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Is ww2 ammo worth anything?

Is ww2 ammo worth anything?

If it’s the projectile part of the shell, unless it’s been disarmed it’s worth nothing and would be extremely dangerous to have anywhere near you because the explosive inside degrades over time and becomes more volatile the older it is. Sometimes old shells can explode just from the vibrations of walking past.

How much are bullet casings worth?

U.S.A. Scrap Dealer National Price Index

Average Price High Price Low Price
1.74 USD/LB 2.70 USD/LB 0.30 USD/LB

Is Spent brass worth anything?

The current scrap value for clean brass is about $1.30/lb. So the brass has at minimum an intrinsic monetary value that can be recouped for its scrap value at your local scrap yard.

Can you scrap shell casings?

You can recycle brass shell casings by turning them over to a scrap metal facility and save some money for the next time you buy ammo. You can bring spent brass shell casings as scrap metal to a metals recycler like GLE Scrap Metal.

How many bullet casings are in a pound?

Approximately 112 to 116 per pound. Some mil-spec cases are heavier due to higher case pressures when fired.

Can you sell artillery shells on eBay?

For safety, the sale of military items is restricted. While military surplus items and body armor that follows our policy can be sold, explosives and military ordnance aren’t allowed on eBay.

Why do people pick up brass casings?

It’s primarily because they want to sell it. They’ll often give different reasons, like calling it a safety issue, but ultimately it’s because there’s money to be made by selling your brass to a recycler or to other reloaders.

Can you scrap ammo brass?

Recycle Your Brass Shell Casings You can recycle brass shell casings by turning them over to a scrap metal facility and save some money for the next time you buy ammo. This is something that most gun ranges already do. You can bring spent brass shell casings as scrap metal to a metals recycler like GLE Scrap Metal.

What is the price of scrap brass?

See Current Brass Scrap Metal Prices

(Last Modified: January 20th, 2022, 9:39 am)
Metal/Material Current Price
#2 Copper Tubing/ Bus Bar $3.45/lb
Brass (Plumbing, Pipe) $2.20/lb
Bronze $2.65/lb

What can I do with spent shell casings?