the tig welder of yours... Also, the price of that thing... made me sick... Back in my day, you could buy a house with that kinda money... Much love <3

  • Stephen Herr
    Stephen Herr   4 weeks ago

    I used this method to replace broken fins on some 1946 Harley knuckle heads, after grinding, shaping, blasting, and painting they looked like new.

  • KGB2101
    KGB2101   4 weeks ago

    Great video as always, but I'm curious about the overall strength you achieved and is it functional.

  • RyanRising
    RyanRising   4 weeks ago

    So how do you weld mahogany to cherry then, if SiB won’t do the trick?

  • d wood
    d wood   1 months ago

    Lol you are one funny dude. Very entertaining

  • Stan Burton
    Stan Burton   1 months ago

    Im curious if you can get bronze flux core wire.

  • caleb grefe
    caleb grefe   1 months ago

    Can you TIG braze aluminum with DC?

  • Little Lilburn
    Little Lilburn   1 months ago

    Lots of good information! I'm really getting into TIG welding silicone bronze and liking it!

  • Joe Hanson
    Joe Hanson   1 months ago

    is this rod useable with oxy-acet

  • J C
    J C   1 months ago

    Silicon Bronze aka coat hangers πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈπŸ€£

  • Starvin Marvin
    Starvin Marvin   1 months ago

    I’d be careful what I’d say around the robot overlords

  • mikeiver
    mikeiver   1 months ago

    Having done soldering, silver soldering, silver brazing, etc, etc, etc, I can totaly agree about the difference between gas brazing and TIG brazing. For those not in the know, a properly fit up joint that is well cleaned, fluxed, and heated with the filler applied in the correct way and amount with a gas torch will result in fillets on both the outside and inside of the joint as well as the interface. The result is a weld that far exceeds the strength of the base metals in most cases. Think CrMo motorcycle and bicycle frames as a prime example. Some aircraft frames use this method as well. I have used silver solder to join parts to make custom hydraulic fittings even that held

  • Joseph Smithe
    Joseph Smithe   1 months ago

    I've never brazed with my everlast tig welder before either but I keep seeing videos on it and want to give it a try.

  • grant johnston
    grant johnston   1 months ago

    Great video, thank you. I am not finding zinc free silicon bronze TIG rod, most have some percentage by weight of zinc. Can you recommend a specific product? Thank you

  • adys delicias
    adys delicias   1 months ago

    Bastich that last weld was to die for πŸ’ͺ

  • ObsessionPC
    ObsessionPC   1 months ago

    Just enough funny remarks that it was 110% enjoyable to watch and more than I bargained for when clicking the video! Thx for the awesome trails, I was wondering how this would work!

  • Scuba Bro
    Scuba Bro   1 months ago

    Bro... why didn’t you just take a bit of time to set up the foot pedal ? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

  • B6 schilke
    B6 schilke   1 months ago

    Great info and great technique but I find myself doubting the entire video since the presenter has chewed his fingernails down to their first joint. πŸ˜†

  • Andrew Bailey
    Andrew Bailey   1 months ago

    I don't need the peripheral vision in my welding mask. My cat is usually supposed to be on fire