Records Reached at Thainstone Live Online Sale

Leading auctioneering company, Thainstone Specialist Auctions (a division of ANM Group) held their most recent and largest online sale of the year, consisting of plant equipment, machinery, and commercial vehicles at Thainstone Centre on Wednesday 21st July.
Mark Barrack, Head of Thainstone Specialist Auctions, said: “We are delighted to have conducted our largest Thainstone Online Collective sale to date. The unprecedented volume of lots seen is a positive step forward as restrictions begin to lift and once again, we have seen a high demand from buyers resulting in a fantastic sale rate success. The live online auction featured an entry of 2,206 lots and achieved an excellent sales rate of 86.3%. A timed online auction of builder’s equipment featuring a consignment of offshore specification equipment also met strong trade. Over 700 online bidders from across the country participated in the sale, with the support of an auctioneer alongside the live online bidding ensuring the best and fairest price on the day for both buyers and sellers.”
Strong prices were met across all categories with a 2014 Case Magnum 315 Four Wheel Drive Tractor reaching the top price of £49,500, followed by a 2011 JCB 3CX Wheeled Excavator selling for £26,700 both from the Tractors, Telehandlers & Plant Equipment section. From the Small Plant and Ground Care section, a 2016 JCB VMT 160-80 Roller reached £8,000 and a McHale F550 Round Baler sold for £14,000 in the Implements & Machinery category. The Light Commercials & 4x4’s section saw a 2017 Peugeot Boxer 335 Professional L3H2 van achieve £12,600. A 2013 Volvo FH540 6x2 Rear Lift sold for £19,600 in the Lorries & HGV Trailers category, and finally the Trailers and Containers section saw a 2009 SDC Curtainside Artic Trailer achieve £6,000.
Mark continued “Looking ahead, the sale continues to operate as an online only sale, and we continue to monitor and review this on a regular basis. 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 18th August 2021, and entries will be accepted from Monday 9th August.”

Top prices
Tractors, Telehandlers & Plant Equipment
2014 Case Magnum 315 Four Wheel Drive Tractor £49,500
2011 JCB 3CX Wheeled Excavator £26,700
2006 Terex 760 Wheeled Excavator £15,200
2011 Merlo P32.6 Plus Telescopic Handler £14,000
Small Plant and Ground Care
2016 JCB VMT 160-80 Roller £8,000
Kubota KX41-7 Mini Excavator CW Trailer £6,000
2000 Genie 245 Cherry Picker £6,000
2006 Haulotte H21TX Cherry Picker £5,200
Implements & Machinery
McHale F550 Round Baler £14,000
Spearhead Twiga 545 Side Arm Mower £11,000
Professional Foot Timming Crush £11,000
Bailey 12t Grain/Silage Trailer £7,500
Light Commercials & 4x4’s
2017 Peugeot Boxer 335 Professional L3H2 van £12,600
2012 Range Rover 4.4TDV8 Westminster £11,000
2011 Ford Transit 350 Dropside £11,000
2014 Ford Transit 350 Dropside £10,200
Lorries & HGV Trailers
2013 Volvo FH540 6x2 Rear Lift £19,600
2006 DAF CF85.360 Eight Wheel Tipper £10,400
2010 DAF XF 105-510 Artic Unit £6,400
2008 MAN TGS 32-400 8x4 Hook Loader £6,400
Trailers and Containers
2009 SDC Curtainside Artic Trailer £6,000
IFOR Williams 12” Tri Axle Tipper Trailer £4,300
24” Hi-Cube Steer Shipping Container £4,300
IFOR Williams TB 5521 18” Tilt Bed Tri Axle Trailer £3,200