Steel Casting at 324 in Scrap Bits Report

October 25 2012 – Here is the Scrap Bits Report showing Steel Casting at $324 from Scrap Exchange

Iron/Steel/Stainless

Auto – Whole Junk Cars $216
Busheling #1 $296
Dealer Bundles #2 $201
HMS 1 $274
HMS 2 $286
Machine Shop Turnings $162
Motor Blocks – Clean $273
P&S 5 Feet Max $289
Steel Casting $324
304 (18-8) SS Turnings $0.670
304 SS $0.803
316 (16-10) SS Solids and Clips $0.895

Clean Stainless Steel at 40 Cents Per LB in IN

October 22 2012 – Stainless steel clean at $.40 per pound shown in prices from Ranard’s Hauling

Tin $160.00/ton
Long Steel $160.00/ton (1/4” thick)
Short Steel $185.00/ton (2′ x 3′ & 1/4” thick)
Whole Cars/Trucks $170.00/ton
Cast Iron $0.06/lb
Stainless Steel – Clean $0.40/lb
Stainless Steel – Dirty $0.20/lb
Aluminum Wheels $0.60/lb
Aluminum Cans – not crushed $0.47/lb
Aluminum Cans – Crushed $0.50/lb
Painted Aluminum Siding $0.38/lb
Extruded Aluminum $0.42/lb
Sheet Aluminum $0.30/lb
ACSR Wire $0.20/lb
EC Wire $0.46lb
Insulated EC Wire $0.20/lb
Cast Aluminum – Clean $0.34/lb
#1 Copper $2.00/lb
#2 Copper $1.80/lb
#1 Insulated Copper Wire $1.00/lb
#2 Insulated Copper Wire $0.48/lb
#1 / #2 Insulated LG Copper Wire $0.28/lb
Copper Breakage $0.27/lb
Yellow Brass $1.60/lb
Red Brass $1.80/lb
Brass Breakage $0.40/lb
Heater Cores $1.00/lb
Mixed Lead $0.20/lb
Starters $0.25/lb
Irony Aluminum $0.10/lb
Wheel Weights $0.08/lb
Die Cast – Clean $0.34/lb
Sealed Units $0.02/lb
Aluminum Turnings/Borings – Clean $0.15/lb
Aluminum Turnings/Borings – Irony $0.05/lb
Oversized/Unprepard/Torch Material $100/ton

Non Mag Stainless at 45 Cents Per LB in PA

September 19 2012 – Non Mag Stainless at $.45 per LB is shown in prices in Walnutport, PA as reported by Great Metal Recycling.  Other scrap metal prices at the recycling yard are as follows:

Bare Bright Wire $3.10/lb
#1 Copper $2.95/lb
#2 Copper $2.75/lb
#3 Copper $2.20/lb
Brass $1.50lb
Ins. Bare Bright $2.25/lb
#1 Ins. Cop. Wire $1.30/lb
#2 Ins. Cop. Wire $0.90/lb
Christmas Lights $0.12/lb
Aluminum Cans $0.48/lb
Aluminum Siding $0.47/lb
Aluminum Windows $0.35/lb
Aluminum Sheet $0.47/lb
Cast Aluminum $0.47/lb
Aluminum Rims $0.52/lb
Non Mag Stainless Steel $0.45/lb
Lead $0.40/lb
Electric Motors $0.18/lb
Transformers $0.20/lb
Batteries $0.17/lb
Carbide Inserts/Shapes $3.00/lb
Brass Radiators $1.25/lb
Copper Alum Radiators $0.95/lb
Cast Iron $0.10/lb
Steel Iron $0.08/lb
Tin/Appliance $0.08/lb

All prices are subject to change.