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#1 awmcneal



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Posted 11 March 2018 - 12:51 AM

I'm new to stained glass.  This is my 3rd piece, the 1st 2 were practice pieces which went pretty well.  With this piece after I soldered the back side, I washed the piece to get the flux off and some of the foil came off the edge, help.  Is there a way to repair this without having to unsolder and start over? Or can I somehow just refoil that part that came off?  I've tried to post a pic but I keep getting an error that the server returned an error during upload, but thats another problem  Oo..oO

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Posted 11 March 2018 - 04:30 AM

Yes, you can clean the edge so the foil will stick again and apply the new piece of foil.   You should run a bead of solder on the edge so that the foil is protected.

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