High Buyer Demand at Thainstone Live Online Auction

28/05/2021
Leading auctioneering company, Thainstone Specialist Auctions (a division of ANM Group) held their most recent online sale of the year of plant, equipment, machinery, and commercial vehicles at Thainstone Centre on Wednesday 19th May.

The live online auction featured an entry of 1,398 lots and achieved an excellent sales rate of 86.9%. A timed online auction of builder’s equipment was also held in the run up to the sale. More than 660 online bidders participated in the sale, making this the most subscribed online sale within the UK to date.

Mark Barrack, Head of Thainstone Specialist Auctions, said: “We continue to see a high demand from buyers seeking plant and agricultural equipment as well as commercial vehicles. As our live online sales continue, we are delighted to deliver yet another successful Thainstone Online auction, the independent support of an auctioneer alongside the live bidding ensures the best and fairest price on the day for buyers and sellers.

Strong prices were met across all categories, including a 2017 Valta T234 Four Wheel Drive Tractor from the Tractors, Telehandlers & Plant Equipment section selling for £48,000, followed by 2000 JCB Fastrac 3185 Four Wheel Drive Tractor from the same category which sold for £22,800. The Small Plant and Ground Care section saw a 2016 Kubota E26-11 Ride on Mower achieve £9,500 and a McHale V660 Round Baler sold for £10,000 in the Implements & Machinery section. Within the Light Commercials and 4x4 section a 2017 Ford Transit 350 Tipper sold for £13,400 and the Lorries category 2014 DAF LF220 FA 16 tonne Refuse Lorry for £21,000. Lastly the Trailers and Containers section saw a IW Tri Axle 14’x6’ Trailer sell for £2,400.

Mark continued “Looking ahead, we encourage customers who are looking to maximise the value of their surplus business assets to contact any member of our highly experienced team on 01467 623770. Our next live online sale takes place on 16th June 2021, and entries will be accepted from Monday 7th June.”

Top prices
 
Tractors, Telehandlers & Plant Equipment
2017 Valta T234 Four Wheel Drive Tractor £48,000
2000 JCB Fastrac 3185 Four Wheel Drive Tractor £22,800
2012 Manito Telescopic Handler £21,200
2003 JCB 3CX Wheeled Excavator £21,000
 
Small Plant and Ground Care
2016 Kubota E26-11 Ride on Mower £9,500
2008 Bomag 80 Vibrating Roller £4,900
Atlas Copco XA5156 Compressor £4,500
2014 Amazone Profihopper Mower £3,800
 
 
Implements & Machinery
McHale V660 Round Baler £10,000
Kuhn FC313D Mower £6,400
Watson RHA314 Grass Aerator/ Roller £6,200
Port equip Mobile Cattle Handling System £4,900
 
Light Commercials & 4x4’s
2017 Ford Transit 350 Tipper £13,400
2014 Ford Transit Custom 290 LTD £10,600
2013 Ford Ranger 2.2 LTD Double Cab £10,500
2014 Ford Transit 100 T 350 Pickup £9,800
 
Lorries
2014 DAF LF220 FA 16 tonne Refuse Lorry £21,000
2014 Mercedes Econic 2628 Refuse Lorry £4,200
2007 Man 4x2 15T Beavertail Plant Lorry £4,000
 
 
Trailers and Containers
IW Tri Axle 14’x6’ Trailer £2,400
IW TB4201 Tri Axle Tiltbed Trailer £2,400
IW LM146 Flatbed Trailer £2,250
20’ Steel Shipping Container £2,000