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Ferrous Metal

Ferrous Metals

Ferrous metals contain portions
of iron and have a magnetic property.

We purchase the following ferrous metals:

  • #1 & #2 Plate & Structural Steel
  • #1 & #2 Cast Iron and Pipe
  • #1 & #2 Heavy Steel
  • Sheet Iron
  • Tin
  • Appliances
  • Automobiles


We adhere to all state and federal regulations, thus proper identification will be necessary to sell scrap at Coffman's Metals. If you have questions regarding the sale of any ferrous metal, please contact us.

We do NOT purchase the following:

  • Fence, Wire or Cable
  • Combustible Tanks (propane,
    freon, oxygen, acetelyne, gasoline, etc.)
  • Microwaves, Televisions,
    Computers or Light Ballasts
  • Tires
  • Cardboard, Glass or Paper

Preparation of Ferrous Metals

  • Remove all freon from any refrigerators
    or air conditioner units.
  • Drain all water heaters.
  • Properly drain and remove all oil from motors and transmissions.
  • Remove tires, spare tire and gas tank from all automobiles.

Our Scales

Coffman's Metals has certified weighing scales for all weights of items, ranging from ounces to tons. Our drive-thru scales offer digital readout, so customers can see their weight firsthand. A speaker system at the scales allows easy communication between customers and our staff. Plenty of turning room is also available for trucks with large trailers.

For customers using Coffman's for the first time, simply drive onto the scales and we'll help you with the rest. We look forward to serving your recycling needs.