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  1. Thread: Recovery rates 2

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    Lol=).

    Lol=).
  2. Thread: Recovery rates 2

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    Recovery rates 2

    Hi did some wires got these for recovery rates hope these are close to what u guys have? Also is kcmil 250 is that mcm 250? Why is it so small? I thought it would be bigger more like the thhn 3/0...
  3. Thread: Recovery rates

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    If its mcm will it say so on the jacket? I dont...

    If its mcm will it say so on the jacket? I dont think ill get that im not sure. The biggest wire that i should get is at least 19 strands of solid wires about 20 3 foot sections. Mostly from breaker...
  4. Thread: Recovery rates

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    Recovery rates

    I just did some 10 gauge thwn nylon stranded wire it was 2oz whole then 1.6oz bare wire. I did 1.6 divided by 2 and i got 0.8 so thats a recovery of 80% tight did i do it right? As the dize of the...
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    Im using a box cutter lol. That machine of yours...

    Im using a box cutter lol. That machine of yours looks good though i think i have arthritis lol from manual stripping lol.
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    Insulated wire thwn 2 gauge

    I come across some thwn 2 gauge and somr other wire its black and stranded the thwn 2 gauge is white and it said nylon coating is it hard to strip with a box cutter? Whats the percentage of wire...
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    I see yeah i strip everything except 18 gauge....

    I see yeah i strip everything except 18 gauge. Since i dont find or get muxh wire to begin with.
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    lol sell all ur tools for 2$ a load thats...

    lol sell all ur tools for 2$ a load thats terrible and funny to=).
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    Cool ill look around. Also when im cutting...

    Cool ill look around. Also when im cutting compressors my vice is to small how big of a vice am i going to need to buy? Ac compressors not the fridge ones.
  10. Thread: Light balists

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    Lol well im on okcupid and pof but so far nothing...

    Lol well im on okcupid and pof but so far nothing but scams ugh. Maybe ill find a scrapper girl someday that would be fun=).
  11. Thread: Light balists

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    Yea definately messy. If you dont count time the...

    Yea definately messy. If you dont count time the copper all adds up you would have to do 3 balists to get slightly over a lb of #2. I dont get them often though so when i get them i take out the...
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    Thanks for the info=).

    Thanks for the info=).
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    Oh ok if i manage to get it ill have more acurate...

    Oh ok if i manage to get it ill have more acurate information. Recovery rates im gona be getting some 4/0 and some other thermo plastic looks like maybe 1 or 2 foot segments they come out of mobile...
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    Has anyone scrapped this type of cord?

    I waswondering has anyone ever scrapped a power cord for a mobile home or trailer? Dont have a pic. Its 3 phase power i heard. Its heavy with insulation on it its got 4 or 5 wires they are stranded...
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    Thanks guys. Much apreciated also didnt think of...

    Thanks guys. Much apreciated also didnt think of wrist bracer lol.
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    Looking to buy some tools need help=).

    Im going to buy some tools a impact driver i think thsts for screws and things right? So i dont gotta use screw drivers my wrist doesnt handle things well to much manual scrapping i guess lol. Im...
  17. Thread: Light balists

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    Thanks for the tip. Good to know=). Its more of a...

    Thanks for the tip. Good to know=). Its more of a hobby now since i got a job ugh. Gotta do something to add money to it the pay sucks lol i get 291 foe 40hrs its cause im single they take out a...
  18. Thread: Light balists

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    Ok here it is copper transformers i had 2 inside...

    Ok here it is copper transformers i had 2 inside the balist i got 7.2oz of #2. The total weight was 3lb 2.6oz. I just put the tar back in with the steel. It is messy though but it gives me more...
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    Aluminum ac coils

    How often do you guys come across ali window ac units with ali fins and tubes? Do you strip the ali tubes from the ali fins? Would the tubes be extruded. Or sheet and why? I have yet to come across...
  20. Thread: Light balists

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    Recycle place here will buy em as sealed unit. I...

    Recycle place here will buy em as sealed unit. I take the xopper out of sealed units always takes a while but i like more money lol.
  21. Thread: Light balists

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    Light balists

    Hi i was wondering i did 2 balists and got 12oz i was wondering if that was true for all of them? They were not pcb ones od course dont want cancer=). One i have now is 3lbs something oz whole with...
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    Oh ok thanks that sounds promising ill give a...

    Oh ok thanks that sounds promising ill give a update if all goes well or not either way. I have no problem cleaning up piles of metals lol. I get to do that at my new job they want to scrap it...
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    Buying insulated wire from a electrician

    I was wondering if i could just go into a electrician place or plumbing place and buy the scrap stuff they have and what to pay and still make a profit? Should i give them a card to will that help...
  24. Oh wow thanks. So im getting ripped wow. Not that...

    Oh wow thanks. So im getting ripped wow. Not that i do alot of things with boards anyway tho. At least i can get rid of them in a good way instead of putting them in the recycle.
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    How do you tell if its a swamp cooler or a ac? Do...

    How do you tell if its a swamp cooler or a ac? Do they both have exhaust vents to vent outside? Anything in a swamp cooler to recycle?
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