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Iron Auction Holds One-Owner Heavy Equipment Sale

Mon April 22, 2019 - Southeast Edition #9
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Iron Auction Group held a one-owner absolute auction for R.L. Smith Inc. March 20 in Mooresville, N.C. Up for sale were excavators, dozers, loaders, skid steer loaders, wheel loaders and more. Attendees came from across the Southeast to buy the iron, and more than 250 registered bidders were able to bid online and live.

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Case, Hyundai and Samsung excavators were sold to a contractor in Alabama.
Case, Hyundai and Samsung excavators were sold to a contractor in Alabama.

(L-R): Members of the Iron Auction team included Mike Finley, Ross McMillan and Matt McGaffee.
(L-R): Members of the Iron Auction team included Mike Finley, Ross McMillan and Matt McGaffee.

Bruce Tunnell of AEI Equipment in Rich Creek, Va., needed a compact excavator for a customer. After looking at several, he planned to bid on a Terex machine.
Bruce Tunnell of AEI Equipment in Rich Creek, Va., needed a compact excavator for a customer. After looking at several, he planned to bid on a Terex machine.

Ronnie Smith (L) of R.L. Smith Inc. in Mooresville, N.C., goes over a few last-minute items with Matt McGaffee of Iron Auction Group.
Ronnie Smith (L) of R.L. Smith Inc. in Mooresville, N.C., goes over a few last-minute items with Matt McGaffee of Iron Auction Group.

Looking over the artic trucks are Sam Maier (L) of Four D Equipment in Hazlehurst, Ga., and Josh Craycroft of Craycroft Equipment in Lexington, N.C.b
Looking over the artic trucks are Sam Maier (L) of Four D Equipment in Hazlehurst, Ga., and Josh Craycroft of Craycroft Equipment in Lexington, N.C.b

Price Cooper (L) of Fountain Leasing in Knoxville, Tenn., meets with Mike Finley of Iron Auction Group.
Price Cooper (L) of Fountain Leasing in Knoxville, Tenn., meets with Mike Finley of Iron Auction Group.

Bryan Hope (L) and James Marks of Iron Action Group catch the next bid.
Bryan Hope (L) and James Marks of Iron Action Group catch the next bid.

A Dresser TD25 dozer caught the attention of Michael Wetter (L) of Nest Homes in Mooresville, N.C., and Chip Bridges of CBC Stone & Recycling in Mooresville, N.C.
A Dresser TD25 dozer caught the attention of Michael Wetter (L) of Nest Homes in Mooresville, N.C., and Chip Bridges of CBC Stone & Recycling in Mooresville, N.C.