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Old 12-30-2012, 09:23 AM
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I've been finding a lot of cell phones lately. Some are like new but of course water damaged. What do you guys do with them, Sell em or trash em?

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Old 12-30-2012, 11:21 AM
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I've found 5 cellphones, mostly walking the dog... The two that were functional, I returned to the owners, the other three I parted out. Two SD memory cards, two batteries, one small LCD (no specs, probably no use), three vibrating motors, small speakers, microphones, a camera element (no specs either), tiny LEDs... I play with electronics, so can make use of some of the parts.

Should try and return them, if you can, it's like finding a wallet, there is usually something in there worth more to the individual, that the replacement cost...
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Old 12-30-2012, 11:45 AM
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ive never found one but have seen videos that they do contain a little GOLD

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If they are functional, you can donate them to troops for use overseas. It doesn't pay anything, but goes to a nobel cause.

http://www.grcrecycling.com/recycle-...FQ0GnQodwm8AHQ
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i seen on tv were they have automated cell phone recycleing machine at malls and places around the countery and give you money for the cell phones

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Old 12-30-2012, 02:52 PM
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I just saw a web site on tv called gazelle. Com. Were you can turn them in. but I'm liking the other ideas better.Good tips. Thanks

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Old 12-30-2012, 08:11 PM
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Once the white strip inside turns red/pink from water damage, nobody is going to want them.

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