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NATIONAL AVERAGE PRICES UP TO

£3,300 Tonne

£3.30 Kg / £1.49 Lb

Scrap Cable Prices & UK Dealers

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G&L AUTOS, Haven Rd, Colchester

LAST UPDATED: 2 DAYS ago
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  • LOGISTICS: Delivery & Collection
  • METALS WANTED: Alloy Wheels, Aluminium, Brake Discs, Brass, Bronze, Cables and Wiring, Copper, Electric Motors, Iron, Lead, Lead Acid Batteries, Nickel, Stainless Steel, Starters and Alternators, Steel, Tin, Titanium, Vehicle Wiring Loom, Zinc
  • Ace Breakers, 16 Manor Way, Swanscombe

    LAST UPDATED: 1 WEEK ago
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  • LOGISTICS: Site Delivery Only
  • METALS WANTED: Alloy Wheels, Aluminium, Brake Discs, Brass, Bronze, Cables and Wiring, Copper, Electric Motors, Household Appliances, Iron, Lead, Lead Acid Batteries, Nickel, Stainless Steel, Starters and Alternators, Steel, Tin, Titanium, Vehicle Wiring Loom, Zinc
  • Oxney Breakers, Oxney Road, Peterborough

    LAST UPDATED: 6 DAYS ago
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  • CABLE: Singles (60% Cu): £3000 per tonne
  • CABLE: Household: £1800 per tonne
  • CABLE: Low Grade: £900 per tonne
  • LOGISTICS: Site Delivery Only
  • METALS WANTED: Alloy Wheels, Aluminium, Brake Discs, Brass, Bronze, Cables and Wiring, Copper, Electric Motors, Lead, Lead Acid Batteries, Starters and Alternators, Vehicle Wiring Loom
  • Bryn, Wigan

    LAST UPDATED: 7 DAYS ago
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  • CABLE: Clean Pyro: £2550 per tonne
  • CABLE: PVC Pyro: £2050 per tonne
  • CABLE: Singles (60% Cu): £3600 per tonne
  • CABLE: Household: £2350 per tonne
  • CABLE: Low Grade: £1500 per tonne
  • CABLE: Aluminium: £400 per tonne
  • LOGISTICS: Collection Only
  • METALS WANTED: Alloy Wheels, Aluminium, Brake Discs, Brass, Bronze, Cables and Wiring, Copper, Electric Motors, Iron, Lead, Lead Acid Batteries, Nickel, Stainless Steel, Starters and Alternators, Steel, Tin, Titanium, Vehicle Wiring Loom, Zinc

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    Aluminium Cable

    Average Price: £1,200 Tonne

    Description: Scrap aluminium cable is used in electrical wiring systems for its lightweight and corrosion-resistant properties. Examples include power distribution lines, overhead transmission lines, and electrical cables in buildings.

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    AVS Cumbria Metals
    Bannockburn, Workington
    Cumbria, CA14 4RG
    Call 01900 66196
    Per Kilo: £2.00
    5kg: £10.00
    10kg: £20.00
    25kg: £50.00
    50kg: £100.00
    100kg: £200.00

    £2,000
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £0.40
    5kg: £2.00
    10kg: £4.00
    25kg: £10.00
    50kg: £20.00
    100kg: £40.00

    £400


    Pyro Clean Cable

    Average Price: £2,275 Tonne

    Description: Clean pyro scrap cable, distinguished by its fireproof nature and lack of insulation, is commonly sourced from electronics and wiring systems. Examples include wiring harnesses, circuitry, and electrical connections.

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    AVS Cumbria Metals
    Bannockburn, Workington
    Cumbria, CA14 4RG
    Call 01900 66196
    Per Kilo: £2.00
    5kg: £10.00
    10kg: £20.00
    25kg: £50.00
    50kg: £100.00
    100kg: £200.00

    £2,000
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £2.55
    5kg: £12.75
    10kg: £25.50
    25kg: £63.75
    50kg: £127.50
    100kg: £255.00

    £2,550


    Pyro PVC Cable

    Average Price: £2,225 Tonne

    Description: PVC pyro scrap cable, notable for its fireproof PVC insulation, is frequently retrieved from electrical installations. Examples include wiring, conduit systems, electrical infrastructure.

