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Answered in Copper on 18th July, 2016
What is a sealed unit?

Sealed units are electric motors enclosed in a steel casing, and are commonly found in A/C units and refrigerators.  They are also called "compressors".  These units have a metal value due to their copper interiors.  You can view sealed unit prices here:  Sealed Unit Prices

When scrapping, ensure that oil is drained from the units.  Most scrap yards have price/lb for these units and others will pay a price/unit.

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