CASH FOR SCRAP METAL (FERROUS + NONFERROUS)
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|
Sell Your Car For Cash
On the spot cash payment for cars and complete vehicles. Metal Force Recycling offers the highest cash for car offer in Sydney. Our facility is equipped with the resources and machinery to recycle your car. Metal Force Recycling is working towards a 60% reduction of waste in landfills.
Sell Your Scrap For Cash
Turn your scrap metal into cash with Metal Force Recycling as your preferred local scrap recycler. With our certified and accurate BBC-tested Weighbridge, you can be sure Metal Force Recycling will offer you the best cash for scrap price.
Your Preferred Car Recycler And Scrap Metal Recycler
Your trusted and reliable local car and scrap recycler. Metal Force Recycling vision for the future is to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle all types of Ferrous Scrap and NonFerrous Scrap including car body shells.
Copper Shiny (Bright Copper)
Bright or shiny copper is found in building constructions, electrical cables, motors or transformers. The bright shiny copper will earn you a higher price than any other type of copper. If you want to sell this copper to metal scrappers, strip away the non-copper materials.
Copper Number 1
It is visually shiny and will not have any green tinge, dirt, grease, or grime. It is typically used in plumbing pipes and water line pipes.
Copper Number 2
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 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 has multiple insulated wires placed within an insulated case. The insulation present is denser as compared to the copper content. Another low grade insulated copper is jelly wire and harness wire. Additionally, copper insulated harness wire is used as connectors in automobiles, boats, planes, and other heavy equipment.
Electric motors are fitted in industrial fans, blowers and pumps, machine tools, power tools, welders, washing machines, clothes dryers and more.
The steel shell in a compressor contains copper windings. These compressors are found in air conditioning units, refrigerators, and freezers.
Extruded Aluminium is used as supports in assembling stalls at exhibitions. Its material of choice is used in workbenches, inspection tables, carts, RVs, and trailers.
Aluminium domestic is what you see as roofing sheets, pots and pans, and even a few car bonnets. Before selling general scrap aluminium, remove all contaminants like wood or plastic.
Cast Aluminium is found in heavy pots and pans, outdoor furniture, gearboxes, car and truck engines. While selling these, ensure to clean off all non-aluminium attachments.
Aluminium Wheel Rims
The wheel rims can get you a good deal among other aluminium metals. You will have to remove the tyres, wheel weights, and valve stems before selling the rims.
Cans are the most readily available aluminium scrap metals that you will find at scrapyards. Make sure to squash them and ensure that they are free from contaminants before selling.
Aluminium wires are cheaper, lighter, and flexible as compared to copper wires. You will find aluminium wires from building wires, power grids, power cables, household wiring, headphones, antennas and loudspeakers.
Aluminium sheets are found in home appliances, cookware and building constructions. These are also formed into roofing, siding, gutters, awnings, and carports.
Aluminium Engines / Gearboxes
Engine crankshafts and gearboxes are made from Aluminium. If you can find these in engines that are no longer used, you can earn quick cash from scrapyards.
Stainless Steel 316
Stainless steel 316 is used in food processing units, chemical storage and transport, textile dying equipment, medical implants, and oil refining equipment.
Stainless Steel 304
You can collect stainless steel 304 from junk items of orthopaedic implants, wires, wire coils, curettes, screws, medical needles, catheters, etc.
Stainless Steel Turnings
Stainless steel turnings are found in household appliances, cookware, valves and pumps, surgical utensils, and industrial equipment. You can find nearest ‘scrap metal near me’ service to sell stainless steel turnings and earn high cash payment.
Structural Steel (Heavy Gauge Steel)
Structural steel is used in heavy-duty construction projects like buildings, bridges and industrial plants.
Roofing Sheets (Clean Light Gauge Steel)
This form of steel is most commonly used in residential or light commercial constructions such as fencing or filing cabinets.
White Goods (Unclean Light Gauge Steel)
White goods steel is used in large household appliances like fridges and freezers, washing machines, clothes dryers and dishwashers. Other items include bicycles, weight benches, lawnmowers, auto parts, and light-duty metal shelves.
Generally, you will find steel in these parts of your car: brakes, engine, exhaust, wheels, chassis, and roof. They can also include radiator, batteries, and catalytic converters. So, if you’re looking for a ‘steel scrapyard near me’ service, contact us.
Mixed Brass (Clean)
Brass is commonly found in door handles, bathrooms, bed frames, kitchen taps, bearings, springs and home decor decorations.
Coast Brass (Unclean)
Coast Brass is found in water meters and taps with zinc handles, jewellery and other ornaments.
Gunmetal is found in red brass scrap, machinery bearings, valves and other castings.
Brass swarf is made from any brass that is machined or turned. The Brass Swarf consists strictly of rod turnings and is free of aluminium and manganese.
Lead is commonly used in piping, bullets, all kinds of batteries, and weights, etc.
Lead is used in batteries for starting or deep cycle power. If you have a boat, trolling motors, winches or lights, you can remove the batteries and sell them to scrap if they are not needed for further use.
Aluminium Copper Radiator
Alloy Copper Radiators are found in air conditioners and refrigeration units, and automotive heat exchange technology units. These have aluminium fins with a series of copper pipes.
Copper Brass Radiator
Copper Brass radiators are also found in vehicles. They generally have brass tank tops and copper fins from the mid to the bottom section.
Aluminium radiators are found in automobiles, air conditioners or heaters. These are free of any ferrous or plastic materials.
Catalytic converters play a crucial part in the exhaust system of modern cars. However, what would be the price for scrap metal in catalytic converters? Here’s what you should do; note the details about its year, make and model. This information will help scrap metal buyers fetch a reasonable price point for you.
Q: Would you buy scrap metal that weighs less than 500kgs?
A: Yes, we buy scrap metal that weighs less than 500kgs and onwards.
Q: What type of scrap metals do you buy?
A: We buy all kinds of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals. They can range from aluminium to copper, brass, iron, steel, stainless steel, and so on.
Q: What are the scrap metal prices you offer?
A: Our scrap metal prices are listed at the top of this page. You can also call us on 0403191732 to find out more about our scrap metal prices.
Q: What are the different types of Aluminium scraps you buy?
A: The Aluminium scraps we buy include extruded aluminium, domestic aluminium, cast, wheel rims, cans, wires, sheets, and engine gearboxes.
Q: Which type of scrap metal can earn me the best price?
A: The best price you can earn from scrap metals is with copper and brass. However, this depends on the amount you have as other scrap prices will vary accordingly.
Q: Do you buy scrap metal that contain iron?
A: We are metal scrap buyers licensed to buy both ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Yes, we buy ferrous scrap metal including alloy steel, carbon steel, cast iron and wrought iron.
Q: Should I clean the scrap metal before selling it to you?
A: Some scrap metals contains glass, wood, concrete and also toxic chemicals. these needs to be REMOVED/CLEANED first. If you are unsure, call us and speak with our friendly staff.
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.