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Old 11-16-2008, 06:22 PM   #16
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What do I do with old wires that I can't remove?

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with the price of copper, you don't want to leave it in the walls! maybe it'd be best to burn the house down, then you'd have all that wonderful copper to gather up and recycle! hehehehe

We have an old office building we own that we are selling off. I looked at the 3 phase panel in there yesterday. It is fed with 4 pieces of 3/0. Thats like $4 per foot per strand new. ouch.

Give u a real good deal on a building in wisconsin with lots of copper in it....


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Old 11-16-2008, 06:27 PM   #17
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What do I do with old wires that I can't remove?

great! do i get to light the match? hehehehe


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