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Scrap Material

Cut structural/plate, 5' max
Mixed borings, turnings
No. 2 bundles
Shoveling turnings
Cut structural/plate, 3' max.
Heavy forge bar crops
No. 1 factory bundles
No. 1 R.R. heavy melt
Rail crops, 18" max.
Steel axles
Mills, specialty buying prices
Refiners' copper scrap
316 solids, clips
430 turnings
430 Bundles, Solids
Aluminum borings, turnings
Mixed low copper clips
Used beverage cans, clean & dry
Cocks and faucets
Manganese bronze solids
No. 1 heavy copper and wire
Yellow brass rod ends
Mixed hard lead
Monel castings
Nickel turnings
New clippings, engravers' zinc and litho sheets
Clean auto cast
Drop broken machinery cast
No. 1 bundles
No. 2 heavy melt
Shredded auto scrap
Cut structural/plate, 4' max.
No. 1 1/2 bundles
No. 1 heavy melt composite
No. 1. bundles
Rerolling rails
Steel car wheels
Secondary smelters' scrap
Smelters' lead scrap
409 bundles, solids
Smelters' zinc scrap
63S aluminum solids
Aluminum utensils
Old aluminum, sheet and cast
70-30 brass clips
High-grade bronze gears
Manganese bronze turnings
No. 2 heavy copper and wire
Yellow brass rod turnings
Undrained, whole old batteries
Monel clips and solids
304 new clips
New zinc die cast
Cupola cast
Heavy breakable cast
No. 1 busheling
Rail crops, 2' max.
Unstripped motor blocks
Electric furnace, 3' max.
No. 1 busheling composite
No. 1 heavy melt daily composite
Other track material (OTM)
Shredded auto scrap composite
Stove plate
Brass ingot makers' scrap
304 solids, clips
409 turnings
Auto bodies
75S aluminum clips
Industrial castings
Painted aluminum siding
Auto radiadtors (unsweated)
High-grade low lead bronze
Misc. nickel-"silver" solids
Red brass solids
Yellow brass solids
Wheel weights
Monel turnings and shavings
430 new clips
Old zinc die cast
Cut structural/plate, 2' max.
Machine shop turnings
No. 1 heavy melt
Random rails
Clean used densified cans
Foundry steel, 2' max.
No. 1 busheling daily composite
No. 1 industrial heavy melt
Punching and plate, 12" max.
Shredded scrap daily composite
Domestic producers
Brass mill scrap
304 turnings
430 bundles, solids
Mixed cast
75S borings, turnings
Mixed clips
Segregrated low copper clips
Brass pipe
Light copper
Mixed yellow brass turnings, borings
Red brass turnings, borings
Heavy soft lead
Inconel solids
New nickel clips and solids
Die cast automotive grilles
Old zinc scrap
430 Bundles, Solids
316 solids, clips
430 turnings
409 bundles, solids
304 new clips

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