Don Smock Auction Company Hosts Snowball Auction

Wed December 27, 2017 - Midwest Edition #26
Construction Equipment Guide

A Case backhoe rolls off the ramp.
A Case backhoe rolls off the ramp.
A Case backhoe rolls off the ramp. Auctioneer Matt Scalf calls out the bids. 
Butch Stambaugh of Stambaugh & Sons enters the winning bid on this 1951 Dodge military power wagon.
Josh (L) and Dick Myers, both of R.A. Myers Construction, gave a Kobelco SK350 excavator the once over before considering a bid. 
Ed Roberts (L) and Von Manifold, both of Manifold Farms, look over the dozers in the equipment yard. 
(L-R): Interstate Machinery’s John Mills and Steve Hendrickson are welcomed to the auction by Nic Smock, Don Smock Auction Company president. 
A fleet of skid loaders roll past as attendees bid from the comfort of the enclosed all-weather auction theater.

Don Smock Auction Company held its 25th annual Snowball Auction at the company's facility in Pendleton, Ind., on Dec. 7. Frigid conditions didn't deter an active crowd of auction attendees and online bidders as the sales heated up inside the facilities 80 x 100 ft. all-weather auction theater. A few of the more adventurous attendees ventured out into the equipment yard for a closer inspection of the machines going on the block.

The auction featured a large variety of excavators, dozers, backhoe loaders and compaction equipment, as well as trucks and other construction equipment


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