Box O' Brass

Discussion in 'Reloading Classifieds' started by wiky86, Oct 22, 2013.

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  1. wiky86

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    I have a sizable box full of various calibers that I've been collecting, but I don't think I'm going to do anything with it.
    Mostly 5.56, .45 and 9mm. Some 12g and .270 as well as other stuff.
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  2. xlsbob

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    Can we narrow down "sizeable" a bit, a picture would help.
     
  3. HappyRoman

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    Brass might be worth close to $2/# at the scrap yards.
     
  4. wiky86

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    No luck with the photo upload from mobile. But the box is 19Lx10.5Wx6.5T.
     
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    I don't think there is any way we can know what your brass is worth until you take it out of the box, separate it and count it.
     
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    Almost full? Half full? Enough to cover the bottom?
     
  7. wiky86

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    It's about 2/3 full.

    And I won't be counting it, don't feel like putting that much effort into it. Worst case scenario, it just takes up some space while I add to it.
     
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    :bluelaugh: GLWS I wouldn't count it either
     
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    I'll start the bidding at.....
    $5.00!
     
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    ..
     
  11. wiky86

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    Uploaded a picture :p
     
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    Price drop to $60
     
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    looks like a lot of steel cases mosin & 7.62x39 at a glance
     
  14. xlsbob

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    If it's not worth the time to sort out then you're probably better off selling as scrap . I buy a lot of used brass but I know what it is before I buy it. Not trying to give you a hard time but not too many people want to buy something and then find out wether or not they can use it.
     
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  15. wiky86

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    There's no mosin anything in there :p
    Don't own one... yet.
    Anyways I weighed the box, came out at 15lbs. I'll open it up to offers now, but no, I won't take $5 for it lol.
     
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    Looks like a healthy bit of copperwashed comm-block steel cases in there. Looks like x39 when up against a .223. Can you sort out the steel and then weigh the box?
     
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    If you go to the 13" line and come down in the picture just almost against the cardboard, that copper colored case, thats not 7.62x54r?
     
  18. Bealzybub

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    Oh, and I'd do $10 for the metal cases, and you can make yer millions off the plastic.
     
  19. wiky86

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    I am 1000% sure there's no 54r in their. Never owned anything that shoots that cartridge.
    Also, sold last night :p
     
  20. evltwn

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    God, reading this thread means that I just wasted 10 minutes I will never get back...count the brass, FFS, and perhaps you will be able to sell it. Otherwise, delete the damned thread and put the box back wherever it was previously.
     
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