Scrap prices

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  1. uglyjeepoffroad

    uglyjeepoffroad Registered Loser

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    Anybody have an idea of what scrap cars are bringing per hundred lbs?
     
  2. southernxj

    southernxj Member

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    ~5 us dollars~
     
  3. 02gmc5.3

    02gmc5.3 Active Member

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    5.50 here for shred and 7.00 for cars.
     
  4. jeepinmatt

    jeepinmatt Detonnified

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    Just took two at $8/lb. Called four places and got anywhere from $2/lb to 8.50/lb.
     
  5. 1-tonmudder

    1-tonmudder Junkman extraordinaire

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    I was told prices are goin to be back up around $12/100 by spring and he has been pretty close in the past.
     
  6. 90xj

    90xj Active Member

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    Stewart salvage off of sharon school road was paying 5.50 right at thanksgiving, and you dont have to drop the tank or wheels and tires.
     
  7. Ron

    Ron Still first class white trash (if you can't tell) Moderator

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    can you fill the tank with quikrete?
    LOL
     
  8. RatLabGuy

    RatLabGuy You look like a monkey and smell like one too

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    LOL "Wow, I've never seen an Escort that weighed 4,000 lbs..."
     
  9. 89wrangler

    89wrangler Not a new member

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    Probably be cheaper to fill it with water. We have seen an drastic increase in scrap steel this month as well. Up to $265 a metric ton.
     

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