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    locksmiths?

    I have heard that you can get brass key shavings,old doorknobs,and keys? Is this true?



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    sounds reasonable, but how much is the real question.

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    Yes, they have that, but they also know they can turn it in for $$$'s.

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    i once got some stuff from a lock shop going out of buisness,, a 5 gallon bucket half full of brass keys, when i went to scrap yard they wanted to know every thing,,when and where i got it, from whom,,phone number of locksmith, a 100 questions,,since i dint even know his name they told me to bring it back when i had all the info,, well that wasent going to happen, so i just add a dozen of so keys to my brass bucket,and take them in with that,when i do a scrap run, still have some keys left after 2 years,, oh well , get my money out of it ,, just takes longer..

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    People doing 'Steam punk' stuff will buy keys, the older the better. Anything else like that too.
    Old gauges, clocks, chain, glasses, makers plaques etc.

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