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  1. Here is a photo, I'd rate condition at 9/10. This...

    Here is a photo, I'd rate condition at 9/10. This model sells on their site for over 400 originally, but is shown as being on sale for around 240 I believe.. I was hoping to get about half of that.
  2. Wanting to Sell my Stripmeister Wire Stripper

    I have a Stripmeister automatic (drill powered) wire stripper that I am trying to sell. No luck with posting local add on CList or OfferUp, I figured Id be foolish not to post it here. Wanted to are...
  3. And about how well would you say you did overall,...

    And about how well would you say you did overall, as far as your ending gross income, comparing to its (roughly averaged) selling price as a (whole/complete) Used chair? Overall would you say it was...
  4. Have high end Wheel Chair. How to achieve the most profitable outcome?

    My neighbors came across a wheel chair, and said that if I could get it sold they would split all profits with me 50/50, whether it's sold as a whole piece or parted out.

    The chair is one of the...
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    This thead is a question - Blades for cast iron... I bought a Freud...

    Blades for cast iron...

    I bought a Freud Diablo "Extreme Metal Cutting Blade" rated for cast iron and "The heaviest, strongest metals". I've accidentally put several 1 - 2 inch cuts into my...
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    Texas | National - Hello, questions. 1 Do you buy Laptop...

    Hello, questions.

    1 Do you buy Laptop Screens?I have a pile of screens, consisting of just the top half, plastic case and all separated from the rest of the unit at the hinges.

    2 Li-Ion...
  7. Your main competition is everyone else...

    Your main competition is everyone else advertising their services, whether they're scrap metal & appliance pickup and removal, to electronics & computer recycling & data destruction.

    You need to...
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    I don't see why there would be any issue with...

    I don't see why there would be any issue with bringing back items which you have scrapped - they take trash, right? If they accept any non-hazardous trash, then there would be no issue with accepting...
  9. New Jersey | National - Xmas lights with/without bulbs for $0.50/lb...

    Xmas lights with/without bulbs for $0.50/lb gahhhhhh makes me upset I spent so much time clipping off all of the bulbs to mix in with my Ins.#2 only to have my yard say it isn't Ins.#2 it is actually...
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    I use shop towels.

    I use shop towels.
  11. Do they enforce this in Tuscon? My first trip to...

    Do they enforce this in Tuscon? My first trip to the scrap yard I had about 100 pounds of #1/#2 wire and the guy actually said "You know you'd make a lot more money if you took the time to strip...
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    I am in the same city so I am all set. Benefit,...

    I am in the same city so I am all set. Benefit, no HOA here as the last house had, and I never had an issue there. I keep it all behind the walls and out of site.

    Poor planning? Agreed, for the...
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    Moving into a new home with a scrap load

    I'm in the process of moving into my first house, finally stretched my wings and left the nest! In addition to all my actual stuff, I had a back yard full of a load of crap...errmm...Scrap, that had...
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    Hobo, down here in Mesa, AJ, and Tempe we have a...

    Hobo, down here in Mesa, AJ, and Tempe we have a few places that pay $0.30/lb of any #1PETE Plastics, not just bottlws.
    These are the same people who buy Al cans for $1.00/lb. I figured they were...
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    sorry, I frequently forget that Internet posts...

    sorry, I frequently forget that Internet posts are monotone lack facial expressions. My intention was sarcasm, saying yes, I know this, but thank you anyways for taking the time to contribute your...
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    rant thread - I agree with this. Of course you get those tricky...

    I agree with this. Of course you get those tricky curve ones, where the title is inspecific, only stating that they are asking a question, I.e. "I have a question..." You get all excited that you may...
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    After thought: those of you who frequently do...

    After thought: those of you who frequently do this, could you post a copy of your Cert. Of Destruction, would be nice to see a few different templates. Obviously I'd expect the editing of any...
  18. If it were summer, I wouldn't even need a razor,...

    If it were summer, I wouldn't even need a razor, just a moist towelette and the ****ed stuff would fall right off. It's starting to get cool out, I just spent the night (midnight-5am) scrapping in my...
  19. Any advice on how to SOFTEN the Insulation on wire?

    I strip my wires with a razor blade / box cutter / utility knife, which ever name you prefer. I pull the wire and hold the blade steady, using a plastic cooler as a table (and a toolbox with wheels...
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    I can't believe I'm being told to pull the board...

    I can't believe I'm being told to pull the board out, come on guys my post count may be low but I know the value of logic boards! Just to say it, I'm OCD when it comes to removing every screw...
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    Data Destruction on Hard Drives

    Hi, I ran a quick search but couldn't find what I was looking for.

    If I were to collect desktops, laptops, or bare hard drives, what exactly is a Certificate of Data Destruction - I may be lacking...
  22. This thread is a serious one - Do NOT throw away plastic gears from printers copiers or faxes !!!

    funny, I've always kept these for myself in the event that I'd want to use them for something. I always keep weird stuff like that in my "Backyard Engineering" bucket
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    New York - Buying E-scrap Upstate NY.

    Regarding batteries.

    you say NiCad and NiMH. Aren't Laptop and Cell Phone batteries all LiIon? I only have seen NiCads in tools.
  24. Wow random. That's the closest guess so far I've...

    Wow random. That's the closest guess so far I've seen, thanks for that, I think you nailed it.

    As far as the "hole rasp" / "not hole saw"...I still fail to understand it's purpose. Thanks though.
  25. random tool finds, looking for identification

    I come up on random things all the time. Does anyone know what these are called, or what they're for? All of the metal items (small pointy, and large cylindrical) came together with the wrench...
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