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  1. This thread is an urgent one - I do not think people here in USA will want to...

    I do not think people here in USA will want to buy from your part of the world because shipping will be so expensive.
  2. International - Is there a problem exporting li ion batts to you...

    Is there a problem exporting li ion batts to you from US?
    What is your price today in USD
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    I invented new wire stripper.

    I got about 250' of 10ga multi strand wire and got fed up after about 5-10 feet stripping by hand with a box cutter. The blade kept getting caught on the wire. I had just finished about 300' of 10ga...
  4. Thread: New guy here

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    I don't have that luxury. The closest scrap yard...

    I don't have that luxury. The closest scrap yard to me is a 1.5 hour drive over a mountain pass. But, there is a guy in town that will accept all Ferris scrap but does not pay. I have no problem with...
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    New life Games came through very fast. It is from...

    New life Games came through very fast. It is from a Bally Alpha 2. Thanks for the lead. trying now to figure out how to test the monitor. I hooked it up to my computer as a monitor but nothing. Need...
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    Do you consider all wires cut at the base good...

    Do you consider all wires cut at the base good condition?
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    Got a different flat screen last week.

    I don't think I want to scrap it yet. It is a slot machine topper. Probably from the late 1990's. Any idea where to offer for sale? how much?

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  8. Thread: good laptop

    by cyberdan
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    yep, you are right. I had been out of the recycle...

    yep, you are right. I had been out of the recycle business for about four years. I have forgotten several things about getting into a laptop. I am not a repair guy. I can tear them down all day.
    ...
  9. Thread: good laptop

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    good laptop

    Last week, at a yard sale, I bought 2 laptops and 4 tablets for $3.00. Haven't checked out the tablets yet but one of the laptops looks to be in new condition. But it is password protected. Years...
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    rant thread - I don't cut any transformers unless I take a file...

    I don't cut any transformers unless I take a file to the top and bottom coils first. I have wasted my time on those too.
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    rant thread - It is still my TV days. out of all my CRT's I...

    It is still my TV days. out of all my CRT's I have only gotten one AL degaussing cable. Now I always cut before removing the sticky cover.

    Last month I was stripping a motor and cut off one end of...
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    Your site comes over very fast. It is much faster...

    Your site comes over very fast. It is much faster than Weee ben's site in Melbourne. It is only B&W text. I didn't look at everything but what I did not see were photos or colors of any kind. My site...
  13. Thread: CRT tv

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    I know this is an old post but I make some $$ off...

    I know this is an old post but I make some $$ off every CRT and Monitor. First, I will only take them if free. I will then scrap them out and take them to the transfer station. They let you drop off...
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    Yes, I think I see 2G and also 32G How do i...

    Yes, I think I see 2G and also 32G

    How do i test? I do not have any equipment for that.
    What is the 3rd piece? Just a wifi "slot card"?4813
  15. Yes, well off tax payers are leaving in droves....

    Yes, well off tax payers are leaving in droves. But, homeless and illegals are more than filling that void.
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    I live 30 miles south of Fred Meyer (Kroger) but...

    I live 30 miles south of Fred Meyer (Kroger) but it is in Oregon and I am in Cali. The only big store in my town (even my county) is walmart. We get tired of that store and when my tank is around 25%...
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    What is this? Monitor or computer?

    When I got this I thought a monitor but when I scrapped it look what I found.
    Never seen this in a monitor before: RAM chip, what looks like a CPU under the AL heat sink and two plugin pieces like I...
  18. Not worried too much. I always carry my 9mm...

    Not worried too much. I always carry my 9mm legally.
  19. Not new to forum, but it has been a while.

    It seems my last post was in 2016, that was around the time I retired and moved to very Northern Cali. I settled down in a small town just south of Oregon, right on the coast. Bought a lot and had a...
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    I get cartons and shipping materials from here: ...

    I get cartons and shipping materials from here:

    Paper Mart

    this is a link to their heavyduty cartons.

    I only live 10 miles away from them so I will call and save on freight. I see 24 x 24 x...
  21. No, just just the fact that without fail, every...

    No, just just the fact that without fail, every couple of weeks I buy 250-300 cells from the same person for the last 4-5 years.
  22. I never really thought about it. You are right on...

    I never really thought about it. You are right on the profit. No expenses other than gas and my labor. Cell phones and electronic recycling was just part of my business. The other part is buying at...
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    You must be a teacher.

    You must be a teacher.
  24. Going to retire and looking for replacement, for me.

    Going to retire and looking for replacement, for me.

    Actually I retired about six months ago. I bought a place up in northern California and can not continue my cell phone recycling business in...
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    Score, motherload, or otherwise awesome thread. - On many of my item I always go "free shipping"...

    On many of my item I always go "free shipping" (costs me $2.60 like talked about above) The reason I do this? Many customers buy 2 to 5 lots of some of my auctions and every lot has that $2.60 built...
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