Non-Ferrous - Price ListingsLast Updated: July 6, 2015, 9:49 am

Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $1.30 /lb.
Bronze $1.50 /lb.
Brass Shells $1.15 /lb.
Brass Water Meter $0.65-0.95 /lb.
Clean Brass Radiators $1.20 /lb.
Insulated Copper Wire (Cat 5/6) $0.70 /lb.
Hollow Heliax Wire $0.80 /lb.
Romex Wire $1.00 /lb.
THHN Cable $1.20 /lb.
Insulated Cable $1.50 /lb.
500-750 MCM (Bare Bright Inside) $1.70 /lb.
Insulated Steel BX $0.20 /lb.
Christmas Lights $0.20 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Clean) $1.00 /lb.
Aluminum/Copper Coil (Dirty) $0.90 /lb.
Copper Yokes $0.35 /lb.
Copper Transformers $0.13-0.23 /lb.
Electric Motors $0.15 /lb.
Alternators/Starters (Separated) $0.25 /lb.
Car Batteries $0.23-$0.27 /lb.
Forklift Batteries $0.17-0.20 /lb.
Lithium Ion Batteries $0.50 /lb.
Lead $0.45 /lb.
Lead Wheel Weights $0.20 /lb.
Sealed Units/Compressors $0.13 /lb.
Aluminum Siding $0.43 /lb
Aluminum Windows (broken) $0.40 /lb.
Sheet Aluminum (Windows/Pans) $0.38 /lb.
Cast Aluminum $0.42 /lb.
AL Thermo-pane/break (Not Glass) $0.38 /lb.
AL Litho Plates $0.53 /lb.
AL Machine Cuts $0.45 /lb.
Aluminum Grills $0.42 /lb.
Aluminum Ladders $0.38 /lb.
Aluminum Rims $0.55 /lb.
Aluminum Transformers $0.06 /lb.
Stainless Steel (Non-Magnetic) $0.43 /lb.
Scrap Generators $0.15-$0.25 /lb.
Circuit Breakers Prices Vary

Ferrous - Price ListingsLast Updated: July 6, 2015, 9:49 am

Steel $0.05-0.07/lb.
Light Iron $0.05-$0.06/lb.
Cast Iron $0.06-$0.075/lb.
Whole Cars $0.05-0.06 /lb.
Motorcycles $0.06-0.12 /lb.
500lb. Minimum for Steel Purchases.

Computer Scrap - Price ListingsLast Updated: July 6, 2015, 9:49 am

Harddrive PC Board $2.50 /lb.
Memory Chips $5.00-8.00 /lb.
CPU Processor Chips $5-40.00 /lb.
Cell Phones (NO BATTERY) $1.00/ lb.
Insulated Wire $0.45-.70 /lb.
Whole Computer Towers w/HD $0.21/lb.
Laptops $0.50 /lb.
Harddrives w/Board $0.50 /lb.
Telecom Equipment CALL
Power Supplies (w/ wires) $0.20 /lb.
Servers $0.18-0.35/lb.
Back Panels CALL
Low Grade Non PC Boards $0.09 /lb.
AL Heat Sinks $0.38 /lb.
Sorry, We DO NOT currently accept Monitors.

Rare Earth Metals - Price ListingsLast Updated: July 6, 2015, 9:49 am

Monel $2.25 /lb.
FSX 414 $2.25 /lb.
Titanium $0.75 /lb.
Tin $0.50-5.50 /lb.
Nickel $2.00-4.00 /lb.
Inconel $1.50-2.50 /lb.
High Speed Steel $0.35 /lb.
Hastelloy Shavings $1.25 /lb.
Hastelloy Solids $1.50 /lb.
Tin Solder $0.50-5.00 /lb.
Babbit $0.50-5.50 /lb.
Alnico Magnets $1.00 /lb.

Rockaway Recycling WILL NOT buy stolen material under any circumstances.

We are NOT an auto salvage yard for car parts.
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Finding Scrap Metal for Cash

finding scrap metal for cashDo you see our posts everywhere about all these different metals like copper wire, brass piping, aluminum siding, etc. and have no idea what those materials are? Unless you are an electrician, plumber, roofer, or contractor you may never come across these material for scrap.


We can help you make some CA$H by recycling some items that may be laying around in your basement, garage, or storage shed. All you need is a magnet (it can be one from right off your refrigerator!) and you can start finding scrap metal for cash.

If it sticks to a piece of metal it is steel and therefore can be recycled for about $0.07/lb. If it doesn’t stick, you could be in luck, as it is worth more money and could be one of these items! Check out our magnet test here.

Look around, do you see any old pots or pans that you may not anymore but to wake the kids up in the morning? Those can be scrapped as stainless steel for around $0.52/lb.*

How about a broken aluminum door or window? We take those for about $0.53/lb.* (just make sure the glass is removed).

finding scrap metal for cashWith all of the crazy weather we have had, maybe a gutter or piece of siding fell from your house? If so we take that for $0.57/lb.*

How about some extra keys or brass fittings you don’t need any more? We take those for about $1.70/lb.*

Had to replace a car battery in the middle of the winter? Don’t worry we take the old ones for around $0.25/lb.*

Still cleaning up from the holidays? We take Christmas lights for $0.20/lb.*

Have other material you are sure about? You can always give us a call or check our website for more information! Happy Scrapping and good luck finding scrap metal for cash!

*All of the prices listed are as of 1/25/13. Management reserves the right to change prices at any time due to current market conditions*

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