CASH FOR COPPER SCRAP
Scrap Metal Prices
|ITEM||QUALITY||PRICE ( /kg )|
|Aluminium||Domestic | Extrusion||$1.00 – $1.50|
|Battery||Car | Truck||$0.05 – $0.60|
|Brass||Honey | Swarf||$3.00 – $5.00|
|Compressor||Black||$0.45 – $0.70|
|Copper||#1 | #2 | #Dom||$6.00 – $9.50|
|Engine||Black | White||$0.25 – $0.45|
|Lead||Hard | Soft||$1.50 – $2.00|
|Motor||Electric | Starter||$0.60 – $1.00|
|Stainless Steel||304 | 316||$1.00 – $1.70|
Do you have a couple of copper materials hanging around without a clue about them? Check the belt buckles, cufflinks and bracelets you no longer need. Why not collect the loose copper wires, motor parts, roofing, and other piping that’s been asking for your attention? There are several copper items hidden in plain sight. It’s easy to find them once you know about the appliances and equipment that contains copper.
We are your top-notch copper scrap buyers, ready to pay top dollar regardless of the size, weight and condition. Are you tired of simply throwing away scrap metal when you can be earning from them? Isn’t it high time that you find the right and authentic metal scrap buyers in your locality? Look no further; Metal Force Recycling is a well-established, reliable and professional copper scrap buyer.
At Metal Force Recycling, we offer:
- Cash for Shiny Copper
- Cash for Copper Insulated High-Grade Wire
- Cash for Copper Insulated Low-Grade Wire
- Cash for Fridge Compressors
- Cash for Copper Number 1
- Cash for Copper Number 2
- Cash for Copper Domestic
- Cash for Electric Motor
Copper Shiny (Bright Copper)
Considered the most valuable copper metals, the bare bright or shiny copper is found in building constructions. It is located inside thick electrical cables and machine parts like motors or transformers. The bright shiny copper will earn you’re a higher price than any other type of copper. If you want to sell this copper to scrap, you can get maximum money out of it by stripping any unwanted materials. For instance, strip off the insulation, remove the paint, other impurities or signs of tarnishing.
Copper Number 1
Copper Number 1 tubing is the highest rank of scrap copper tubing sold to scrappers. Copper Number 1 tubing is visually shiny. It will not have any green tinge, dirt, grease, or grime. It is typically used in plumbing pipes and water line pipes.
Copper Number 2
Copper Number 2 comes with impurities such as solder joints, paint, or tar. You will also find them in copper windings from electric motors and transformers with impurities. Copper Number 2 tubing does not have a shiny look. It looks old in appearance with dirty solder joints. AC lines, water lines, and plumbing have typical use of copper number 2.
Copper Domestic is found in plumbing equipment, building sites, and kerbside collections. It also comprises of copper piping and brass fittings like taps, elbows, and attachments. Copper domestic pipes may have soldered joints with brass fittings. Also, this form of metal normally has 88% copper content, while some companies may not allow as much. The more the content, the more you can earn when you sell it to scrap.
Copper Insulated Wire (High Grade)
Insulated copper wire is primarily used in commercial applications like underground wiring and electrical panels. This type of copper is classified as MCM as it has 85% of copper content and 15 % insulated jacket.
Copper Insulated Wire (Low Grade)
Low-grade copper insulated wire has 30% copper. It will have multiple insulated wires placed within a more significant insulated case. The insulation present is typically more in density as compared to the copper content. Another low grade insulated copper is jelly wire and harness wire. These types of wires are used as underground communication wire for large telecommunication companies. Additionally, copper insulated harness wire is used as connectors in automobiles, boats, planes, and other heavy equipment.
At Metal Force Recyclers, we scrap all kinds of electronic motors. These could include industrial fans, blowers and pumps, machine tools, power tools, welders, washing machines, clothes dryers and more. Other miscellaneous motor assemblies, too, may contain armatures with copper windings.
The following substances and goods are prohibited from your scrap collection and drop-off. These dangerous goods have detrimental risk to the safety of our staff, the property and the environment. Any prohibited material found in your scrap will need to be removed from site or it will be returned.
Please check with our friendly staff at the Weighbridge office if you have any doubts.
Do you have any questions regarding our services? or whether you have questions regarding what can and can’t be included in your scrap? Please contact our friendly staff for more information and they will be happy to help you.
You can also complete the enquiry form above at the top of the page and one of our friendly staff will contact you as soon as possible. For any urgent enquiries, please call 0403191732.