IRAY Sale Features Excavators, Dozers, Skid Steers

Among the heavy equipment up for bid were excavators, dozers and skid steers.

📅   Fri September 25, 2015 - Midwest Edition
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This John Deere 450D excavator is one of many pieces of equipment up for auction.
This John Deere 450D excavator is one of many pieces of equipment up for auction.
This John Deere 450D excavator is one of many pieces of equipment up for auction. Laverne Berndt, a retired manufaturing engineer of Big Lake, Minn., is looking for a deal on equipment. Large crowds attended on a fantastic September day. A nice selection of loaders gives buyers much to choose from at the IRAY auction. Wayne Rambo (L) of Rambo Construction and Salvage, Wheeler, Wis., with Don Schwalbach of Elderon Truck World, Whittenburg, Wis., bid on equipment like this John Deere 350D LC excavator. Gerit Hanson (L) of Gerit Hanson Contracting Inc., Black Duck, Minn., and his equipment operations manager, Doug Rockstead, look over this Genie S85 equipment lift. Ray Henry “The Colonel”, owner and head auctioneer of IRAY Auction, calls out the bids at another successful sale. Skid steers and track machines of all sizes are ready for sale. This 2004 Rayco mini dozer with mounted Brushcutter went for $25,000. Jim Branca of Milaca, Minn., says he wishes he had won this one.

IRAY Auction held its fall sale on Sept. 11, in Foley, Minn. Among the heavy equipment up for bid were excavators, dozers and skid steers.