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Importance To Take Pictures Of Your Scrap Metal

how to take pictures of scrap

This tip may not have to do with sorting or separating metal, but it does have to do with making money. One great idea is ALWAYS to ask questions and take pictures or videos. When you go to your local scrap yard, or a new scrap yard that you find through the iScrap App, ask […]

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 […]

Rare NASA Lunar Rover Sold for Scrap in Alabama

Lunar Rover sold for scrap in Alabama

So you may think about traveling to the moon after hearing the fate of one of the lunar rovers from NASA. Recently an Alabama resident scrapped one of the NASA lunar rovers at a local scrap yard. Reported by Vice, the rover was discovered in February 2014 by a US Air Force Historian that spotted it […]

The Graveyard For Trains On Ohio Border

Abandoned trains in Ohio and Pennsylvania

Located on the border of Pennsylvania and Ohio border tucked into the woods, sits old trains that seemingly have been rotting and rusting away for decades. Photographer Seph Lawless, took it upon himself to capture these awesome sites of trains from the modern era and all the way back to the 1930’s. The cemetery for […]

Mystery Woman Entitled to $100K After Dropping Off Apple I Vintage Computer

Vintage Apple I Computer dropped off at recycling center

As a scrapper, we all know that one man’s junk is another treasure. That is definitely the case for a mystery woman who recently dropped off a vintage computer to a local recycling facility just north of San Jose, California. Recently the woman was cleaning up her house and collecting a box of electronics after […]

Detroit: A City of Misfortune & Missing Metal

Scrapping can be a tough life

The city of Detroit is a reflection of what the US economy has been struggling with over the last few years. Bankruptcy, crime, displacement of citizens, and also scrap metal theft. In this New York Times article, you can follow the journey of those most affected by the economic downtime and how it has affected them. […]

Octopus Grabs Crab…Disappears

Quirks of Nature

Imagine you’re just walking along and BAM! an octopus grabs you! That’s what happened to this crab when it was just hanging around the shallow pools of the water. The octopus came out of seemingly nowhere and “walked” on land to grab the crab and then proceed to take him down into the dark depths […]

Speed Dating…In A Ford Mustang

Stunt driver goes on a blind date

Ford pulled out some great moves this Valentine’s Day to get some speed dates on the road in their new 2015 Mustang. These unsuspecting guys didn’t know what was going to hit them when they went on these blind dates. Little did they know the pretty lady they met is actually a professional stunt driver. […]

[INFOGRAPHIC] Did You Know? – Scrap Metal Facts

Aluminum can recycling

The iScrap App Team knows that our fans like to make money scrapping, but did you know all of that recycling actually has some pretty everlasting effects on the environment too? We have put together some of our favorite facts and figures to share about scrap metal. There are many scrap metal facts that by […]

Winter Greetings From Canada!

Two fee of snow- literally

Many of those living in Canada know what to expect when the winter months roll around. So what do they do with the news of more snow, cold weather, and shoveling? They have fun with it. These winter greetings from Canada are a great way to pass the time if you are just so sick […]

Scrappy Holidays Video

happy holidays

This Holiday Season the iScrap App wants to wish you, your family, and friends a healthy and happy New Year! Being huge scrap metal fans, the iScrap App Team wanted to get you in the Holiday mood with a little presentation of Scrappy Holidays! Hope you enjoy! Related Articles: Scrapping During The Winter New Year’s […]

Cool Scrap Hangouts

Converted Airplane

There are always some great places that come up in scrapping adventures. We wanted to share some of the cool places that have been shared with us through the last few months. Check out some of the other really cool scrap treasures that have been found over the year with these scrap pictures. Some of these below […]