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Saturday, May 9th
Ameren Fleet & Utility Auction

Saturday, May 16th
Laesch Electric Retirement Auction                          -Towanda, IL

Saturday, June 20th
Machinery & Equipment
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Ameren Fleet & Utility Auction
Saturday, May 9th-8:30am
Auction Conducted at Martin Auction Center, South Rte. 51 Clinton, IL
Bucket Trucks * Backhoe Loaders * Skid Steers * Trenchers * Passenger Vehicles * Tools * Farm & Ag 
Laesch Electric Inc.
Business Retirement Auction
Saturday- May 16th- 9 A.M.
​203 S. Quincy St, Towanda, IL 61776
Trucks * Trailers * Boring/ Digging Equipment- 1995 Kenworth T600 tandem axle truck w/ custom Vermeer dual mixing system- 50,000# GVW, twin drive screw axels, Series 60 Detroit diesel, air brakes, 13-speed trans., cruise, aux. hyd. wet kit; 18 ½’ steel desk bed w/ front & back bulk head panels, work lights and dual beacons, Bridgestone-Firestone 295/75R 22.5 rear tires, Firestone 315/80R 22.5 front tires, 536,215 miles equipped w/ 2001 Vermeer ST Dual 1000 gal. mud system, two 25 Hp. Kohlers, estimating 750 hrs. each- sells as a single unit; 2001 Vermeer 33X44 directional boring machine, Cummins 125 Hp. diesel, steel street tracks, 640 ft. rod rack, 600’ of 15’ Fire Stick I rods onboard, hyd. press down & turn out riggers from seat, 8- new roller bearing on front drill head (used 20 hrs.), 1,796 hrs., exc. cond. and operated only by the owner; two- extra racks of 15’ directional bore rods (approx. 555’ total); 20+ horizontal drill back reamers, fluted, elliptical and compaction spiral (6” to 32” dia.) 2001 Belshe T-10 tandem dual wheel trailer, 40,000# GVW, air brakes, good rubber, pulled approx. 8,281 miles; 1996 Vermeer D7X11 directional boring machine, 1,174 hrs.; 2003 Vermeer V-8550a trencher/backhoe/cable plow combo w/ blade, 1,142 hrs.; Vermeer frost chain; 5- lg. vibratory plow blades; 1996 Belshe DT255 trailer, 25,500 GVW, w/ beaver tail and ramp assist, pulled approx. 4,480 miles; 2004 Ford E-350 cargo van, automatic, A/C, 69,887 miles; 2004 Chevy 3500 Express cargo van, automatic, A/C, 113,193 miles; 2003 Ford F-450 service body truck, automatic, A/C, 102,655 miles; 1999 GMC 3500 cargo van, automatic, 159,550 miles; 1999 GMC 3500HD service body truck, automatic, A/C, 103,042 miles (no second gear); oils, lubricants, filters and repair parts for the fleet items; drums of hyd. and motor oil.. OTHER TRAILERS- 1998 Butler flatbed 12,000# GVW trailer; 1985 16’ flatbed 8,000# GVW trailer; 2000 Arrow Board Solar trailer; 1996 arrow board solar volactic trailer; 1980 Arrow Hi UV arrow board trailer; 6- speed sign trailers; 1971 Davis 72” reel trailer.

SHOP, TOOLS & MISC. ITEMS- Target 35 Hp. self propelled pavement saw; Target 18 Hp. self propelled 18” concrete paving saw; 1994 Target 18 Hp. self propelled 14” concrete paving saw; 10’ concrete vibrator (1 3/8”); Earth drill motor, 12,000#; 48” earth MUC bucket; 48” earth auger; steel sleeves (24”, 36” and 48” to 18’); 2- Stihl 14” concrete saws; 2002 Bobcat Trail Blazer ARC/MIG welder, 905 hrs. w/ suitcase constant feed; lg. metal bolt/hardware cabinet full of nuts, bolts, hardware; approx. 150- 48” road construction signage, some new; approx. 80- traffic barrels w/ lights and tire rings; approx. 75- Type II barricades w/ lights; approx. 100- traffic control cones; Karcher 750 power washer; Knack gang boxes; Ideal wire puller; Greenlee combo bender 1 ¼”- 2” EMT Ridgid and related Greenlee pieces; Greenlee and Biddle electrical meter; phase rotation meter; Acetylene torch outfits; lg. volume of power tools; lg. volume of hand tools; Honda EB 3500 generator; Rigid and NYE power threaders w/ ½” to 6” dies; 24- Rigid pipe wrenches (24”, 36” and 48”); several step ladders and extension ladders; round steel concrete forms; concrete finishing tools; Burndy PAT 750XT- 18V battery operated, self contained 12 ton hyd. crimper; Burndy Y81KFT dieless self contained hyd. crimper; scaffolding; chokers; Bobcat skid steer forks; heavy wooden parts storage shelves; ladder racks and truck shelving; 20- 15’ heavy steel chokers; 150+ shovels, spades and long handled tools; 180 +/- class 3 and class 5 like-new wooden poles- 30’ to 50’; Approx. 135 Eagle 3, 4 and 5 section 1F traffic signals BP & Hrdw.; 15- alum. Type 3 and type 4 traffic signal cabinets. Test and precision equipment- two Noyes MM/SM fiber optic certification testers; Noyes V382B28 fiber optic tester; two traffic loop testers; two cable locator/fault finders; Fluke volt meter; Detector frequency tester; gas sensor (sniffer); Solo TS camera systems; and much more- 

SEVERAL RACK LOADS AND MANY PALLET LOADS of electrical materials and copper wire.

COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS & OFFICE-  11- Motorola state-wide coverage radios w/ chargers; Motorola state-wide coverage base radio and antenna; 2- Motorola 6-unit chargers; ICOM aviation radio w/ charger; Canon NP7130 copier; 2- HP printer/copier/scanners; file cabinets; desks; chairs; cabinets; refrigerator; freezer, microwave; misc. office machines and office supply.

Auctioneer’s notes:  Mike & Connie are retiring after 25 years in the Electric Contracting business and are offering this equipment to be sold at public auction. This equipment and fleet has been well maintained over the years and has been kept shedded. Your attendance will be much appreciated by Mike and Connie Laesch. (Note: vehicle miles and equipment hrs. listed were read on 3/26/15 and may change slightly by auction day.)

Terms:  Payment may be made by Cash or Check with proper I.D. Any buyers unknown to the Auction Company or Laesch Electric must have a bank letter of Guarantee on file prior to equipment release. Information contained herein is believed to be correct, but is subject to bidder confirmation. Not responsible for accidents, errors or omissions. Announcements day of sale will take precedence over printed material. All items are being sold as-is. All items must be paid for prior to their removal. 5% Buyer premium on all items.  

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Mike Laesch with any questions regarding the condition of equipment.

June Machinery & Equipment Auction
Saturday, June 20th-8:30am
Auction Conducted at Martin Auction Center, South Rte. 51 Clinton IL
Passenger Vehicles * Fleet * Construction Equipment * Farm & Ag-Hay Equipment * Tools & MUCH MORE