What to do with unused cables?

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  1. DragorianSword
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    Over the years I have collected quite a few cables.
    They came with the 2 computers, 3 cameras, routers, etc I've had over the years.
    Of course I can just throw them away, but I wonder if I can't make some money out of them.
    Are there places where they want to buy your old cables or can I recycle them or strip the copper?
    Most of the cables are for video or power cables.

    Does anyone have any good ideas?
     
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    I leave mine in a box.
     
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    Honestly, it wouldn't be worth it to sell them/strip them for copper. Either throw them away or just keep them in a box somewhere. I have probably 3 or 4 boxes full of cables of various different kinds that have been useful throughout the years. Never hurts to have extra cable IMO.
     
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    Strangle people with them.
     
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