iScrap App has provided some useful videos to help you sort your scrap.
Copper Scrap Differences: #1, #2, #3
A notable difference: #3 copper is also known as light copper. We use the term light copper.
Different types of scrap wire
Note: we do not buy steel coaxial cable.
Note: Bronze also goes by the name red brass. That is what we call it. Your yellow brass must have all die cast, rubber, and steel removed. Otherwise it will be priced as dirty brass, which is a lower price.
You can find more videos from iScrap App on their Youtube page. Please bear in mind that their advice doesn’t always match up with the demands of our outlets. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask us and we’ll be happy to help.