This alloy is not permitted for use on potable water systems due to presence of lead. With excellent liquidity, it is useful on steel, copper and nickel alloys, but not recommended for applications with high levels of vibration or where the joint is subject to heavy stresses. 60/40 Tin-Lead solder is available in solid or rosin/acid cores.


Melting Pt. 360 ºF
182 ºC
Flow Pt. 375 ºF
190 ºC
MBT1 415
AWS Sn 60
Preform Options Bands (Sleeves) 
Custom Designs 
Discs - Coated, Cored 
Rings - Coated, Cored
Washers - Coated, Cored, Linked
Resale Options Bar (Various Sizes) Paste 
Strip - Flux Core 
Wire - Flux Core
Approx. Wire Length (BCuP/lb.) (BAg/Tr.oz) 1056 in @ 0.062 diameter 
4080 in @ 0.031 diameter 
504 in @ 0.093 diameter

Phsycial Constants

Color Grey
Density 0.322 lb./cu.in


Useful on steel, copper am nickel alloys, this alloy offers excellent liquidity. Good for tight fit-ups.


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Compare With

  • AWS: Sn 60
  • PI: Sn60Pb40


  • Brazing Temperature Range High: 476 F / 247 C
  • Brazing Temperature Range Low: 426 F / 219 C
  • Liquidus: 376 F / 191 C
  • Solidus: 361 F / 183 C



  • Sn: 60%
  • Pb: 40%

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