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2. We got a good look at all the internal parts of a torque converter, and were intrigued to learn that many of the components within (look at the fins) are secured in place by furnace brazing, a process in which a bronze/silicon solution acts as a filler metal to join components together. The result is a solid, reinforced component that acts as a single piece.

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