Hennessey Auctioneers’ most recent online machinery auction took place last Saturday, with 500 lots offered.
Bidding was via the LSL app, with over 500 registered bidders online. A further 50 unsold lots were sold after the live auction via the firm’s timed auction feature which finished at 9am on Monday. Hennessy said the sale concluded with an 80% clearance rate.
Headlining the sale was a 2000 New Holland TX66 straw walker combine with a 24ft header which sold for €40,000, followed by a 2012 McCormick CX110 with 5,400 hours on the clock and fitted with a Rossmore front loader which sold for €32,000.
A 2010 John Deere 6330 with 13,500 hours and John Deere 633 front loader sold at €31,000, a 2018 Kubota 2.7t mini digger sold at €27,000 including VAT and a 1989 Volvo L30 loading shovel sold at €14,000. Meanwhile, a 1977 David Brown 996 sold at €7,400 and a 2013 Conor 10m3 dung spreader sold at €6,500. An Ifor Williams 12ft x 6ft livestock trailer sold at €6,000 and a 2011 Major 1,900 gallon slurry tanker sold at €5,800. A Honda TRX 500 quad with 2,400 hours and tandem axle trailer sold at €5,100.
All lots sold had no VAT unless otherwise stated and were subject to commission at 5% plus 23% VAT (on commission only) with a maximum chargeable fee of €1,000 plus VAT.
Hennessy’s next auction takes place on 22 October.