Bidders Flock to Vaughan Auction Amid Nasty Weather

Fri February 05, 2010 - West Edition
Construction Equipment Guide

Dempsey Greer (L) and Ed Cavner of Greer Farms in Grant, Okla., may really need this John Deere 400G LGP dozer before the end of the day.
Dempsey Greer (L) and Ed Cavner of Greer Farms in Grant, Okla., may really need this John Deere 400G LGP dozer before the end of the day.
Dempsey Greer (L) and Ed Cavner of Greer Farms in Grant, Okla., may really need this John Deere 400G LGP dozer before the end of the day. Kyle Carson of DIY Equipment in Canton, Texas, braves the rain and mud to come look at this Cat D6R LGP dozer. Ben Hanacho of Auto Parts Dallas in Dallas, Texas, checks out a Cat 120 G motorgrader. Tommy Robinson (L) and Tim Robinson of Mamn Robinson & Sons Inc. in Denton, Texas, consider bidding on this John Deere backhoe loader. In spite of the cold, rain and mud, the auction had a great turnout. C.E. Vaughan stepped out of the auctioneer’s booth to do a quick photo-op before getting drenched. Buddy Smith of Buddy Smith Building and Fences in Kaufmann, Texas, gives this Grove RT58 B a thorough  examination. Waiting patiently in the rain for the bidding to start, Lenny Piggott (L) and his dad, Lenny Sr. of LC Piggott Construction and Farms in Alvarado, Texas, check out a Sullair 185Q generator. The bidding continues … thank goodness for tents, slickers and raincoats.

Vaughan Auction Group held an auction Feb. 4 in Wills Point, Texas. Bidders vied for an extensive collection of equipment including, dozers, excavators, backhoes, Motograders, compaction equipment,. trenchers, service trucks, dump trucks, trailers and more