Upcoming Auction: Up Close and Personal With the Big Machines



Ritchie Bros Auctioneers is once again having their big Fort Worth Texas auction. This auction will be held for two days. It will begin on Tuesday March 5th, 2013 and ends on Wednesday March 6th, 2013. Several buyers and sellers come from all over to participate in this thrilling event.

What You Can Expect to Find
This auction is a one stop shopping experience for consumers looking to purchase big machinery and big machinery parts, used or new. With about a thousand items in the auction and counting, the variety of supplies is limitless. Whether you're looking for an electric forklift or a front loader, like the Bobcat Skid Steer, there are several exciting highlights that make this auction a must for the savvy consumer.

Forklifts/Pallet Jacks
There are several high quality forklifts in this department. Featured prominently are the CATERPILLAR EC15K and the more heavy duty HYSTER H155XL. The EC15k is a Warehouse standard electric forklift with a 2400lb capacity and comes with 188 inch reach, 2 to 3 stage mast w/SS, canopy and solid tires. The H155XL has a 15,500 lb capacity and includes Perkins 4 cylinder, 3 stage mast w/SS and solid tires.

A couple of different models of the electric pallet jack from Crown are also available, including the WP2335-45 4500 Lb and the CROWN PE4000-60 6000 Lb Electric Pallet Jack.

Front Loader
Several contenders dominate the field of front loaders. At the forefront there’s the Bobcat Skid Steer. There are several models of the Bobcat Skid Steer available at the auction including the 463, S175, and the S130 to name a few.
Another Contender in this arena is the 2011 CASE 580SN Loader Backhoe. With a height of 9ft 4in this loader is 8ft wide and 27ft in length and comes with bucket, A/C cab and extendahoe with bucket.

Combines
Another category rich with options is the combine category. Commanding this category are several models on the auction room floor manufactured by Case IH.  First on that list is the 2012 CASE IH 9120 Combine. This impressive piece of machinery includes 3016 hdr, s/n YCS026109, 15 ft P/U, reverser, auto HHC, rock trap, long auger, grain tank extensions, chaff spreader, internal chopper, AFS Pro 700 display, yield & moisture, HID lighting, 520/85R42 F, duals, 28Lx26 R, and 239 sep hrs showing. Other models range from the 2011 8120 through the 1997 2188. Another model that shines in this division is the 2011 CLAAS LEXION 750TT 4x4 Combine. This vehicle comes with Lexion P516 16 ft hdr, s/n 43340471, Swathmaster P/U, VSR, HHC, hyd F&A, Auto Contour feeder house, feeder house w/cruise pilot, long auger, grain tank exts, active spreader, Turbo Chop chopper, Cebis display, Ag Leader Integra yield & moisture/mapping system, ParaDyme Integrated auto steer, 35 in. tracks, 28L26 R and 303 sep hrs showing

There are several ways for people to participate in this exciting auction. Folks can bid online in real time, they can bid live on-site at 6050 AZLE AVENUE LAKEWORTH, TX 76135, or by proxy. For more information about the auction, please visit the Ritchie Bros website, rbauctions.com.

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