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Scrapping Electronics (E-Waste - WEEE)
Discuss anything related to scrapping and recycling PC's, Servers, Laptops ect.
Topics: 123 Posts: 966
123 966
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Dell PC's (23/169)
HP/Compaq PC's (18/132)
Lenovo/IBM PC's (13/63)
Refining PM's from Electronics - Need to grade a circuit board? Is it gold? PM Recovery Topics.
Topics: 106 Posts: 979
106 979
Recycling Televisions, Monitors, CRT, LCD, Plasma & Projection. DVD, Video & Sound Equipment, MP3, Game Consoles
Topics: 449 Posts: 2,287
Last Post: A heap of boards
449 2,287
Tybo
A heap of boards
by Tybo
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CRT TV's & Monitors (331/1,502)
Recycling General Office Equipment. Fax Machines, Printers Copiers, Phones, Modems & Other Networking Equipment
Topics: 59 Posts: 517
59 517
Recycling Household & Kitchen Appliances. Vacuum's, Microwaves, Toasters, Kettles, Whitegoods ect.
Topics: 42 Posts: 450
Last Post: Coaxial Cable
42 450
Tybo
Coaxial Cable
by Tybo
The Scrap Metal Rooms
Discuss Tools of the trade, Workshop Layouts, Storage, Vehicles Health, Safety & Environmental Issues in the workshop.
Topics: 36 Posts: 400
Last Post: Up cycle
36 400
WEEE Ben
Up cycle
Ferrous & non-ferrous metals, Scrap Cars, Heavy Steel, Copper Scrap, Scrap Yards & General Scrap Metal Chat
Topics: 32 Posts: 283
32 283
Discuss all aspects of the scrap metal business, scrap hot spots, scrap metal price list. ethical recycling, small business tips
Topics: 86 Posts: 802
86 802
Tybo
Hard Rubbish Scrapping
by Tybo
Scrap Forum Member Free Classifieds, Buy & Sell Scrap & Electronics, Collectables, Household Goods. No Commercial Advertising or E-Waste Buyers.
Topics: 6 Posts: 28
Last Post: laptop batteries
6 28
WEEE Ben
laptop batteries
General Topic Forums
Administrative Announcements, Competitions, Forum Rules
Topics: 16 Posts: 46
16 46
General discussion area, New Member Intro's, A day in the life of a scrapper and anything off topic.
Topics: 123 Posts: 733
123 733
WEEE Ben
Molten Silver vs Everything
Discuss Vintage Electronics, The Old & Unusual, Stuff We Hoard, Stacking PM's, Better than scrap value finds
Topics: 37 Posts: 329
37 329
BClives
Casting Aluminium Bars
by BClives

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  • Tybo
    Reply to Coaxial Cable
    Tybo
    I stripped a little of it back and the central wire looks very much like single strand copper. However a little scratch and I now believe it is only coated...
    19-10-2017, 02:12 PM
  • Tybo
    Comment on Coaxial Cable
    Tybo
    I doubt I'll find a yard that pays better than what I'm currently getting. I wouldn't get more than 5-8kg of coaxial anyway, so hardly worth travelling...
    19-10-2017, 02:10 PM
  • Nick
    Comment on A heap of boards
    Nick
    Yes it is due to the Sword program in China. Most local yards will not accept PCBs mixed in with the motors, Also all small wall adapter transformers...
    19-10-2017, 09:33 AM
  • WEEE Ben
    Reply to Coaxial Cable
    WEEE Ben
    I put coax in with low grade insulated aswell, certainly not worth stripping and $1 kg is good enough...
    19-10-2017, 09:23 AM
  • Bohdan
    Who said going to the dentist was expensive?
    Bohdan
    Just passing by a factory, with my morning coffee in hand, with a large dumpster which was being loaded by a number of workers. Spoke to the boss about...
    18-10-2017, 10:14 PM
  • Bohdan
    Reply to Coaxial Cable
    Bohdan
    Find another yard...Mine takes it as low grade PVC. However on occasion I get around 200-300 kg from a cable supplier, usually once a year just before...
    18-10-2017, 09:23 PM
  • Bohdan
    Comment on A heap of boards
    Bohdan
    Been talking to a few of the bigger scrap yards over the past few weeks and they are now rejecting PCB's mixed in with the motors. Something has changed...
    18-10-2017, 09:19 PM
  • Tybo
    Reply to Hard Rubbish Scrapping
    Tybo
    I noticed the old 'one side pried open on the microwave' this year too, with only the transformer gone. Although the value was significantly reduced I...
    18-10-2017, 05:21 PM
  • Tybo
    Reply to Air-cons split systems
    Tybo
    Probably way too late on this post, but I'd be crawling for those split systems. IMO after copper hot water systems, split systems are the best readily...
    18-10-2017, 05:10 PM
  • Tybo
    Coaxial Cable
    Tybo
    I got pulled up a by my yard a month or so back, for having coaxial cable in my PVC insulate(electrical wire). Truth is I didn't even know it was in there,...
    18-10-2017, 05:07 PM

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