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    These people have no pride...

    A news story I saw last night and I posted on one of my social media sites. The McCrossan's Boys Ranch is a residential place for young guys in trouble with the law and heading down the wrong path....
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    That's a good one, like the local governments...

    That's a good one, like the local governments around here do something like that on their own. They don't don't pick anything up. Free drop off for electronics and other household "hazardous" waste...
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    Typical of a lot of "free" cl ads in my metro. If...

    Typical of a lot of "free" cl ads in my metro. If that's an ac, might be worth stopping by but half the larger stuff is probably frozen in. The old metal gas can maybe worth more as a collector's...
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    Yeah, but now its Feb. and as greytuck noted, new...

    Yeah, but now its Feb. and as greytuck noted, new contracts go into effect.

    blackgold12_ How much of the non-ferrous drop is a panic reaction that China-land is going off-line or at least a big...
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    I've mostly retired from scrapping out CRTs,...

    I've mostly retired from scrapping out CRTs, although somehow I have 3 small old TVs with the fake wood look out in my garage right now, I thought maybe someone would like them as a decoration in a...
  6. Great story!! I hope yur not still doing 18 hour...

    Great story!! I hope yur not still doing 18 hour days. Need other parts of life as well!!
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    P76- I think either your bench or even more your...

    P76- I think either your bench or even more your wine rack would bring some serious coin in a big metro area, probably Cali more than NYC with the base materials but who knows. I'd do some research...
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    This thread is an urgent one - Yeah, $1,800 USD but how many hours involved in...

    Yeah, $1,800 USD but how many hours involved in making those gems...? But then again, how do you factor in the pleasure aspect of the people buying them. That alone may make it all worth while.
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    Neat idea, I'll have to remember that one!

    Neat idea, I'll have to remember that one!
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    The scrappers dilemma, where there's more people,...

    The scrappers dilemma, where there's more people, the more scrap but generally the more rules to follow. I would certainly heed t00nces2's advice but I feel for the guys who have to deal with a lot...
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    This thread is an urgent one - Those are beauties!!

    Those are beauties!!
  12. Thanks for sharing there blackgold12. Its been a...

    Thanks for sharing there blackgold12. Its been a while since I've squirrel hunted but I was always amazed how well they were endowed in the nads department per body size...
  13. Yep, that's how a lot of trees get started...

    Yep, that's how a lot of trees get started...
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    Worked in a scrap yard years ago, guy...

    [QUOTE]Worked in a scrap yard years ago, guy drives in with a truck loaded something like the OP, soon as he pulls off the scale the truck broke in half, so the whole thing stayed [QUOTE]

    Irony...
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    :lol::lol:

    :lol::lol:
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    Did they come painted/ non brass color or do you...

    Did they come painted/ non brass color or do you think someone modified them at some point...?
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    Rock on eesakiwi!! You guys are some of the first...

    Rock on eesakiwi!! You guys are some of the first to see the New Years. Enjoy your festival!
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    This thread has a tip for you - Even if taken at the lowest price here (about 20...

    Even if taken at the lowest price here (about 20 cents a pound right now), I would tale it off their hands and spend the hour or so separating it while listening to tv. Good tip!
  19. Wisconsin | National - TJ, I'm glad to hear that you're fighting the...

    TJ, I'm glad to hear that you're fighting the good fight, God bless you man!! I hope you get whole on multiple fronts.

    I would be thinking of stuff I have as e-scrap only, never got into salvaging...
  20. Wisconsin | National - I'm glad to hear that there's been positive...

    I'm glad to hear that there's been positive movement in this story. Merry Christmas!!

    I'm wondering if anyone on here has shipped to TJ this year and gotten paid or has it all been finalizing...
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    Yeah, I need to call my steel yard. Last I...

    Yeah, I need to call my steel yard. Last I checked in either late Oct or early Nov, they were at about $25-30 a ton for their "tin and wire" which is the equivalent to people's "shred" or whatever...
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    It takes all kinds. That guy probably doesn't...

    It takes all kinds. That guy probably doesn't even have vehicle insurance!
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    Score, motherload, or otherwise awesome thread. - Was someone in the lady's family a computer...

    Was someone in the lady's family a computer builder or was someone else who had done e-scrap at one time or didn't she offer an explanation...?
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    So, when you're saying $4.60 for copper, you're...

    So, when you're saying $4.60 for copper, you're probably measuring it in kilograms, correct? Your $4.60 divide by 2.2 would be about 2.09 a pound here. Take your Aussie dollar value (69%) of USD and...
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    Extruded alum down to 27 cents here-- have never...

    Extruded alum down to 27 cents here-- have never seen it that low, alum breakage that was always a nickel a pound down to 2 cents, electric motors 3 cents, even Cu is sliding a bit-- #2 is now $1.65....
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