INSTITUTE OF SCRAP RECYCLING INDUSTRIES, INC.
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Niece NICKEL SILVER TURNINGS
To be sold by sample or analysis.
Nascent LEADED BRASS SCRAP TURNINGS
Shall consist of scrap borings and turnings alloyed
with copper, zinc, and lead. Turnings shall be
unmixed and have less than 0.01% alloyed bismuth
and silicon each and other impurities as agreed
between buyer and seller.
Niche LEADED BRASS SCRAP ROD ENDS AND FORGINGS
Shall consist of scrap rod ends and forgings alloyed
with copper, zinc, and lead. Solids shall have less
than 0.01% alloyed bismuth and silicon each and
other impurities as agreed between buyer and seller.
Night YELLOW BRASS ROD TURNINGS
Shall consist strictly of rod turnings, free of alumi-
num, manganese, composition, Tobin and Muntz
metal turnings; not to contain over 3% free iron, oil
or other moisture; to be free of grindings and bab-
bitts; to contain not more than 0.30% tin and not
more than 0.15% alloyed iron.
Noble NEW YELLOW BRASS ROD ENDS
Shall consist of new, clean rod ends from free turn-
ing brass rods or forging rods, not to contain more
than 0.30% tin and not more than 0.15% alloyed
iron. To be free of Muntz metal and naval brass or
any other alloys. To be in pieces not larger than 12”
and free of foreign matter.
Nomad YELLOW BRASS TURNINGS
Shall consist of yellow brass turnings, free of alumi-
num, manganese and composition turnings, not to
contain over 3% of free iron, oil or other moisture;
to be free of grindings and babbitts. To avoid dis-
pute, to be sold subject to sample or analysis.
Ocean MIXED UNSWEATED AUTO RADIATORS
Shall consist of mixed automobile radiators, to be
free of aluminum radiators, and iron-finned radia-
tors. All radiators to be subject to deduction of
actual iron. The tonnage specification should cover
the gross weight of the radiators, unless otherwise
Pales BRASS CONDENSER TUBES
Shall consist of clean condenser tubing which may
be plated or unplated, free of excessive corroded
material as mutually agreed. Upon mutual agree-
ment between buyer and seller, may be in the form
of whole bundles including iron and/or brass heads
as well as iron and/or brass baffles.
Pallu ALUMINUM BRASS CONDENSER TUBES
Shall consist of clean sound condenser tubing which
may be plated or unplated, free of nickel alloy and
Palms MUNTZ METAL TUBES
Shall consist of clean sound Muntz metal tubing
which may be plated or unplated, free of nickel alloy,
aluminum alloy, and corroded material.
Parch MANGANESE BRONZE SOLIDS
Shall have a copper content of not less than 55%, a
lead content of not more than 1%, and shall be free
of aluminum bronze and silicon bronze.
HEAVIER PIECES OF ANY SIZE, LENGTH, AND WEIGHT ACCEPTABLE
UPON MUTUAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN BUYER AND SELLER.
Tablet CLEAN ALUMINUM LITHOGRAPHIC SHEETS
To consist of 1000 and/or 3000 series alloys, to be
free of paper, plastic, excessively inked sheets, and
any other contaminants. Minimum size of 3” (8 cm)
in any direction.
Tabloid NEW, CLEAN ALUMINUM LITHOGRAPHIC SHEETS
To consist of 1000 and/or 3000 series alloys,
uncoated, unpainted, to be free of paper, plastic, ink,
and any other contaminants. Minimum size of 3” (8
cm) in any direction.
Taboo MIXED LOW COPPER ALUMINUM CLIPPINGS AND SOLIDS
Shall consist of new, clean, uncoated and unpainted
low copper aluminum scrap of two or more alloys
with a minimum thickness of 0.015 inches (.38 mm)
and to be free of 2000 and 7000 series, hair wire,
wire screen, punchings less 1/2 inch (1.25 cm) diam-
eter, dirt, and other non-metallic items. Grease and
oil not to total more than 1%. Variations to this speci-
fication should be agreed upon prior to shipment
between the buyer and seller.
Taint/ CLEAN MIXED OLD ALLOY SHEET ALUMINUM
Shall consist of clean old alloy aluminum sheet of
two or more alloys, free of foil, venetian blinds,
castings, hair wire, screen wire, food or beverage
containers, radiator shells, airplane sheet, bottle
caps, plastic, dirt, and other non-metallic items. Oil
and grease not to total more than 1%. Up to 10%
Take NEW ALUMINUM CAN STOCK
Shall consist of new low copper aluminum can
stock and clippings, clean, lithographed or not litho-
graphed, and coated with clear lacquer but free of
lids with sealers, iron, dirt and other foreign contami-
nation. Oil not to exceed 1%.
Talc POST-CONSUMER ALUMINUM CAN SCRAP
Shall consist of old aluminum food and/or beverage
cans. The material is to be free of other scrap metals,
foil, tin cans, plastic bottles, paper, glass, and other
non-metallic items. Variations to this specification
should be agreed upon prior to shipment between the
buyer and seller.
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