Industrial Appraisals

Machinesused.com is an industrial appraisal company that offers professional appraisals for a wide range of industrial machinery.  All industrial appraisals conform with USPAP and are appraised by our Certified Equipment Appraiser (CEA) who has over 25 years of experience.   Our appraiser is a Board Member for the AMEA, Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers.


Whether you need machine appraisals for used CNC machines, lathes, mills, or grinders, for individual machines or an entire manufacturing plant, Machinesused.com will provide a reliable valuation of your equipment.  Since each situation is unique, we work with you to offer you the valuation services that are required to fit your needs:  equipment financing, estate planning, tax purposes, insurance, equipment/plant sale or purchase.  


Our on-staff appraiser will use his expertise to provide you with a machine appraisal that is accurate and trustworthy.

Machinesused.com offers Valuation Services of Industrial Equipment and Facilities for:

  • Appraisals
  • Appraisal Reviews
  • Appraisal Consulting

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From individual machines to entire manufacturing plants, the appraisal services and industrial appraisals are all performed to conform with USPAP (The Uniform Standards of Professional Appriasal Practice)

Machinesused.com provides accurate, professional, USPAP Compliant Appraisals to serve the following valuation needs:

  • Equipment Financing
  • Estate Planning
  • Tax Purposes
  • Insurance
  • Equipment/Plant Sale
  • Equipment/Plant Purchase


Asset recovery and Plant Liquidation services are also available. Machinesused.com is a member of the Machinery Dealers National Association (MDNA) and the American Machine Tool Distributors Association (AMTDA).



John Lawton
  • USPAP Conforming Appraiser
  • Over 25 Years Experience Buying, Selling and Valuating Used Industrial Equipment 
    Manager Machinesused.com
  • Former Chairman of the Milwaukee/Minneapolis Chapter of the MDNA
  • Certified Equipment Appraiser and member of the Association of Machinery and Equpment Appraisers (AMEA)
  • Licensed Auctioneer

For precise, professional, confidential, and timely valuation services, or an industrial appraisal contact Machinesused.com.

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