Lead-free Pewter Finish solder is 100% safe for jewelry and skin contact applications. It has the penetration, solderability and capillary action of 50/50, which melts between 361?? - 421?? F It is a unique solder that renders a lightweight, yet strong product with lovely satin finished seams resembling pewter. Using a 100 watt soldering iron is recommended. Lead-free solder is ideal for projects that will be handled frequently or worn, or in workshops and classrooms that need to stay lead free. Sold in a 1 lb. spool.
Delphi Tip: Lead-Free Solder should be used when making projects where your skin comes in contact with it, such as jewelry, boxes and kaleidoscopes.
Soldered jewelry shown made by artist Shannon Jones. From Delphi s Online Artist Gallery.