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  1. 2 take aways from what you said. Yes i...

    2 take aways from what you said.

    Yes i started to neglect the curb for the same reasons. After doing pick ups from the shops and doing the daily dumpster route it became to the point where i...
  2. Curb co. is fun and all but the real money isnt...

    Curb co. is fun and all but the real money isnt at the curb. I only do curb co. 1 day a week now. I prefer to drive 2 miles for a truck load instead of driving aimlessly around 20+ miles to find $5,...
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    All good here like nothing ever happened, I just...

    All good here like nothing ever happened, I just saw bigfoot
  4. I did mean headache rack. i have a homemade one...

    I did mean headache rack. i have a homemade one on my truck that connects the side walls. it was intended as a "window blocker" but i also throw long items up there like the long water lines i get...
  5. This is wear having a headache rack comes in...

    This is wear having a headache rack comes in handy...

    But speaking from experience, Ive done those 12ft ware house racks hanging over the tailgate before. Use something as a counter weight to put...
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    Shred up 15/ton, now 115/Ton in Chicago Heights...

    Shred up 15/ton, now 115/Ton in Chicago Heights Il

    Shred up 10/ton, now 100/ton in Alsip Il
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    I use a hacksaw. Less blade kerf

    I use a hacksaw. Less blade kerf
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    I just went and weighed a set of clean evaporator...

    I just went and weighed a set of clean evaporator coils from a 3 bed ranch style home. They came out to be 9 lbs cleaned.
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    I never really weigh them, but i would say they...

    I never really weigh them, but i would say they avg around 15 lbs after you clean them. Largest evaporator coil i got was over 15lbs per side, So 30lbs would be the heavyest ive seen. Usually the...
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    I seen American scrap metal in Alsip Ill is down...

    I seen American scrap metal in Alsip Ill is down to 80/ton on their FB page. Went to the only yard open on sundays and they are still at 100/ton.
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    Sell them whole. Also you can always open one up...

    Sell them whole. Also you can always open one up to see whats inside of them. Keep all the nuts and bolts to put it back together if you think its not worth it.
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    Yesterdays non ferrous run. 4699

    Yesterdays non ferrous run.
    4699
  13. This is going to be my most profitable year...

    This is going to be my most profitable year scrapping in my 11 years of doing this. And prices wern't even that great.
  14. Thread: Any idea

    by greytruck
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    Tungsten carbide paid real good years ago, was...

    Tungsten carbide paid real good years ago, was like $12/lb in 2010, 2011 time frame
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    Ran in a load of cast iron, all steel grades up...

    Ran in a load of cast iron, all steel grades up another 10/ton.

    Shred 100/ton
    Cast 110/ton
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    LOL Friggin rights bud, and then we cheech'd.......

    LOL Friggin rights bud, and then we cheech'd.... Stovepipe!!!
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    Shred up 20/ton. Currently 90/ton in Chicago...

    Shred up 20/ton. Currently 90/ton in Chicago Heights Illinois.
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    For sure, one guy on youtube buys junk cars for...

    For sure, one guy on youtube buys junk cars for $100 ea and parts them out then scraps them. But hes got alot of land to store them. He also does it like a pick and pull auto wrecker. Resells the...
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    lol, That must be one big radiator, avg car rads...

    lol, That must be one big radiator, avg car rads are worth around .75 - 1.00 ea cleaned
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    I go threw the ghetto to a scrap yard and a...

    I go threw the ghetto to a scrap yard and a pallet place on the south side of Chicago. Yes they looted the 2 cell phone shops, pawn shop, liquor store, auto zone, walgreens, and smashed up a night...
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    In my experience it seems that buckets of a/c...

    In my experience it seems that buckets of a/c coil noodles usually weigh the most compared to wire, pipes and tube
  22. You should put 2 pieces of wood going across the...

    You should put 2 pieces of wood going across the back of the truck to hold both of sides together, Then its more framed. That way the sides wont bend outward if weight pushes on them cause the load...
  23. Oh my! LOL i made a cage for my 2010 tacoma out...

    Oh my! LOL i made a cage for my 2010 tacoma out of 2 old fouton beds. one for the back window and one for the sides. For the back window i cut them a little over half. used a 2 pieces of old shelf...
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    Still #2 here. Sold a bunch over the last few...

    Still #2 here. Sold a bunch over the last few weeks with no problems.

    I know FreonJoe has called it field wire b4, also a youtuber from maryland called his the same thing in one of his videos.
  25. Cans are up .03/lb. was .25 now .28. Nice little...

    Cans are up .03/lb. was .25 now .28. Nice little suprise
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