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    6.25/ hundred for Shredder feed... they are paying too much here, too much competition is driving the price up someone has to go broke soon



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    9.78 per hundred for shred feed today.

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    Is that Weitsman in New Castle or another yard?

    Only $6.75 a hundred here in SE PA.

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    Weitsman in New Castle it is. PSC down the road is paying slightly less. Weitsman is open to 630pm so it's convenient. I talked to some people yesterday, they are driving 3 hours each way to sell to Weitsman there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by APA View Post
    Weitsman in New Castle it is. PSC down the road is paying slightly less. Weitsman is open to 630pm so it's convenient. I talked to some people yesterday, they are driving 3 hours each way to sell to Weitsman there.
    Thier facebook page actually has shred at $230 gt (10.27 per hundred). Cars without motors at $220 GT (9.82 per hundred)

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    They lowered prices last Friday. That list is old.

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    Over $210 ton is what the big yards are getting. Gold at 1.283 and holding steady. Copper at 264 a little wavy . Aluminum 1910 ton but most yards are only paying .30 .50 makes me wonder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deathhit02 View Post
    Over $210 ton is what the big yards are getting. Gold at 1.283 and holding steady. Copper at 264 a little wavy . Aluminum 1910 ton but most yards are only paying .30 .50 makes me wonder.
    Over $210 ton for what kind of steel? And is this a metric, gross or net ton price? Same questions for the Aluminum and what type?


    Gross ton (long ton) 2240 lbs.
    Metric ton (tonne) 2205 lbs.
    Net ton (short ton) 2000 lbs.
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    Scrapper porn.... This is the best day in a while.


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    Scrap prices

    Lemont scrap . South west of Chicago is at 160 ton and that's not net. Prices should go up . China's looking to buy ore and scrap metal. And of coarse copper. As For E scrap there's a lot of crooks out there. With low prices. And fast BS talk .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deathhit02 View Post
    As For E scrap there's a lot of crooks out there. With low prices. And fast BS talk .
    That's why I deal with the proven buyers here on the forum. Mike
    "Profit begins when you buy NOT when you sell." {quote passed down to me from a wise man}

    Now go beat the copper out of something, Miked

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    Shred up to 140/Ton. Was 130 yesterday

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deathhit02 View Post
    Lemont scrap . South west of Chicago is at 160 ton and that's not net. Prices should go up . China's looking to buy ore and scrap metal. And of coarse copper. As For E scrap there's a lot of crooks out there. With low prices. And fast BS talk .
    It's the summer, they're out in droves. Some telemarketer called me this morning and asked where I took my scrap too. I asked who they were and they hung up. Why is it I only get the weird callers >.<

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    Quote Originally Posted by logansryche View Post
    It's the summer, they're out in droves. Some telemarketer called me this morning and asked where I took my scrap too. I asked who they were and they hung up. Why is it I only get the weird callers >.<
    No you are not, I don't answer phone calls from numbers I don't know. I'm no longer looking for scrap so I'm not missing anything. Mike

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    I always answer my phone.

    Still 100 a ton but copper has been going up. #1 is $2.37 lb and #2 is $2.14 lb.

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    Quote Originally Posted by miked View Post
    No you are not, I don't answer phone calls from numbers I don't know. I'm no longer looking for scrap so I'm not missing anything. Mike
    Normally I wouldn't but I've noticed more and more doctors are calling for appointment stuff from inside lines. Didn't help it was a syracuse number.

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    Well, my real job cancelled today so I used the time to clean up the shop and trailer. It has been a pretty good week: I sold a curbco air handler for $200. I sold the garage sale jointer for $200, and now this trailer full....



    Gave the teller $4 and the three guys that helped me $2 bucks each. I know it is not a huge amount, but it is cold beer for them.


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    Quote Originally Posted by t00nces2 View Post

    Your brass bucket..... is actually... a BRASS bucket!!!!!

    Love it!
    Out of clutter, find simplicity. --Albert Einstein

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    Quote Originally Posted by auminer View Post
    Your brass bucket..... is actually... a BRASS bucket!!!!!

    Love it!
    Yes, I buy them when I can for a buck a piece. I use them to scrap until they fall apart and then move the next one into place. The guys at the yard keep telling me that they are gonna get it one day.

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    Chicago south side

    Shredder yard holding at 140/Ton
    Non shredder yard 120/Ton

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