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Useful metals off dead cars

Posted: Tue May 14, 2013 7:47 am
by distrominore741
We have a broken down 1995 Saturn Sl2 and I am would like to know if there is any metal off it that can be forged or put to some other use?
Thanks!

Re: Useful metals off dead cars

Posted: Tue May 14, 2013 7:53 am
by Darryl Ponder
The rear springs could be used for something. Punches, drifts, knives.

Re: Useful metals off dead cars

Posted: Tue May 14, 2013 9:02 am
by Alan Olson
Usually parts associated with steering (Tie rods, Ball joint, Axels, etc.), as well as suspension parts (coil springs, leaf springs, shock struts, etc.) have higher carbon content and can be useful as tools or dies. Al

Re: Useful metals off dead cars

Posted: Thu May 16, 2013 7:53 am
by distrominore741
Thank you for the information!