Industrial equipment is an operational prerequisite in various industrial and commercial settings. While it is crucial to buy the right machinery, it helps if you can do so at a bargain. Salvage equipment auctions are a great source of discounted deals on a range of industrial equipment, such as forklifts, air seeders, livestock and grain trailers, refrigerated trailers, combine harvesters, skid steers, excavators, gravity wagons, and tractors. AutoBidMaster’s salvage equipment auctions are held online and you can register for a free upgradable account to participate. In this blog, we’re giving you some tips to get bargains on industrial equipment.

Finding the Right Options

Getting good quality does not necessarily mean you have to buy brand new equipment. You can easily find industrial equipment that is in a mint or near mint condition when you buy used or salvage. You get access to everything from used to salvage industrial equipment and can easily match your requirement and budget to available options. Buying used or salvage allows you to save a lot of money.

Factor the Maintenance

It is a fact that some machines present more challenges than others when it comes to maintenance. Inspect the equipment, go through reviews, and learn as much as you can about the maintenance required for the equipment. Establish whether or not the equipment needs any specialised maintenance from qualified technicians as it will contribute to running costs. Some equipment may simply require cleaning and topping up of fluids.

Check the Delivery Process

When buying industrial equipment, it is important to consider the delivery process. Depending on the size of the equipment, it may need to be delivered in parts. Machinery that is delivered in parts will require reassembly which can mean extra charges unless you are in a position to do so yourself.

Consider Licensing and Training

Some types of machinery require licensed operators, and while others may not, they still might be somewhat complex to operate. It is important to consider the cost involved in licensing and training when choosing from among options at salvage equipment auctions. You may also want to weigh between training your existing workforce and hiring new skilled people.

Last Word

AutoBidMaster’s inventory of salvage industrial equipment is constantly refreshed with new options to give you even more choice and savings. If you have any questions about salvage equipment auctions or would like expert assistance, talk to our Buyer Services team. Simply call +1 (503) 298-4300, Monday through Friday, 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM (GMT-8:00), or email

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