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  1. Thread: 520's Scrap Finds

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    For reals I am going to start a rival forum if...

    For reals I am going to start a rival forum if this **** doesnt start being more reliable.
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    Like Ive said before, I have been tracking. The...

    Like Ive said before, I have been tracking. The last 24hrs the site has been down like 80% of the time. Down 50% of the time the past 7 days. Im bout to start my own scrap metal forum and keep it up...
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    I've been keeping track ...

    I've been keeping track

    https://statuspage.freshping.io/10644-scrapmetalforum

    It is down about ~30% of the time (over the last week)
  4. Thread: New hustles??

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    Is my day job considered a hustle? lol

    Is my day job considered a hustle? lol
  5. Thread: Computer scrap

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    Me too

    Me too
  6. Thread: Computer Towers

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    This thead is a question - I had considered doing flat rate boxes, which you...

    I had considered doing flat rate boxes, which you can load up to 70lbs from USPS, for $19-ish. But even that comes out to $0.27/lb for shipping so anything less that that obviously isnt worth doing...
  7. International - These are very hard to come across. Ive taken...

    These are very hard to come across. Ive taken apart many computers and servers and still havent come across any that I thought could be one of these. I do have some old powerPC cpus our of some dual...
  8. Thread: Computer Towers

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    This thead is a question - I have not but will right now. I can sell the...

    I have not but will right now. I can sell the hard-drives without boards for $0.20/lb which is pretty good, to my local place, powersupplies with wires for $0.30/lb and dvd/cd drives for $0.10/lb. So...
  9. Thread: Susspended account

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    You did not read the chart wrong. It is down very...

    You did not read the chart wrong. It is down very frequently. It emails me every time it goes down and I usually check to confirm and it is always accurate so far.
  10. Thread: Susspended account

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    The issue is 100% on the hosting server side of...

    The issue is 100% on the hosting server side of things or a network issue from where it is being hosted. I set up this (just created an account basically) to check if the problem is just me or if the...
  11. National - Man! I gotta keep an eye out! Who would have...

    Man! I gotta keep an eye out! Who would have known these had any value! I would have just scrapped the whole oven or MAYBE ripped the board out and throw it in my low grade board pile...
  12. Thread: Susspended account

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    I have noticed it has been down a bunch when I...

    I have noticed it has been down a bunch when I try to access it. So I set this up to track it (and so I could check to see if it was just me or actually down):...
  13. Thread: Computer Towers

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    This thead is a question - Man I gotta find somewhere around me to pay those...

    Man I gotta find somewhere around me to pay those prices. The places by me pay $1/lb for mother boards, and .20/lb for harddrives
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    Last time I went I got $0.02/lb for shred at my...

    Last time I went I got $0.02/lb for shred at my yard. Pretty low. It was up at $0.05 a few months ago.
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    I do not remember the specific model number but...

    I do not remember the specific model number but it was a frigidaire. I used this site to check the serial/model number at the time to confirm if the one I had was in the recall....
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    Easy $100 from the curb

    About a month ago I grabbed a dehumidifier from the curb, as I wanted another one for my basement, grabbed it. Brought it home, plugged it in, worked great. I went to google the model number to find...
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    Good to know! I did cut the copper pipe thing, no...

    Good to know! I did cut the copper pipe thing, no liquid that I saw.... these were older computers. Good info. Ill throw the one into the alum. heatsink pile and the other into my copper box.
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    I did scrape it with a file and it seemed like...

    I did scrape it with a file and it seemed like more of the outside material.... Didn't look like aluminum or copper. The one is 100% copper. But the one with the one conducting tube on the back...
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    Need help identifying these heat-sinks

    https://imgur.com/a/RNesjkV

    There is a peice of copper next to 2 other heatsinks...

    Both are non-magnetic, but dont look like copper I have seen. The one single peice one seems like it could...
  20. Colorado | National - Do you require memory to be in tested and working...

    Do you require memory to be in tested and working condition?
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    Yea, I get practically nothing for light iron, I...

    Yea, I get practically nothing for light iron, I mostly just take the stuff left over after getting the valuable metals out just to get it out of my house. The last few times its been <$10 in light...
  22. LOL I wish that was part of the load.... had to...

    LOL I wish that was part of the load.... had to get that myself from the store unfortunately. Seems like the appropriate drink for scrappin'. Its cheap, and has STEEL right in the name!
  23. Think I got a good deal today! PC/electronics scrap

    I got a bunch of stuff from a guy off craigslist for $80. Seemed like a win/win since he got to clear out space which he said he needed. I weighed out the PCs/Laptops/Phones and paid $0.20/lb for...
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    Ah ok, yea I get what you mean.

    Ah ok, yea I get what you mean.
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    Right, yea that is possible if you know what you...

    Right, yea that is possible if you know what you are getting, but for curb-side picking, you cant know what you are going to get, you could find a fan and not know if it works. If it works, great,...
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