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    AVS Cumbria Metals
    Bannockburn, Workington
    Cumbria, CA14 4RG
    Call 01900 66196
    Per Kilo: £2.40
    5kg: £12.00
    10kg: £24.00
    25kg: £60.00
    50kg: £120.00
    100kg: £240.00

    £2,400
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £2.05
    5kg: £10.25
    10kg: £20.50
    25kg: £51.25
    50kg: £102.50
    100kg: £205.00

    £2,050


    Household Cable

    Average Price: £2,167 Tonne

    Description: Scrap household cable, commonly found in residential electrical systems, encompasses wiring used for indoor applications. Examples include electrical wiring for lighting fixtures, power outlets, and appliances.

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    Oxney Breakers
    Oxney Breakers, Oxney Road, Peterborough
    Cambridgeshire, PE15YP
    Call 07525 081681
    Per Kilo: £1.80
    5kg: £9.00
    10kg: £18.00
    25kg: £45.00
    50kg: £90.00
    100kg: £180.00

    £1,800
    AVS Cumbria Metals
    Bannockburn, Workington
    Cumbria, CA14 4RG
    Call 01900 66196
    Per Kilo: £2.35
    5kg: £11.75
    10kg: £23.50
    25kg: £58.75
    50kg: £117.50
    100kg: £235.00

    £2,350
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £2.35
    5kg: £11.75
    10kg: £23.50
    25kg: £58.75
    50kg: £117.50
    100kg: £235.00

    £2,350


    Low Grade Cable

    Average Price: £1,267 Tonne

    Description: Scrap low grade cable, indicating wiring with lower purity or quality, is commonly utilised in basic electrical applications. Examples include speaker wire, telephone cables, and coaxial cables.

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    Oxney Breakers
    Oxney Breakers, Oxney Road, Peterborough
    Cambridgeshire, PE15YP
    Call 07525 081681
    Per Kilo: £0.90
    5kg: £4.50
    10kg: £9.00
    25kg: £22.50
    50kg: £45.00
    100kg: £90.00

    £900
    AVS Cumbria Metals
    Bannockburn, Workington
    Cumbria, CA14 4RG
    Call 01900 66196
    Per Kilo: £1.40
    5kg: £7.00
    10kg: £14.00
    25kg: £35.00
    50kg: £70.00
    100kg: £140.00

    £1,400
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £1.50
    5kg: £7.50
    10kg: £15.00
    25kg: £37.50
    50kg: £75.00
    100kg: £150.00

    £1,500


    Singles Wiring (60% Cu)

    Average Price: £3,300 Tonne

    Description: Scrap singles 60% copper refers to copper wiring typically found in electrical systems, featuring a high copper content of 60%. Examples include electrical wiring, cables, and conductors.

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    Oxney Breakers
    Oxney Breakers, Oxney Road, Peterborough
    Cambridgeshire, PE15YP
    Call 07525 081681
    Per Kilo: £3.00
    5kg: £15.00
    10kg: £30.00
    25kg: £75.00
    50kg: £150.00
    100kg: £300.00

    £3,000
    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £3.60
    5kg: £18.00
    10kg: £36.00
    25kg: £90.00
    50kg: £180.00
    100kg: £360.00

    £3,600


    Vehicle Wiring Loom Clean

    Average Price: £2,700 Tonne

    Description:  Clean scrap wiring loom is an electrical harness found in a vehicle where all plugs and fuseboxes have been removed. No plugs or fuseboxes.

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    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £2.70
    5kg: £13.50
    10kg: £27.00
    25kg: £67.50
    50kg: £135.00
    100kg: £270.00

    £2,700


    Vehicle Wiring Loom Pluggy

    Average Price: £2,500 Tonne

    Description: A pluggy wiring loom refers to a wiring harness in a vehicle that retains connectors and plugs but lacks fuse boxes or additional processing.

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    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £2.50
    5kg: £12.50
    10kg: £25.00
    25kg: £62.50
    50kg: £125.00
    100kg: £250.00

    £2,500


    Vehicle Wiring Loom Low Grade

    Average Price: £1,500 Tonne

    Description: Low-grade scrap wiring loom comprises unprocessed wiring harnesses removed from vehicles, typically featuring both plugs and fuse boxes, and is commonly awaiting recycling.

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    Makerfield Metal
    Bryn, Wigan
    Greater Manchester, WN48BX
    Call 07814 282109
    Per Kilo: £1.50
    5kg: £7.50
    10kg: £15.00
    25kg: £37.50
    50kg: £75.00
    100kg: £150.00

    £1,500

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      Frequently Asked Questions

      Scrappie is here to assist whether you’re a scrap dealer, tradesperson, or a member of the public with scrap cable and wiring for sale. Here are some of the answers to the most common questions.

