Bare Bright Copper
Shiny bare, uncoated, unalloyed copper wire. Nothing attached- no solder, paint, or corrosion
#1 Copper Wire
Bare or burnt wire, uncoated, unalloyed and free of solder, paint, & heavy corrosion. Usually pencil lead thickness or better.
#1 Copper Tube
Uncoated, unalloyed copper tubing free of solder, paint, & heavy corrosion. Some discoloration is allowed
#2 Copper Wire
Bare or burnt Non- insulated thinner wire. No heavy ash.
#2 Copper Tube
Copper tubing with solder joints and some paint. No brass allowed.
Sheets of copper, gutters, or downspouts
Based on recovery.
Usually consists of valves, machinery bearings, and other machine parts. Reddish tint in color.
Yellow tint in color
No Iron fins
No live rounds
Used beverage containers. Alum bottles okay. No pet food containers.
Free of iron and foreign material
Aluminum Copper Radiators- no steel, plastic, or other foreign matter
6063 Aluminum Ext
No thermal break, iron, zinc corners, dirt, paper, cardboard or other contamination. Must be 4’ in length or shorter for board price.
Painted 6063 Ext
Same as 6063 but painted
6061 Aluminum Ext
No thermal break, iron, zinc corners, dirt, paper, cardboard, or other contamination. Must be 4’ in length or shorter for board price.
Painted 6061 Ext
Same as 6061 but painted
Painted Aluminum Siding
Clean aluminum siding. Free of plastic coating, iron, fiber, foam, or fiberglass backing, caulk, and putty
Old Sheet Aluminum
2% steel allowance. Usually consists of auto parts.
Low copper aluminum clips
Clean Aluminum Car Wheels
Not chrome plated. All valves and stems removed. No steel attached or inserts. No semi-truck rims
Aluminum wire with steel reinforcement and/or insulated
Clean aluminum wire.
Lead acid intact. Automotive, Marine, Lawnmower
Bought as steel case due to size. Bus, Diesel, Large golfcarts
Steel Case Batteries
Large batteries wrapped in a steel case. Forklift batteries.
Mill marked material
18/8 stainless solids containing a minimum 7% nickel, 16% chrome, max .045% phosphaurous & .03% sulfur. Free of all contaminants
300 series, no foreign attachments
Max .5% copper. Free of all foreign attachments
Will stick to a magnet.
Must be copper wound. No excess steel attached, such as reducers, iron bases, and pumps. No cast iron
Consists of whole steel cased compressors originating from condensers on air conditioners, freezers, refrigerators, & dehumidifiers. Must be free of all hazardous materials
Must be labeled “No PCB’s”. Will take electronic ballast but will not pay for.
Whole, Complete towers. Whole, Complete laptops. (No monitors). Call if dismantle towers.