Today Tip: The Problem with Turnings

Hey Scrapper’s:  Be careful when you sell your metallic turnings, especially if there aluminum, or brass.  They must be clean and dry to maximize your price.  So put a  magnet throughout the turnings and poke a hole in the bottom of theRead More

Bo’s Treat for November 25th

Bring in 50lbs. of insulation, mention my name, and we’ll give you 10lbs. extra for free!

Today’s Tip: When’s Enough, Enough?

Our favorite politicians are trying to stir up additional problems for are already “beat-up” industry.  This time its Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), looking to revive the Metal Theft Protection Act, by attaching similar language as an amendment to an unrelated defense spendingRead More

Bo’s Treat for November 18th!

Bring in 100lbs. of brass, mention my name, and we’ll add on an extra 10lbs., free!!

Today’s Tip: Police Should Start Taking Responsibility!

While gnawing on my favorite bone, I got to thinking that when we want a CCW permit, we have to go to our local police department for forms. Well, how about letting the people who want to sell scrap, aside from plantsRead More

Bo’s Treat for November 11th

Bring in at least 50llbs. of brass, mention my name, and we’ll give you an extra 10llbs. free!

Today’s Tip: It’s time for a “Little R e s p e c t”

It’s time to show some respect to the Scrap Industry, instead of equating us to “used car” salesmen.  If there was no scrapyards, the cost of all metallic goods would rise 46% and 66% in “Obamaese”.  What the politicians don’t know is,Read More

Today’s Tip: Let’s have a little Respect for a Change!

It’s time to show some respect for the Scrap Industry.  Let’s not keep equating Scrap Dealer’s too used car salesmen.  Consider, if there were no Scrapyard’s, the cost of all metallic goods would rise 46% and 66% in Obamaese.  The buyer’s ofRead More

Bo’s Treat for November 4th

If you bring in 50llbs of brass, mention my name, and we’ll give you an extra 10llbs. of brass absolutely free!

Today’s Tip: Unfortunate Scrapping Decisions

The dark side of “Scrapping” renders its ugly head every once in a while.  We heard this past week, how one of our scrap customer’s was killed when, the abandoned house he entered, albeit illegally, collapsed on him while trying to obtain anyRead More