Nice beginner overview explaining diff. between soft soldering, hard soldering, welding, and brazing. Includes when you would use each. Strangely leaves out soft solder/stained glass connection. I've discovered diff. fields use some terms diff. I think this is how most jewelers would classify.
How to Use a Soldering Pick If you are new to soldering, or still a little hesitant in your soldering skills, a Soldering Pick is something you will want to get used to and learn how to use. In soldering there are many uses for a soldering pick, from moving or holding pieces that are being soldered to adding or holding solder in its place during soldering. I use my soldering pick every time I solder to add solder to the joint I am soldering. Read more at www.JewelryMonk.com