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  1. Advice for the newbie discovering Scrap as money

    To earn income with Recycling is a rainbow On one End , a business organized insured advertising employees on the other End a street recycler walking a cart
    even a backpack Also you've got every...
  2. The hourly rate has another factor . You pick the...

    The hourly rate has another factor . You pick the time to do it 24/7 full time or side hustle
  3. Thank you , never put Two and Two together Your...

    Thank you , never put Two and Two together
    Your correct it can teach him value that different metals & weight deliver $$ = to learning of life & values .
    Scrapping taught me investing (it was...
  4. My son at sixteen has more under standing then he...

    My son at sixteen has more under standing then he knows , I told him if you can remember some of the things I have done once you drive there is money here .
    In the end gonna be up to him . My last...
  5. Would be a retirement dream but no guarantees the...

    Would be a retirement dream but no guarantees the body strength in 70's
    I can see I had more power 50's
    60's now & a bit less
    Will I still lift at 70's ? I think i should be able
    I have some...
  6. My 1986 Dodge had been sitting unused for 2 years...

    My 1986 Dodge had been sitting unused for 2 years today finally put a battery to it some ether and she started and ran , but old carb would not continue it keeps getting choked out
    Thursday I...
  7. Proud , embarrassed , foresight - my Legacy

    OMG is what best describes what I have collected , 2 years ago I gave it a try got a Weissman's container loaded it with 9000 pounds of scrap
    received $80 ok that id never do once more . well I...
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    Not Sure I'll ever stop Looking

    I am involved in a paint job at a commercial Food business . There were heating & plumbing specialist busy
    we talked about scrap & commodities markets & $4 for copper
    Before I left to go home ...
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    I can agree with that a nicer truck can blend in...

    I can agree with that a nicer truck can blend in and open different directions of trust from people
    Remember some of my views are from 10 years ago vintage so it seemed fine back then .. I did get...
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    I think with the dumpster thing , it's a unique...

    I think with the dumpster thing , it's a unique aura one has to give off . a really crappy truck helps the uglier the better
    Next don't look at any one , don't talk to any one . The aura is...
  11. There is only one taterjuice

    There is only one taterjuice
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    There variables but for me I like to find Free at...

    There variables but for me I like to find Free at dumpsters at locations of the sale of items you want
    but eventually they dry up , go out of business or finally a worker sees your activity's
    for...
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    CopperHead Still Alive

    Hello to all
    Number of years ago my original handle was Copper Head . Wile I was & am a true street scrapper I am proud of that start of me here @ SMF
    A computer failure caused a loss of a...
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    I'm scrapping different now and happy about it ....

    I'm scrapping different now and happy about it .
    See my last job was with a trash company the pay was kinda low but was only 4 days a week
    so on my 3 days off day I would scrap and also sell the...
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    To sell Scrap is still a rush

    I had some pounds of copper from TV cones that had, been in a box
    for 5 years that I forgot about
    When I found them , I still had it in me to say , OK lets get busy
    Even though I don't mess...
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    I originally got lucky cause it was perfect But...

    I originally got lucky cause it was perfect But had 221,000 miles , with a cost of $ 10,900
    I drove it & thought what is this ? 221,000 miles ?
    I had a feeling - so I took the loan , I put on...
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    Took daughter to get shoes she shopped I took...

    Took daughter to get shoes she shopped
    I took a peek in a dumpster
    & off to the races First day Out
    ...
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    Farewell Tacoma

    Wile I wont say my 2008 Tacoma was my best scrapping truck What it did was make me feel the BEST
    It was a nice ride I did some impromptu scrapping
    As pictured no matter how nice a truck , a...
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    $ 270 a ton is like remembering youth

    $ 270 a ton is like remembering youth
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    Well as a secondary source of income it's still...

    Well as a secondary source of income it's still fine , but as it once was nope
    Not sure it's coming back . This looks like a restructure of pricing .
    For sure I wont wish on a massive war for us...
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    This thead is a question - some tools it would be faster work - Id say this...

    some tools it would be faster work - Id say this BE the Tool
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    This thead is a question - If I remember correct they have an attachment at...

    If I remember correct they have an attachment at the end Grind out side case in a small square at attachment area
    I did a few and never found it worth my time
    I imagine with some tools it would...
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    Scrapping and adapting

    I'm a knowledgeable Street Scrapper ( recycling ) I'v been selling scrap long enough to of experience monetary High's and Low's
    But the most recent price's have been disheartening .
    Is it...
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    Your name KINGOFSCRAPPING and your question does...

    Your name KINGOFSCRAPPING and your question does not indicate kingship yet , Wile copper is a good payer based on a rarity . It really is not rare to find
    TV's are a fine way to start , Vacuum...
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    my area must be around a 200 mile drive from you

    my area must be around a 200 mile drive from you
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