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Vermeer RTX1250 Cable Plow (#429650)

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Winning Bid: US $56,000  
# of Bids: 11   View Bid History
Sold on: 4/10/14
Auction Type: Featured Event
Features: Rear Steering, 64" Plow depth, Reel Attachment, Cummins 4.6L Engine, 18" Rubber Tracks
Meter Reading: 659 Hours
Serial Number:
Location: Colorado, United States
Zip/Postal Code:80701
(Morgan County)
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Inspection Ratings Key
Limited use or recently replaced. Free of visible wear or defects.
Performs within the tolerances expected for age and type of item.
Although performing, shows indication of needing repair or replacement.
Needs immediate repair/replacement. Requires work if it is to perform
as expected.
General Appearance
CE Mark (on or near data plate) No
Paint Scratches; Chips; See photos for condition
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition Minor dents; Surface rust; See photos for condition
Steps/Ladders No visible damage
Hand Rails No visible damage
General Appearance #1
Control Station
Seat Belts Operational
Horn Operational
Drivetrain Controls
Steering Control
Hydraulic Controls
Oil Pressure The fault indicator shuts off after the engine oil pressure rises.
Exterior Lights Operational Yes; Some inoperable
Warning Lights Operational
Travel Alarm Inoperable
Gauges Operational
Hour Meter 661 Hours; Operational hour meter - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed.
Limited Function Check The main components are in place and operational.
Hour Meter
Fuel Type Diesel
Emission Control Label US EPA certification label
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) Minor
Starter Operational
Turbo or Blower No visible damage
Fuel System Operational
Exhaust System No visible damage
Oil Leaks Fluid accumulation: Side of engine
Fuel Leaks None seen
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran. See oil report.
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation)
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.
Transmission Type Hydrostatic; Fluid accumulation
Drive Motors
Final Drives
Limited Function Check The drivetrain functioned without a load.
Drivetrain #1
See photos for condition
Pumps (Hydraulics) Fluid accumulation
Hydraulic Motors
Hydraulic Tank
Auxiliary Hydraulic Plumbing Operational
Bar Lift Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Plow Lift Cylinder Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Chassis Leveling Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Blade Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Track Tilt Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational without a load. There is fluid accumulation at the steering cylinders. See oil report.
Hydraulics #1
Vibratory Plow
Pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Plow Shank Condition
Plow Vibrator
Reel Guide Sheave System
Pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Steering Linkage
Brake Type Hydraulic
Brake Control
Park Brake
Limited Function Check The brake system functioned, stopping and holding the machine.
Frame Condition
Chassis #1
Undercarriage components photos (links, bushings, sprockets, idlers, rollers, grousers) are selected as representative. Bidders are encouraged to review photos using the zoom feature to judge condition in detail.
Overall Machine Width (Outsides of tracks.) 92" Overall width
Grouser Height Measurement Left side: 15-16 mm; Right side: 15-16 mm
Track Belt Condition See photos for condition; Cuts; Edges torn
Rubber Belt Drive Lugs See photos for condition
Track Tensioners See photos for condition
Carrier Rollers See photos for condition
Front Idler Wear See photos for condition
Track Rollers See photos for condition
Sprockets See photos for condition
Undercarriage #1
Oil Sample Analysis Engine Hydraulic
date of analysis Jan 02, 2013 Jan 02, 2013
Silicon 3 PPM 5 PPM
Lead 1 PPM 3 PPM
Tin 1 PPM 2 PPM
Copper 2 PPM 6 PPM
Aluminum 3 PPM 1 PPM
Silver 0 PPM 0.2 PPM
Nickel 0.4 PPM 0.1 PPM
Chromium 0 PPM 0.8 PPM
Iron 8 PPM 10 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A

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