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23 Nov 2004

Soldering wire
My hobby is decorating cutlery with soldering wire (solid core).

I want to know if the soldering wire is toxic.

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01 Jan 0001

Sally, I suppose overexposure to lead/tin can cause serious problems, but I don’t know how much you’re exposed to. The best would probably be ask your doctor to draw blood and make sure that you’re OK. Good luck.
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