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Please take this oportunity to share your experiences with delays in the availability of new machinery. How long have you had to wait for new machines? Which brands and types are available quickly? Which are not? We want to hear your story.
A properly maintained LeBLond Lathe can turn quality, precise parts for many years. I have never had any difficulty finding willing buyers for these lathes. They were manufactured in America, and in my opinion were made far better than the imported engine lathes available on the market today.
The story of MachinesUsed.com is one of ingenuity, initiative, and plain old hard work. Founded in 2003 as the used machine tool division of Productivity Inc., MachinesUsed.com has grown from a small operation run by one man at a single desk to a full team of industry specialists with 100+ years of experience, operating out ...
Supply chain challenges mean continued strong demand for machine shop tools and industrial manufacturing equipment. This small machine shop auction brought in good numbers for the machine shop owners in January. The business owners manufactured gun components of their own design at this facility. Last year they sold the product rights and decided to close the machine shop. Bids matched or exceeded our projections for most all of the items in the sale. Having nice looking Haas CNC Machines in the sale always help draw a crowd of bidders...
Used CNC machines can be repaired and resold. Mechanical issues with machining equipment don't have to be a death sentence. If industrial machines have enough value, they can be repaired and resold -- not scrapped. That's better for the environment and the economy.
This Haas VM-3 CNC Vertical Machining Center has been shipped from Machinesused.com to a machine shop in Princeton, Minnesota, to make parts for US Defense.
Made in America! Making parts in America ... to defend America!
"John, Jack, and Luke are the real GOATs in regards to the auction. Everything flowed smoothly and I was always kept up on details. Very Professional."
I was kind of excited to go down to Memphis in January to lot our upcoming Online Auction. Not only about an auction full of realy nice CNC Machines and Tooling, but to go to Beale Street in the evenings and listen to music and eat barbecue!. I was more than a bit dismayed when ...
Happy New Year, Welcome 2020 – A New Decade! What could this mean for Equipment Values?
Believe it or not, this is my 4th New Decade in the Industry. I started my journey in the Used Industrial Equipment business in the late 80’s, so I have seen the decade turn 4 times now. It seems ...
We just closed our Host Machine Inc. Online Auction in Clarissa, MN. This online machinery auction featured MANY different types of machines, equipment, tooling and workholding, including several late model Haas VMC's as well as several late model Doosan CNC Lathes. If you were looking to expand your current capabilities with a new lathe or VMC, this was definitely the auction to bid in. All of the CNC lathes and VMC's were late model and in pristine condition. As of right now the building is currently up for sale as well. Here are just a couple pictures of the facility and the machines that were auctioned off:
Productivity's Oktoberfest is right around the corner! Taking place from Tuesday, September 24th to Thursday, September 26th from 9AM to 3:30 PM. Learn about the latest techniques and technology in the manufacturing industry and in between each seminar network and take a look at some of the exhibitor booths, which is where MachinesUsed.com will be! After the seminar is over you'll be able to enjoy Beer & Food in the outdoor tents!
Below is a flyer giving you more information about Oktoberfest!
This month we have a great online auction featuring great machines, equipment & more! Our online auctions are always a great way to purchase some used machinery and place it in your machine shop, without paying full price. Take a look at just some of items in our upcoming machinery auction: