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Old June 17, 2012, 10:17 AM   #13
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Another melt test, is to take a sample know lead piece and unknow alloy and lay them in the bottom of a flat pan and slowly bring it up to temp. In most cases, the lead will melt before the allow. I use to do this test three times but now, only need one.
The alloy should always melt first.
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