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$100,000 Cash Found Inside Scrap TV

While most scrap yard don’t accept TV’s and we don’t usually talk about them with the exception of copper yolks, but this is a story we couldn’t resist. Recently one worked in a Canada Recycling Plant was going through various items that were brought to be disposed of properly and had a very thrilling find. […]

6 Tops Life Hacks For Handymen

Do you call yourself a handyman or Mr. Fix It? Well the iScrap App Team may have some handy work that could put your to shame. While searching for some of the best tricks for scrapping, we found some interesting and definitely questionable life hacks done by handymen on the internet. While some of these are […]

Mannequin Challenge – Scrap Yard Style

We had to join the movement and try out the Mannequin Challenge here at the iScrap App and with our sister company, Rockaway Recycling. Check out the view of the trucks being dropped off, stripping copper wire in the shop, loading bailers, making phone calls, and the walkthrough. Be sure to share with your friends […]

Coolest Scrap Metal Finds

We have talked to thousands of scrappers about prices on metals, how to sort and separate metals, and how they can really maximize their time to be able to make more money. But today we want to talk about the cool things that YOU have found in scrap. Cool Scrap Metal Finds We have talked […]

iScrapper of the Month

The iScrap App we are going to be looking for The iScrapper Of The Month. We will be starting this October 2016, and the first iScrapper Of The Month will be chosen for November 2016. Of course with the title of The iScrapper Of Month you will need to show us that you have what […]

Scrapper Snapchat Takeovers for iScrap App

The iScrap App is now accepting applicants to take over our Snapchat for your scrapping adventures. We are looking for scrappers to show us and the scrapping world the kind metals they are scrapping and how they are taking apart materials. Think you are interested in taking over? Apply to be for the Scrapper Snapchat Takeover! […]

Report Your Scrap Prices: Make Your Mark On The Chart

Have you ever searched online for current scrap prices only to be disappointed with the lack of information or outdated prices listed on a website? Now you can be a part of the change. The iScrap App allows our users online to report current scrap prices in the US & Canada. It’s really easy to post […]

OtterBox #DefenderSeries: Best Way To Protect Your Phone

The iScrap App Team has some exciting news. We’ve partnered up with OtterBox to bring our iScrappers some great products to protect their phones while scrapping and beating up your smartphones. The Defender Series is their toughest way to protect your smartphone from dust, dirt, drops, and anything your hectic life throws at it, literally. […]

Big Mac Meets Molten Copper (VIDEO)

melted copper poured on hamburger

Man Pours Liquid Copper on Big Mac Hamburger A YouTuber, Tito4re, recently wanted to conduct an experiment to see what would happen when he poured molten copper on a McDonald’s Big Mac Hamburger Sandwich. He takes a bit of copper wire and scrap and begins to melt it in his own foundry. Copper’s melting point […]

New Year’s Eve Ball Statistics

As you are preparing your New Year’s Eve plans this year, keep in mind some of these really interesting and fun facts about the New York City New Year’s Eve Ball. Getting the nod every year at midnight on December 31st, the New Year’s Ball has some really impressive statistics and history that make it […]

12 Days of Scrap-Mas

12 days of christmas - scrapper style

The iScrap App Team would like to wish you, your family, and friends and very special Holiday Season and Happy New Year! Hope you enjoy our rendition of 12 Days of Christmas — iScrapping Style! 12 Scrappers Scrapping 11 Shredders Shredding 10 Bobcats Pushing 9 Trucks-A-Driving 8 Balers Baling 7 Hoppers Dumping 6 Workers Working 5 Pounds […]

Metal Monday: Older Materials For Scrap

Today we are going to talk about great scrap items that can be used for more then just scrap…but as decorative designs and even as antique items. Old metal items like cast iron stoves, radiators, bathtubs, and even chairs are some of the most sought after items for reuse for antiques and for other decorative […]