Anyone got some 1 1/4" x 1 1/4" x 1/8" mild steeel angle iron hanging around?

Just wondering if anyone has kicking about the place some S/H "scrap"
angle iron that I could use to make myself something.
I'm wanting to make a storage shelf thingy.
The parts list is as follows:
Material: 1 1/4" x 1 1/4" x 1/8" mild steel angle iron (or similar)
120cm long x 4
114.6cm long x 6
59.6cm long x 4
Are scrap merchants sell angle iron bits?
BTW I live near Wakefield West Yorkshire. Any local person have some
angle iron you can sell to me?
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Richard
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In message , Richard writes
Getting as rare as hens' teeth these days but have you thought of trying to find some old fashioned iron bed-stead frames?
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Mike H
Ha! I used all mine up already. :c)
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Richard
Not rusted through I hope
Regards, Tony
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Tony Jeffree
There's a second hand steel merchant in Dewsbury:
James Dunkerley Steels Ltd
01924 451644
Very cheap prices (c. 25-50% on new prices)
I paid 10 quid for a 20ft length of 50mm RHS
He does a delivery service (was around 15 quid 2-3 years ago) and will also cut (roughly) to length.
Alternatively:
Morley Waste Traders - about 5 minutes from White Rose centre
will let you walk round (take wellies if it's anything like wet) and take what you want - I usually pay a quid or two each for up to six foot lengths of pretty much anything I can carry
They had a lathe there last year - about 10ft centre, 12" centre height 3ph he wanted 150 quid for it, including delivery! Wish I had the room.
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bigegg
In message , Tony Jeffree writes
I am vaguely reminded me of a popular music hall song or might have been a monologue (long before even my time)...
"The night the bed fell in on father".
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Mike H
Try "Mallard Metal Packs" 0121 624 0302
They currently list 30 x 30 x 3 or 40 x 40 x 3 black angle.
No connections other than being a satisfied customer.
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pgp001
I know Dunkerley Steels, the place it's about 2 miles from me. I'll give the guy a try, he could be usefull. Cheers.
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Richard
Well, in end I got 60 foot of 25 x 25 x 3 black angle which I thought would probably do the job.
Cost me £15 inc delivery!
(Well it cost me £16, the guy did not have the fiver change).
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Richard
thought
Dunkerley Steels.
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Richard

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