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Office Hours
9:00am to 4:00pm 
Last Load Accepted at 3:50PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed

We may be closed for National Holidays and for 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, 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)
  • Heavy Equipment is priced on an individual unit basis. There is a tire fee (weight subtracted) of $20-$500 each tire

  • We do NOT accept RUBBER TIRES (unless the are physically attached to a car or pickup) Campers, Buses, Motor Homes, Wood, Fiberglass, Fiberglass pick up toppers,  Plastic, Glass, Concrete, Cement, (as an example, Snowmobiles:  we do not accept the fiberglass hood, seat, or the rubber track) etc. see here for more information on things we do not accept
*** Michigan Law requires a Ten (10) day hold on checks $25.00 or greater 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 10 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:  July 11, 2024 DF