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Sat May 08, 2010 - Midwest Edition
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Jim Stewart of Stewart Companies, Hanover, Minn., is looking for excavators and checking out pricing, like on this Komatsu PC300LC excavator.
Jim Stewart of Stewart Companies, Hanover, Minn., is looking for excavators and checking out pricing, like on this Komatsu PC300LC excavator.
Jim Stewart of Stewart Companies, Hanover, Minn., is looking for excavators and checking out pricing, like on this Komatsu PC300LC excavator. Tom Griffith of Tom Griffith Sod, Oakdale, Minn., who is looking to buy a Cat loader, takes a break from the auction in this 2003 Mack with a 17 ft., 6 in. J Craft dump body to read the latest issue of the Construction Equipment Guide. Andy Pehrson of Pehrson Excavating, Dawson, Minn., checks out this Cat D8N and is trying to bid on a couple of Cat dozers. Ron Burski of Burski Excavating and Equipment, Rice, Minn., is happy with this 2002 Cat D6 dozer he purchased for $60,000. Dick Courts of Courts Machinery, Windom Minn., is dwarfed by this 980 wheel loader. Ziegler Cat Sales Manager Merlin Satrom (L) talks with Meyer Contracting Equipment Manager Leroy Meyer Jr., both of Minneapolis, Minn., about the Cat auction.

Cat Auction Services sold more than $3.7 million of equipment at a May 5 auction in Harris, Minn. The auction featured nearly 400 lots of heavy and construction equipment from dozens of consignors. The event was the first of two Cat auctions on consecutive days in the Twin Cities.