      How Much Are Scrap Cable and Wiring Worth?

      Today, average scrap cable and wiring prices are:

      ALUMINIUM: £1,200 Tonne | £1.20 Kg | £0.54 Lb

      CLEAN PYRO: £2,275 Tonne | £2.27 Kg | £1.03 Lb

      HOUSEHOLD: £2,167 Tonne | £2.16 Kg | £0.98 Lb

      LOW GRADE: £1,267 Tonne | £1.26 Kg | £0.57 Lb

      PVC PYRO: £2,225 Tonne | £2.22 Kg | £1.00 Lb

      SINGLES 60% CU: £3,300 Tonne | £3.30 Kg | £1.49 Lb

      CLEAN LOOM: £2,700 Tonne | £2.70 Kg | £1.22 Lb

      PLUGGY LOOM: £2,500 Tonne | £2.50 Kg | £1.13 Lb

      LOW GRADE LOOM: £1,500 Tonne | £1.50 Kg | £0.68 Lb

      DRY BRIGHT COPPER: £7,000 Tonne | £7.00 Kg | £3.17 Lb

      GREASY BRIGHT COPPER: £6,463 Tonne | £6.46 Kg | £2.93 Lb

      HARD DRAWN COPPER: £6,825 Tonne | £6.82 Kg | £3.09 Lb

      Only at Scrappie will you find the most up-to-date and trustworthy source of scrap metal prices in the UK. Real-time averages based on latest dealer prices. Check out how much you can get paid in your local area. Tell them you found their details on Scrappie.

      What Are Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      Scrap cable and wiring are electrical components commonly found in various applications that carry electrical signals or power. When they are no longer needed or functional, they are considered scrap and can be recycled to recover valuable materials.

      Who Can Sell Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      Anyone with scrap cable and wiring can sell them. This includes individuals, electricians, construction companies, and businesses that deal with electrical equipment. Selling these components is a way to dispose of unwanted items and earn money from the valuable materials they contain.

      How To Sell Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      Selling scrap cable and wiring can be a straightforward process. Identify the components, prepare them by removing non-metal parts, find a buyer such as local scrap yards, recycling centres, or online platforms like Scrappie, arrange transportation, and receive payment based on weight and component type. Scrappie can help you find reputable buyers and streamline the selling process.

      Where Can I Sell Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      You can sell scrap cable and wiring at various locations, including local scrap yards, recycling centres, online platforms like Scrappie, and some electronic recycling facilities.

      When Should I Sell Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      The ideal time to sell scrap cable and wiring is when you no longer need them or when they are no longer functional. Selling promptly when metal prices are favourable can also help declutter your space and put money back in your pocket.

      Why Should I Recycle Cable and Wiring?

      Recycling cable and wiring is environmentally responsible and offers several benefits, including resource conservation, energy savings, economic gain, and reducing environmental impact. It’s a win-win situation, benefiting both your wallet and the environment. Scrappie can assist you in finding the right buyers and making the recycling process convenient and efficient.

      Do I Sort My Scrap?

      If you have different types and grades of scrap metal, try to sort them as best you can before arriving at the scrap yard. This will save you time and effort at the dealer’s location. Make sure there are as few contaminants attached to your metal to get the best rate.

      How Do I Get Paid?

      In accordance with the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013, cash payments are banned. You’ll normally be paid by same day Bank Transfer. Make sure you keep your receipt or ticket. Payments onto your bank card or cheques may be available at some locations.

      If your scrap is being collected by a buyer, make sure you get paid before the buyer leaves with your goods.

      What Do I Bring To The Scrappie?

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      Can I Deliver To Scrappie?

      If you have a small quantity of material, many buyers won’t collect & pay due to the cost of fuel, time & manpower involved. Your best bet would be to deliver your goods to a licenced site. You’ll most often be paid a higher rate too. Some yards might ask you to wear a hi-visibility vest and hard hat to enter the site.

      Weighing In Your Scrap Cable and Wiring?

      Your cable and wiring will often be weighed in front of you so you can see the weight for yourself and you’ll get paid. If you have any questions, don’t be afraid to ask your scrap merchant. They are there to help.

      Are Free Scrap Metal Collections Available?

      Sometimes it might not be economical for you to deliver your scrap metal to a local yard. Reasons such as time, effort, means of transport or simply because you have a small very quantity to recycle.

      Why not just give it away? To find a free scrap collector near you, click here. Licenced local collectors will pick up your free scrap cable from your home or business and deliver them to the site when they have a full load.

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