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    The long conducting tubes are copper and can go...

    The long conducting tubes are copper and can go with your copper #2. For radiator bases either use a grinder as rags suggests or scrap down quickly with a flathead screwdriver. That will tell you...
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    This thead is a question - Can't make out the part number on the outside....

    Can't make out the part number on the outside. But you may or may not be able to use that to find whether an individual capacitor is tantalum, niobium or aluminum
  3. Ooh you got some Steel Reserve in the load. Most...

    Ooh you got some Steel Reserve in the load. Most valuable ferrous scrap/lb right now lol
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    Not a herpetologist me just an ethusiast so build...

    Not a herpetologist me just an ethusiast so build in some doubt to my take lol. The lower frequency of the white/light yellow stripes and splotches says california over desert king best I know, also...
  5. Thread: I <3 hoarders.

    by JJinLV
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    Had some luck with scrap bikes on Craigslist here...

    Had some luck with scrap bikes on Craigslist here in LV. Kade a quick few hundred on some old Hondas
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    That there is a beautiful california king snake....

    That there is a beautiful california king snake. Really lovely creatures them!
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    3 surface mounted gold capped cpus is a quick way...

    3 surface mounted gold capped cpus is a quick way for a board upgrade!
  8. That's a great price for brass connectors!!

    That's a great price for brass connectors!!
  9. Every yard I've tried to sell copper/brass wire...

    Every yard I've tried to sell copper/brass wire ends at has happily bought them as low grade copper or brass breakage. It's not a lot but should be at least twice shred price. Don't expect a lot more...
  10. This thead is a question - Dunno exactly what you mean by clean copper wire....

    Dunno exactly what you mean by clean copper wire. Do you mean bare bright scrap? Bare bright unused production scrap? Post-chopper/granulator Cu #1 or #2 slivers/pellets? Your best bet is going to be...
  11. Take some time to read through the e-waste...

    Take some time to read through the e-waste materials sent to your inbox when you first signed up or in the ewaste section of this forum. Three is *a lot* of useful information there. Different...
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    Hi there! There will be a small price difference...

    Hi there! There will be a small price difference when you sell the iron as "prepped" (clean, just the steel) or unprepped (with plastic or other contaminants). But iron prices are so low that it's...
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    This thead is a question - Didn't even notice that lol. Guess it didn't...

    Didn't even notice that lol. Guess it didn't register that there were illegal ways to prep Al from radiators for scrapping.
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    This thead is a question - Hi and welcome to the forum! We shred 1000s and...

    Hi and welcome to the forum! We shred 1000s and 1000s of lbs of ACRs where I work every day. I second the advice about of cutting off any steel brackets and selling them as Al-Cu radiatiors. Should...
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    Hi there! Please clarify what you mean by...

    Hi there! Please clarify what you mean by separating.
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    Your best best for both is to sell per piece and...

    Your best best for both is to sell per piece and not per pound. The platters you should be able to sell as mlcc price at your local yard but they're aesthetically pretty so some folks buy them for...
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    Starters, alternators and AC compressors can be...

    Starters, alternators and AC compressors can be sold to just about any core buyer. With aluminum being so low right now it's almost a guarantee that even a low price core buyer will be higher than...
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    National - Shipped another pallet with Gorven a couple of...

    Shipped another pallet with Gorven a couple of weeks ago of all greater than scrap value items that necessitated, even if well packed, gentle enough handling. This was also the first time using his...
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    You can easily sell any 17" or larger LCD monitor...

    You can easily sell any 17" or larger LCD monitor to buyers who source them for remanufacture if the screens are good (not to say functional, but without bleeding - use a flashlight to check - or...
  20. Colorado | National - Completed another transaction of greater than...

    Completed another transaction of greater than scrap value RAM, hard drives and CPUs with PTS, and the first one on behalf of the yard where I work (we've got a buyer's thread too!). As always PTS was...
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    What's your general geographic area? Might have...

    What's your general geographic area? Might have suggestions
  22. If you make .15-.25 profits on aluminum, .20-.45...

    If you make .15-.25 profits on aluminum, .20-.45 on copper and brass and so on it's very plausible to run a low profit on iron. In Patriot's math at a lot of smaller yards that would cover payroll...
  23. Thread: Computer Towers

    by JJinLV
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    This thead is a question - Think you need like 10 posts before posting pics...

    Think you need like 10 posts before posting pics but you can link them on a third party host
  24. Thread: Computer Towers

    by JJinLV
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    This thead is a question - Depends on whether they have usable parts and...

    Depends on whether they have usable parts and what kind of $/lb you can get for towers near you and how much they've been stripped already. My general rule of thumb is if I can a decent approximation...
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    Lol you're very bad at crime kelly00!

    Lol you're very bad at crime kelly00!
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