(This is not the kit for the Jewelry 1 fabrication class. Please see the supplies list pdf that was emailed right after registratioon for info on the tools required and sources)
Basic kit of tools for soldering on jewelry metals like sterling, gold, copper and brass. These are the same tools I've selected especially for my soldering students. Order the right tools the first time and solder successfully!
A butane torch (shown in picture) is not included in the kit, but we have 2 recommended torches available to customize your kit: the Blazer Stingray for jobs up to 1" in diameter and the Blazer Big Shot for medium to large jobs.
- 6x6 Transite Soldering Board (6x12 shown)
- Non-locking Utility Tweezers
- Charcoal Block (hard)
- Titanium Soldering Pick
- Brush for Flux
This kit no longer inlcudes Handy Flux paste. We recommend at flouride-free paste flux or the flux of your choice.
For thorough instrtuctions on soldering and practice projects, we recommend Joe Silvera's books, Soldering Made Simple: Easy Techniques for Kitchen Table Jewelers and Soldering Beyond the Basics: Techniques to Build Confidence and Control. Prefer to watch on DVD? Try our Soldering Made Simple DVD.