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Scrap metal lawn mower

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by magicmike, Apr 9, 2013.

  1. magicmike

    magicmike LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 266

    Have you ever sold your 21' mower in as scrap metal. If so how much did you get?
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  2. clydebusa

    clydebusa Inactive
    Messages: 1,660

    Scrap metal (tin) in Tulsa is 170 a ton.
  3. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,711

    usually about 10$
  4. trock

    trock LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 431

    Dont forget to fill the fuel tank up with water so you can get $10.12 for it!
  5. Greg78

    Greg78 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,010

    I took one in with a load of scrap. You'll probably get shred price at around $0.10 a pound.
  6. Sprinkler Buddy

    Sprinkler Buddy LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 1,185

    Cost more in fuel to get it there if that's all you have to take.
  7. nashlawn01

    nashlawn01 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 463

    Yep $3.00 in scrap. I'd give it away or keep it as a yard ornament
  8. nashlawn01

    nashlawn01 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 463

    A whole truckload of 21's might bring you a $50 bill. But after gas and picking something up in a tire probably only cost you $25 to get rid of em

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