The best soldered joints come from the best cleaning and fluxing products, as well as a careful and professional technique. Oatey® Solder, Flux and Cleaning Products are designed for the professional who takes pride in knowing just how to do the job right and chooses the highest quality products.
What is the difference between #5 and #95 fluxes?
The #95 paste flux contains a silver solder tinning powder which helps fill in the joint when heat is applied, #5 does not.
Which solder should be used when installing water lines?
Silver Lead Free, 95/5 and Instant Solder are approved for this application.
What type of solder and flux are recommended to solder stainless steel?
None. Oatey does not manufacture a solder or flux for this application.