This 1996 Caterpillar 312 hydraulic excavator with 3,379 hours was sold via online bidding to a lucky buyer in Thailand for $25,000.
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers held an unreserved public auction in Stafford Springs, Conn., on Oct. 6.
The sale featured nearly 700 lots of equipment ranging from cranes to wheel loaders to a variety of trucks and lifts. Container equipment, attachments and parts also were put on the block. Bidders competed live, by telephone proxy and in real time online.