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    To answer your second question, a strategy to...

    To answer your second question, a strategy to consider is removing all of the screws. Use a sawzaw with a sharp blade to cut all of the exterior loops. These are #2. Using a sharp blades allows...
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    Congrats on the score. Word of warning, not all...

    Congrats on the score. Word of warning, not all hvac techs are qualified to remove the Freon and it is possible to remove the unit with the Freon still trapped. If you cut into it and it starts...
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    Thanks Dakotarog. Just saw this and called about...

    Thanks Dakotarog. Just saw this and called about the job. I am only stockpiling because of the low steel prices, but the challenge and desire to learn was tempting. They actually have three...
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    Enjoyed your video. As far as the rebar, I am...

    Enjoyed your video. As far as the rebar, I am usually to lazy to mess with the ribbing.

    I noticed your large barrel already had the lid removed. For those trying to remove a sealed lid, please...
  5. Miked has the best advice, but another avenue to...

    Miked has the best advice, but another avenue to pursue is farmers and ranchers. They are always wiring new buildings and sheds. In the two states I reside, a homeowner can do their own electrical...
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    this thread has a poll - [QUOTE=Sirscrapalot;302205]Patriot....I know you...

    [QUOTE=Sirscrapalot;302205]Patriot....I know you shared you worked in education before but I don't recall you sharing the history teacher part.

    I think me, you, and the cooler would have a good...
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    this thread has a poll - As a history teacher I would like to highlight...

    As a history teacher I would like to highlight that the Bubonic Plague that ravaged Europe in the 1600's is still around today. It runs in cycles in prairie dogs and coyote's around here and people...
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    this thread has a poll - Why worry about wearing a mask? Add sunglasses,...

    Why worry about wearing a mask? Add sunglasses, hat, and unusual clothes for yourself and no one will know who you are. It is like being invisible. No one will pay attention to you. It is the...
  9. Thread: Hi dear All

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    Welcome to SMF and our unique lifestyle. Tell us...

    Welcome to SMF and our unique lifestyle. Tell us more about what you do and what type of scrap you prefer.
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    Welcome to SMF. Great advice above and if you...

    Welcome to SMF. Great advice above and if you can make it in this market, you are doing great.
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    The use of gas from scrapped cars fuels the...

    The use of gas from scrapped cars fuels the endless brush piles. To China with love.
  12. Thread: Introduction

    by Patriot76
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    Welcome to SMF and congradulations on your...

    Welcome to SMF and congradulations on your retirement from lurking. You wil find that the majority here are good neighbors and will adhere to the social distancing, only upon request.
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    I hope to meet you there. The NFR, American...

    I hope to meet you there. The NFR, American Rodeo, and more horses tend to take all of my scrap funds.
  14. Thread: Introduction

    by Patriot76
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    Welcome to SMF. I was not a Buffalo Bills fan...

    Welcome to SMF. I was not a Buffalo Bills fan until Josh Allen was drafted. I am not sure what you are interested in, but we have a complete library to start you on your way. Just use the advanced...
  15. This thread has a tip for you - I see it as curb-co with the added strategy that...

    I see it as curb-co with the added strategy that it concentrates the metal in one place at the same time. Maybe similar to spring cleaning events that many communities around here use, bringing out...
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    This thead is a question - I sell aluminum motors separate from copper wound.

    I sell aluminum motors separate from copper wound.
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    I love my lifestyle so much I have done...

    I love my lifestyle so much I have done everything in my power to ensure that outside influences do not change it. No I am not a prepper or survivalist, just a conservative realist.
  18. This thread has a tip for you - Welcome to SMF. It sounds like you have a plan...

    Welcome to SMF. It sounds like you have a plan which is the first step. Please keep us updated so we know how it works out for you.
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    Sorry, I did not mean to derail your thread.

    Sorry, I did not mean to derail your thread.
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    Not everyone stock piles with the idea that it...

    Not everyone stock piles with the idea that it will produce money when SHTF. When you only look at money for survival, you are going down the wrong path in my opinion. Repurposing items for a new...
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    My lifestyle does not require a great deal of...

    My lifestyle does not require a great deal of money because I buy in bulk when it is on sale. In addition, moving towards self efficiency reduces the dependency on others to obtain the necessities...
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    Be careful with this strategy because others have...

    Be careful with this strategy because others have contaminated bricks and unless you are dealing with a large entity, they may not have the means to verify the purity.
  23. Thread: introductiom

    by Patriot76
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    Welcome to SMF and home to social distancing...

    Welcome to SMF and home to social distancing employment. The money is not great, the work is hard, and the education is never ending. The best part is we get to break things. Put on your boots,...
  24. this thread has pictures - Cory, glad you stopped in. It is nice to see...

    Cory, glad you stopped in. It is nice to see some of the old timers return once in a while. When you were a regular here, you had a strong/honest reputation and because of your past contributions...
  25. Thread: Oil futures

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    Hills gave a great analogy of the supply chain. ...

    Hills gave a great analogy of the supply chain. One example of the inter-dependency of goods and services is the relationship of corn to the demand for oil. Ethanol is a by product of corn and with...
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