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    Not in New England, but here's another Fedex/UPS...

    Not in New England, but here's another Fedex/UPS story: https://twitter.com/johnschreiber/status/1481770722271760384
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    This is a how-to thread - Have you called used truck part dealers? It can...

    Have you called used truck part dealers? It can be a part donor or a base for a restoration project.
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    He has been arrested too.

    He has been arrested too.
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    Cyberdan has mentioned last week that he found...

    Cyberdan has mentioned last week that he found some pieces of copper sheets. I don't know if you're a good match to each other, but maybe you want to contact him.
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    Christmas time rush is over... It looks like they...

    Christmas time rush is over... It looks like they didn't rotate what they have in the sorting plant. What arrives first, should leave first instead of storing the older packages in the back and...
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    Greytruck, what's your channel? I will add it to...

    Greytruck, what's your channel? I will add it to my subscriptions.

    I don't publish on Youtube, but I must confess that I like to watch some street scrapping / dumpster diving videos lately....
  7. Good job. I had a similar story with aluminum...

    Good job. I had a similar story with aluminum siding instead of copper. Last summer, I was driving to a nearby smaller town and I saw a pile of steel roadside near a driveway. I stopped by and asked...
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    Good to know. I was noticing that the ink...

    Good to know. I was noticing that the ink refilling kiosks and boutiques are mostly all gone lately, then most ink cartridges / toners recycling box program are also gone. I think that I was at the...
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    Happy new year. Just wishing 2022 can be better...

    Happy new year. Just wishing 2022 can be better than 2021.
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    Market has always fluctuated. I remember the 80's...

    Market has always fluctuated. I remember the 80's and 90's when shred and steel was paid 1 cent per pound. Market was so bad that they closed mines and mining towns at that time. I also remember when...
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    Merry Christmas.

    Merry Christmas.
  12. It should be quite similar to a lawn mover.

    It should be quite similar to a lawn mover.
  13. Not a legal advice, but it can give you a more...

    Not a legal advice, but it can give you a more detailed idea on how each state does it. https://scrapmetalforum.com/scrap-laws/
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    Good point. GoPro is something I like, but their...

    Good point. GoPro is something I like, but their models are quite costly to what I saw the last time I had a look. I need to check them again if they have something cheaper.
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    This is a how-to thread - Welcome from Montreal.

    Welcome from Montreal.
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    Dashcam is something I am looking as well, but...

    Dashcam is something I am looking as well, but not just for finding goodies on the curb. I also thought to some DYI solutions, but none were good enough. Remember that dashcams are made to record on...
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    FYI, I made the calculations. Shred steel price...

    FYI, I made the calculations. Shred steel price seems to be similar to what we see this side of the pond, but not sure what Dougie means by armoured cable. If that's what we call BX (copper wires in...
  18. Some of the scrap yards I deal with have a...

    Some of the scrap yards I deal with have a specific price for cable boxes, but it is close to shred price. Computers have a bit better price, but it is still way better to tear them apart. Among the...
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    Computers, servers and motherboards are sure...

    Computers, servers and motherboards are sure bets. Home / small business printers and peripherals are mostly plastic, low metal contents and messy (dirty hands). Cables are cell phones have their...
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    Some jurisdictions require licenses to operate...

    Some jurisdictions require licenses to operate and sell. I have UK in mind. Larger cities and agglomerations can generate more scrap, but they will generally have more competition and more traffic...
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    This is a how-to thread - Right tool, but the background story is kind of...

    Right tool, but the background story is kind of sad.
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    Here's a quick update. My mom has passed away...

    Here's a quick update. My mom has passed away yesterday early in the morning. No one is ready for such event and the next weeks will be really tough, but at least she didn't suffer. Everything went...
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    Away from the forum

    I need to be away for the forum for the next days or weeks. My mom was not feeling too well in the last days. Saturday, we went to see the doctor who sent us to the local ER and they transferred her...
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    It is always when we need to use our angle...

    It is always when we need to use our angle grinder that we realize that it is our last disc and/or that we are out of spare ones. (I just had to go buy some this afternoon.)
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