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Newsletter January 24 2017

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re·pur·posed·MA·TE·RI·ALS (noun) - byproducts and waste that have value "as is" to a second, unrelated industry.  LEARN MORE ABOUT US>>   
In this Edition Denver | Chicago | Atlanta | Dallas | Philadelphia
Mineral Oil.  BEFORE: We just got in twenty six 55-gal drums of high-quality mineral oil imported from Germany by a pharmaceutical company.  They have such super tight tolerances for their life-supporting application that they reject 2% of the mineral oil they import.  L: Denver  Click Here for Pricing>>

repeatCUSTOMER:  "
We use mineral oil as a dust control agent for free-choice cattle mineral.  They get a boost of macro and trace minerals as well as vitamins while grazing on pasture.Bob in South Dakota
Stainless Steel Grates.  We just took in 750 of these grates  They are 13 1/2" x 25 1/2".  They come 25 grates per box.  L: Atlanta, Denver  Click Here for Pricing>> 

repurposedIDEA:  "Damon, use your stainless grates to make a redneck BBQ out of a toilet complete with an!" - Bruce

Canadian Appreciation.  We love our Canadian customers!  



Bowling Alley Lanes.  Distinctive, bowling alley lanes for all kinds of cool "repurposes".  Click Here for Bowling Lane Pricing>>

repurposedCUSTOMER:  We sold some bowling alley wood to a customer in Quebec, Canada.  Creig, we appreciate your business!



Military Cargo Parachutes.  35' and 100' diameters available.   Click Here for Parachute Prices and Sizes>>

repurposedCUSTOMER:  We sold a 100' parachute to a customer in British Columbia, Canada.  Don, we appreciate your business!



Concrete Railroad Ties.  "Here are those pictures of the concrete railroad ties that we used as parking barriers. (I emailed you earlier and told you I would send you some)." - Joe Kemp in Southey, SK
repurposedPRODUCTS see all PRODUCTS>>
Locations:  (303-321-1471) DenverChicagoAtlantaDallasPhiladelphia
Highway Sign Box Truss.  We just got in this galvanized box truss used for overhead highway signs.  There are 3 bolt together sections x 5 1/2' x 6 1/2' x 22' = 66' long.   L: Chicago: Email for details

Q #1:  Do you have obsolete metal / steel materials that could be "repurposed" rather than recycled?  EMail Details>>  In the case of this big box truss, theMissouri DOT thought there was a higher and better use for this box truss that simply melting it down at a scrap recycler.  We absolutely agree!  Thx MoDOT for your proactive thinking!!!  

Your Ideas:  "Perfect stage rigging for outdoor concerts!" - Cheryl
ourCUSTOMERS:  We often get asked..."Who are your customers?"  Well, last week it was to an ice fisherman in Wisconsin to use on his ice fishing hut.  Jacob, we appreciate your business!

PVC Roofing Membrane This is 50 mil thick PVC roofing membrane.  It is UV protective coating.  Roll sizes are 5' x 100'.  L: Chicago  Click Here for Dimensions and Pricing>>

5/16" & 1/2" Galvanized Steel Cable.  We have brand new, unused galvanized steel cable in 5/16" and 1/2" lengths.  L: Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Chicago  Click Here for Steel Cable Sizes and Prices>>

backSTORY:  This steel cable comes from the manufacturing of a new product.  When a spool reaches less than 500', it becomes a "drop".  So, this "drop" is brand new, unused cable.

"Our deck turned out fantastic with the 5/16" cable we bought from you.  And, we saved huge!" Sandra Bailey in Indiana

"That new, galvanized cable we got from you will last for years in our corrals.  New cable at a fraction of new price...wonderful!" Jack Abrams in Alabama

275 Gallon Totes.  Just got in a truckload of totes.  L: Philadelphia, Dallas, Chicago, Denver, Atlanta  Click Here for Prices for Totes>>

repurposedPROJECT:  "Thought you might be interested in a 'repurposing' idea for food grade totes." - Jo Anne Dolan  Very interesting video on how a group from the Port of Vancouver "repurposed" a 275 gal tote to treat zinc runoff from their warehouse roofs.   Watch Video>>
22,500 lb Forklift.  Hyster 225E propane powered forklift.  L: Chicago  Email for Pictures and Pricing>>

Dupont Zonyl 8740.  The Zonyl 8740 is a penetrating sealer for porous, less porous, and polished stone surfaces.  L: Atlanta  Make Offer - We are open to offers on a single 55 gallon drum or on all 7 we have in stock.  Email Offer>>

Sample Request"Any trial sample that I can try out to in Singapore?" - Vincent Lee in 
BEFORE:  "Damon, I've got 2 tanks that are like new, wanted to see if you are interested in them." - Wilson STATUS:  Wilson accepted our offer on the tanks, and we now have them for sale!

Pressure Vessels.  The two tanks are 60” dia x 190” long w/ a 2,200 gallon capacity.  They are designed for 137 psi. L: Atlanta 
 Email for Pricing>> 

Q:  Like WilsonDo you have obsolete/surplus/idle materials, inventory, or equipment that you'd like out of your warehouse?  If yes, 
Email Us Details>>
Particle Board.  We just did a deal for 1,700 sheets (3 truckloads) of 3/4" x 42" x 96" particle board.  This was used as shelving in a big palleting rack setup in a warehouse.  L: Philadelphia  Click for Pricing>>
Polyester Rolls.  L: Denver  Email for Details & Pricing>>

repurposedCUSTOMER:  We sold some of the 100% polyester fabric to a designer for a light installation she is doing at the upcoming Nuit Blache (White Night) Festival in Toronto.  "Here’s the fabric in action . . . " Mary Ellen

repurposedPROPERTY.  We have 60,000 Sq Ft former correctional facility for sale.  (*A,C,E - 8" precast concrete construction designed to withstand an F5 tornado, 4" water tap, 80 interstate miles from an int'l airport, backup generator, etc.)  L: Brush, CO  Email for More Details>> 

repurposingPOSSIBILITY:  We have a ammunition and gun dealer visiting the property next week.  They are considering the former prison as a distribution facility.  They are especially intrigued by the tremendous security that the thick, precast concrete walls will provide their inventory!

Q: Do you have a property that would be a good candidate for sale that could be "repurposed"?  We're buying.  Email Details>>
referralAPPRECIATION.  "Damon, I saw these 5 Cincinnati Fan Blowers in an online auction.  These may be of interest to you.  They have zero bids so far.Gary  RE: Gary, thanks for the referral.  We were the winner bidder on the 5 blowers!  

PLS:  Any time you see something for Craigslist, auction, eBay, etc...that you think would be a candidate for "repurposing", we'd appreciate you forwarding us the info!

Cincinnati Fan Model HDBI-300 Blowers.  Qty 5.  L: Denever
  Email for Pricing of Fans>>

Learn More...about repurposedMATERIALS.  Watch 2 Minute Introduction Video>>  
* A.C.E.  This acronym stands for AttributesCharacteristicsEngineering.  We use this acronym to tell you a little about a used material and what qualities it has in hopes that someone can find a "repurpose" for it.  Asked another way...what did the material do in it's 1st life that might help identify a very different, 2nd life for it?