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 Active 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 Tryin to make a dolla outta 15 cents

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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 Well-Known Member 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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