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Auction Date
Sep 29, 07:50 AM - 07:55 AM PDT
Starting Bid
US $14,500
Bid Increment
US $500
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15,053 Hours
40 Ton Capacity, Auxiliary Hoist, 34' Minimum Boom Length, 110' Maximum Main Boom Length, Atco 10 Ton Load Block, Heater, Load Moment Indicator, Detroit 6V53 Engine, 3-Way Steering

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General Appearance
Description Rating Details  
Serial Number / VIN Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Safety Certification Label No data found
Safety Certification Report Na
Load Chart Yes
Sheet Metal (fiberglass) Condition
Hand Rails
Exterior Lights Some not operational

Description Rating Details  
Travel Alarm Inoperable
Horn Inoperable
Current Safety Manual No
Current Operator/Maintenance Manual No

Control Station Crane
Description Rating Details  
Glass No visible damage
Load Moment Indicator Kruger; Powers On; Not operationally checked with a load
Anti Two Block Operational; Light on LMI comes on when A2B is contacted; Does not lock out
Hydraulic Controls
Drivetrain Controls
Oil Pressure Less than 10 per gauge at idle PSI
Gauges Operational
Drum Rotation Indicator Not operational
Hour Meter/Odometer (Start) 15,052.1 Hours Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Hour Meter/Odometer 15,053.3 Hours; Operational hour meter; Second hour meter in engine compartment reads 7,761.4 hours - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed. Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Heater Not operationally checked
Limited Function Check The main components are in place and operational. The engine is started from button in engine compartment. The start position of key switch has no effect. Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  

Description Rating Details  
Emission Certification Label None found
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) Minor Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Starter Operational
Exhaust System
Oil Leaks Side of engine; Rear of engine; Oil Pan
Fuel Leaks None seen
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Engine - Left Side
Engine - Right Side
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran. Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  

Operational test is limited to low speed in a confined flat area without load. Differential interlocks, full transmission shifting and functionality of all drive axles cannot be fully verified. Inspector listens for abnormal noises, observes leaks and notes physical damage.
Description Rating Details  
Transmission Operational; Dripping leak
Front Drive Axle Dripping Leak
Front Axle Oscillating Pin
Rear Drive Axle
Final Drives Recent repairs
Limited Function Check The drivetrain was operational.

Description Rating Details  
Pumps (Hydraulics)
Valves Dripping leak
Hydraulic Tank
Hoses (Hydraulic)
Swing Motor
Main Hoist
Auxiliary Hoist Not operationally checked
Lift Cylinders
Telescopic Boom Cylinders
Cylinder Pins and Bushings Some movement
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational.

IronPlanet pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Description Rating Details  
Steering Linkage
Outrigger Cylinders Dripping leak
Steering Wheel Play
Brake Type Air
Master Cylinder/Brake Control
Brake Lines/Hoses
Park Brake Stopped the machine while rolling
Limited Function Check - Brakes The brake system functioned, stopping and holding the machine.
Turntable Bearing Some movement, functions with no abnormal noises
Frame Condition
Tire Size 29.5R25; Firestone
Left Front Tire
Left Rear Tire
Right Rear Tire
Right Front Tire
Wheel Condition
Wheel Studs
Limited Function Check The main chassis components were operational in a limited check.
Outrigger Condition
Outrigger Beams
Outrigger Floats/Pads Condition
Main Boom Pins
Main Boom Sections
Sheaves Chipped edges
Boom Head Section Chipped
Wear Pads Some movement
Boom Angle Indicator Only on LMI
Limited Function Check The main crane components functioned with wear and damage.

Description Rating Details  
Main Load Block Atco brand load block; 10 ton capacity load block
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