Are you using the best torch and tip for your projects? Or, is it time to buy and set up your very first torch? How do you choose the right one? Here’s our latest video, Soldering 103: How To Choose the Right Soldering Torch for Jewelry Making. In this, the third installment of Rio Grande’s video series on soldering, Mark Nelson explains how to choose the right torch for the job. There are so many to consider, the decision can be daunting! We know that you want to purchase the most effective torch for your projects, as well as one that will be versatile enough to use on a wide variety of projects in the future. So, to help eliminate confusion and create an “ah-ha” moment instead, Mark walks you through a plethora of choices. This video features a variety of torches. Mark covers when to use certain tips or heads for each torch, and gives information on bottled gas requirements, noting what might be best for the space you have to work in. So, take the next 12 minutes to learn about which one you might need. Mark makes it easy.
Now that you’ve seen the third video in our series, check out our first two, if you haven’t already: Soldering 101 – What is Jewelry Soldering, Anyway? and Soldering 102 – Basic Soldering Set-Up for Jewelry Soldering. Then, let us know if you found that “ah-ha” moment by leaving a comment, right here at Rio Grande’s Blog.