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Scrap Metal Scrap Price Updated Price Date
Copper National Average $3.52/lb Updated 05/22/2024
Steel National Average $187.67/ton Updated 05/22/2024
Aluminum National Average $0.46/lb Updated 05/22/2024
Catalytic Converter Average $75.93/each Updated 05/22/2024

Aluminum Transformers

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$0.06/lb

(0.00%) 45-Day Change

Recent Price History

$0.07/lb Milely Recycling LLC, Louisville, KY 5/20/24
$0.06/lb Baker Scrap, Forrest, Illinois 11/21/23
$0.04/lb Adams Recycling, Greenville, South Carolina 11/21/23
$0.07/lb Cumming, Georgia 12/9/22
$0.07/lb A & A Recycling, Cincinnati, Ohio 8/1/22
$0.06/lb AIM Recycling, Bangor, Maine 4/17/22

About Aluminum Transformers

Let’s Learn About Aluminum Transformers

Scrapping Aluminum Transformers can be green for the environment and for your pocket. Find a scrap yard in the area and collect your scrap metal to get paid for it. Aluminum transformers can be of various sizes and found in many places so the Aluminum Transformers Scrap Prices can be different. Often times they will have a steel core in the center and surrounded by aluminum wiring and casing.

These transformers can look very similar to copper ones, and the only way to really know if they are aluminum is by scratching them with a file or something else that can cut into the middle of the wiring. You will see a white color and this will show you that they are aluminum and not copper.

Are All Transformers The Same? No!

Separate your aluminum transformers from copper transformers to make the most money on your scrap metal. You can identify Aluminum Transformers from copper ones by filing the wires on the inside. Sometimes they may look copper-color on the outside, but it could be a wire insulation or coating to protect it from corrosion. Be sure to check and if you aren’t sure ask your scrap yard to help you.

Big And Heavy Transformers? Contact Your Local Yard!

If you have a large quantity of scrap metal or aluminum transformers, you can use the iScrap App to request a scrap metal pick or container service to your job site. If you are in construction, demolition, or renovation work, it is perfect to get rid of all your scrap metal. Find a scrap yard through the iScrap App and contact them for today’s scrap metal prices. See more Scrapping Videos here. Most scrap yards will have trucks or flatbeds that will be able to get those transformers back to their yards safely because they will have enough load bearing inside of the truck to carry them.

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Catalytic Converters $75.93/each

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Aluminum Transformers

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Potomac Metals-Sterling

45655 Woodland Road Sterling, Virginia 20166

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Potomac Metals-Manassas

11900 Livingston Road Manassas, Virginia 20109

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Potomac Metals-Springfield

6619 Iron Place Springfield, Virginia 22151

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Potomac Metals-Ranson

410 16th Ave Ranson, West Virginia 25438

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Potomac Metals-Beltsville

5215 Holland Drive Beltsville, Maryland 20705

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Kirby Metal Recycling

5832 Kirby Road Clinton, Maryland 20735

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Potomac Metals-Waldorf

2 Henry Ford Circle Waldorf, Maryland 20602

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Midshore Recyclers Inc

6012 Shiloh Church Hurlock Rd Hurlock, Maryland 21643

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Scrapwire and Cable Corp

5702 Industry Lane Frederick, Maryland 21704

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Staiman Recycling

213 Poplar Street Hanover, Pennsylvania 17331

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Recycle Management

3426 US Hwy Bsn 340 Stanley, Virginia 22851

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White Metal Recycling Company

150 S Orchard Dr Yoe, Pennsylvania 17313

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