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    Anything and everything copper

    I'm looking for some ways < besides wires(lol)TO GET COPPER, thanks!!!


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    Plumbing pipes, pre-1982 pennies (although it is illegal to melt them), eBay.
    Copper, brass, and Leather. 3 of my favorite things.

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    Well i alreday melted 601 of them woops

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    what do you mean by ebay tho????

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    Quote Originally Posted by KINGOFSCRAPPING View Post
    what do you mean by ebay tho????
    Seriously...???

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    buy all you want EBAY will make more!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mikeinreco View Post
    buy all you want EBAY will make more!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Only thing bad about Ebay its not free stuff and then you must wait for shipping...

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    Quote Originally Posted by KINGOFSCRAPPING View Post
    I'm looking for some ways < besides wires(lol)TO GET COPPER, thanks!!!
    I love copper.

    Seriously your going to have to do some research, watch some of Jason's youtube videos.


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    Quote Originally Posted by hobo finds View Post
    Only thing bad about Ebay its not free stuff and then you must wait for shipping...
    oh well I tried.......perhaps I don't live up to THE SCRAP KING

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    Quote Originally Posted by KINGOFSCRAPPING View Post
    I'm looking for some ways < besides wires(lol)TO GET COPPER, thanks!!!
    You have mail.

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    Next time you come to the forum. Look at the top right corner of the home page. There is a search box. type in whatever you are interested in. You may have to wrap your search term in quotation marks ("") for best results.

    Read a post. Then look at the bottom of that post to find other related posts to read. Enjoy

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    Collect appliances or anything that can contain copper. If someone is throwing something out (vacuum cleaner, etc.), ask if I can cut off the power cord. Someone is putting in a new washing machine? Ask if you can have the old one. I recently stopped by the city dump and found a copper pipe in a refuse pile. Carry a wire snippers in your vehicle. City having a cleanup day and stuff is stacked on the curb for pickup? Check the piles for items.

    Keep up on what buildings are being demolished. A local tavern and house in my neighborhood are set to be demolished. I contacted the owner and he has allowed me to scrap it out. Copper propane line, wiring, electrical boxes, compressors and other items I have retrieved.

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    Your name KINGOFSCRAPPING and your question does not indicate kingship yet , Wile copper is a good payer based on a rarity . It really is not rare to find
    TV's are a fine way to start , Vacuum motors . Safe to say ANY THING electric will have copper BUT as the years continue to move forward Aluminum has been used to replace many copper electric components . But since Aluminum is a decent payer , save your Aluminum in a trash pail as you search for COPPER ,
    So the general tip ANY THING electric and that is just about every thing

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