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    Poll: Merry Scrapmas to all and to all a good smite!...

    Merry Scrapmas to all and to all a good smite! Turkey and fixins all day long!
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    CRT Buyer found by me!

    Used to be .11 "oh, those were the days"
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    CRT Buyer found by me!

    Still getting .08/lb here going on 2 years and I can strip them down to glass and plastic case if I want.
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    This thread has a tip for you - improvise, addapt, overcome

    I easily make as much money from selling old or desirable items as scrap. Wheelchair $5 scrap easy $50 used. Golf bag $0 scrap $20-$100 used.
  5. found something on the side of the road

    BOOM! The Goat has spoken! #SecondWhatHeSaid
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    Empowering the enemy...

    The quantity out weighs the quality but I can just get a new one and still break even.
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    Empowering the enemy...

    I think about it. But I still do it. This in reference to when I buy anything made in China (or offshore for that matter). I can get anything I want for half retail or less if I put enough effort...
  8. With metal prices being so low, what are you doing now?

    "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." peeks and valleys, summer and winter. I barely scrap at all any more. No more Curbco at all unless it's blind luck. My situation changed, my...
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    They're worth their weight in gold to me because...

    They're worth their weight in gold to me because they hold up all my tools on a 300 lbs steel shelf I got from a pick up. I have about 50-75 of them. Made a one sided steel shelf a 4 dimensional huge...
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    My condolences to all his family and friends....

    My condolences to all his family and friends. Truly this is a great loss.

    I can't possibly say how much he taught me directly and through past posts. He will be missed.
  11. I always keep my old boots for Halloween dummies...

    I always keep my old boots for Halloween dummies on the lawn
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    Try selling the first one as an artistic...

    Try selling the first one as an artistic representation of the Pixar light!
  13. This thead is a question - Do you ever think that there will be a WW3?

    "Only the dead have seen the end of war." Plato. One of my all time favourite quotes.
  14. My yard used to classify it as "Old Dirty Sheet"...

    My yard used to classify it as "Old Dirty Sheet" on the price list and I would laugh every time I saw it. Can are priced separately but are usually very close in price.
  15. The most money out of a dryer dismantle.

    I think my best was around 15.00. I just got one last week that was rattling so much I wanted to open it like an Xmas present. 8 and change. about double what I got for it as shred.
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    It sounds like he wanted to see if it was worth...

    It sounds like he wanted to see if it was worth his time/effort, plus if you are willing to buy them at that price then he has to assume he can make more somewhere else because you were going to.
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    I had the same situation. I don't care if they...

    I had the same situation. I don't care if they are off by a few pounds with my e-waste (.08/lb) or motors or transformers (.15-.25/lb) but when i was short 2 lbs of copper on my receipt one time...
  18. This thread is a serious one - I see you have monopoly coloured money in NZ like...

    I see you have monopoly coloured money in NZ like we do in Canada
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    .0625/LB shred yesterday. Copper is also up to...

    .0625/LB shred yesterday. Copper is also up to 2.25/lb BB.
  20. Welcome from the Great White North, where it's...

    Welcome from the Great White North, where it's always snowing somewhere ;)

    Sounds like you already have a good idea of where to start. Half the challenge/fun is finding new ways/sources to get...
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    this thread is funny - This One's For You Hobofinds!

    Was browsing the free ads on kijiji and found this

    Baby goat | equestrian, livestock accessories | Oshawa / Durham Region | Kijiji
  22. There is an oily gel substance inside those...

    There is an oily gel substance inside those lines. I think it's for insulation/cooling.
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    This is a how-to thread - I was gonna have a SPAM sandwich for lunch but...

    I was gonna have a SPAM sandwich for lunch but now I'm all SPAMMED out!
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    Is That Hope On The Horizon?

    I mentioned a little while ago that I had noticed the donation boxes in town starting to have actual donations again, usually a sign that people will be getting rid of their unwanted items soon. I...
  25. Can you give examples of these "good prices"? I...

    Can you give examples of these "good prices"? I looked at the website and it doesn't mention anything about paying for e-waste. Are you a "steward"? I have heard of OES (Ontatrio Electronics...
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