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In Oxy/Acet your options are rather limited to a braze rather than a weld. Most of our bicycle- and motorcycle-building sector have the best results using Sifbronze No.101 on similar materials to yours Reynolds, CrMo tubesteels, Sifbrone No.101 is a silicon-bronze alloy with excellent capillary action and good ductility, which produces a strong, shock-resistant bond to be formed via the oxy/acetylene brazing process. For best results, customers use Sifbronze No.101 with a GasFluxer, a cleaner, more efficient alternative to powder-flux giving better capillary flow into the joint.
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