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 Office Hours

 We will be closed:  Monday, Sept 2nd in observance of Labor Day

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Last Load Accepted at 3:50PM 

8:30AM -11:30AM

Last Load Accepted at


We may be closed for National Holidays and inclement weather



13154 S. Mackinac Trail
Dafter, MI

906 632 0018

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Bring us your unwanted scrap and we will print a check with your name on it today!  The Reid family has been doing business in the UP for 60+ years and we will give you an honest price without surprise fees and deductions.

 ** This is just a short list of some of the items we buy, please check our Scrap Description and Pricing Pages **
  • Scrap Cars, Trucks (we offer a pick up service) Heavy Equipment such as Loaders, Excavators, Semi Tractors, etc. (see pricing page and guide to scrapping a vehicle)
  • Catalytic Converters, Radiators, Vehicle and Equipment Batteries, Whole Motors
  • Copper/Copper Wire, Electric Motors, Brass, Lead
  • Sheet Iron / Tin & Steel Mix (such as: washer, dryers, hot water heaters, refrigerators, etc)
  • Auto Cast, Stove Cast, Cast Pipes/Tubs
  • Aluminum, Irony Aluminum, Aluminum Rims
  • Steel (long & short)
    *** Michigan Law requires a Three (3) day hold on checks over $25.00 for any Catalytic Converters or Scrap Copper ***   
--- Roll Off Container Service Available for both Commercial and Residential Locations ---

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Reid Metals has always strived for Customer service and satisfaction.  Bring your unwanted scrap metals, and or your scrap cars or trucks to Reid Metals and turn it into a check with your name on it.  Get an honest quote with no hidden fees or deductions at the scale.

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Reid Metals of Dafter is a U.P. family owned, Honest metal recycling business and located just 13 miles South of the Soo on Mackinac Trail.  The Reid family has been doing business in the U.P. for 60+ years, and, doing metal recycling for over 35 years in Dafter.


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Last Updated: Aug 20, 2019 RT