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Here's Why to choose Kay & Associates

  • Welcome to the Kay & Associates Website!
  • Need to solve a brazing problem in your shop?
  • Consulting Services
  • "Fundamentals of Brazing" Seminars!
  • "Expert Witness" Legal Services
  • Brazing Suppliers!

Welcome to the Kay & Associates Website!

Kay and Associates welcomes you to our website where you will find everything there is to know about Vacuum and Atmosphere Brazing solutions and techniques.

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Need to solve a brazing problem in your shop?

Brazing help is always here for you! Interested in cutting operating costs, or in producing parts more quickly? To help YOU achieve those goals is why I'm here!

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Consulting Services

Having been in the brazing business for 40 years, Dan Kay welcomes the opportunity to help you with any of your brazing needs! Feel free to contact me. I'm here to help you.

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"Fundamentals of Brazing" Seminars!

Do you wish your brazing personnel knew more about how to solve brazing problems more effectively on their own, so that significant productivity gains can be made quickly in your shop?

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"Expert Witness" Legal Services

Are you looking for an experienced brazing professional, with experience as an "expert witness" in legal cases involving brazing, to help you in a legal matter that concerns brazing?

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Brazing Suppliers!

Do you need to locate a supplier source for a brazing product or service and aren't sure where to look?

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Production-Brazing Seminars

Seminar dates and locations for Kay & Associates "Production-Brazing 101" seminars for remainder of 2023 are: 

Nov. 14-16, 2023     Simsbury, CT   (CLOSED --  Seminar full)

These 3-day regional Production-Brazing seminars provide intensive training in all forms/methods of brazing, for base materials ranging from aluminum to titanium to ceramics!  Each program will run from Tuesday through Thursday, 8 AM to 5 PM each day, and will also provide lots of time after class for private one-on-one consulting if needed.


Consulting Services

When you need outside help for your brazing operations, you need to be able to call someone...

…who not only has lots of effective hands-on brazing experience, but who can also answer your questions clearly and reliably.

Some of Our Consulting Services Include:

  • problem solving & process improvement
  • cost reduction
  • recommendations for equipment/consumables
  • hands-on brazing seminars on-site
  • on-going assistance on a retainer basis


About Dan Kay


Dan operates his own brazing consulting/training company, and has been involved full-time in brazing for more than 50-years. He received his Bachelor of Metallurgical Engineering (BMetEng) degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and his MBA from Michigan State University, and regularly consults in areas of vacuum and atmosphere brazing, as well as in torch (flame) and induction brazing.

His brazing-training seminars, held a number of times each year, help people learn to effectively apply brazing to improve productivity and lower their costs.

Prior to setting up his own company, Dan spent many years at both Handy & Harman and Wall Colmonoy in order to gain his significant expertise in all forms of brazing.  Click on the "Biography" tab above for more detailed info.

Primary Contact

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Dan Kay - Kay & Associates
4 Lawton Drive, Simsbury, CT, USA - 06070-2706

Office Telephone: (860) 431-0093

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Welcome to the Kay & Associates Website

Welcome to our website where you will find everything you need to know about Vacuum and Atmosphere Brazing solutions and techniques. Visit our brazing articles section for the latest on brazing's best practices and current research.

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