The Pre ‘30 Auction
A note from Kurt:
Like we've said before, we aren't the kind to make excuses or sit around and wring our hands. So, with the current and ever-changing rules and regulations we are being faced with due to the current "pandemic", we are formally announcing that this year's Pre-'30 event will offer online bidding only. Illinois has some of the tightest restrictions in the country which is unfortunately dictated by Chicago numbers. Southern Illinois, where we are located, has had very little impact. Nonetheless, we are subject to not being able to assemble a group of over 100 with the threat of revoking our license. Bidding online has always been an option in years past, but we know how you all very much enjoy attending the live aspect of this auction. The camaraderie, my corny jokes and all the other things we look forward too at a live sale, will be missed this year. BUT the show will go on and we're going to bring you a new online bidding experience like you have not seen before! If you are uncomfortable with online bidding, we’re happy to set up phone or absentee bidding as well.Also, we will be hosting two weeks of inspection dates for viewing of ALL items selling prior to the auction and an Open House where we’ll have a lot of it running. Please don't hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns about bidding, information about a particular item or just some general feedback for us....we always love to hear from ya!
June 1-12, 2020 - 9am-4pm
Our doors are open for two whole weeks for you to come and inspect EVERYTHING we have to offer at the Pre-30 Auction. All literature, parts, implements and most importantly, the tractors will be out on display. Come and spend a few hours or the entire day with us on your schedule, when you want to!
Open House and Watch ‘em Run!
June 5-6, 2020 - 9am-4pm
For two days, we’ll have staff on the ground ready and willing to answer any and all questions you might have. We’ll be starting and running most of the tractors, some of the engines and will have all of the parts and literature on display. If you are uncomfortable attending in person we will be streaming the open house live on Facebook. We’ll also do live video streams of individual tractors or engines as requested.
We’re going to try and have enough exhaust in the air to kill any Coronavirus that may decide to show up!
Social distancing will be respected, hand sanitizer will be on-site and masks are welcome if you choose to wear one.
Items Already Consigned!!
Twin City 15 Tractor
1912 McDonald “Imperial Model EB
Twin City 40 - Project Tractor
1917 Saunderson ‘Universal’ Model G Tractor - Also selling original fuel and water cart
David brown Thresherman Special - Nice original with Belt Pulley Attachment
John Deere GPA - Nice original
Indiana Cultivator Tractor - With Mounted Single Bottom Oliver Plow
Indiana Cultivator Tractor - Restored
Indiana Cultivator Tractor - Older Restoration
Austin Tractor - Nice original
Allis Chalmers 6-12
Emerson Brantingham 12-20 AA - Restored
Nichols and Sheppard 20-70 Traction Engine - Big crank disk
Minneapolis 27-44 Crossmotor - Older repaint with rear wheel extensions
Hart Parr 18-36 - Restored
Avery Road Razor - Older restoration
Rumley 12-20 Model K - Repainted
IHC 10-20 Mogul - Sn. BC652, Earliest known example
Caterpillar Tailseat Thirty
John Deere 6 Bottom Gang Plow
Rumely 15-25 Model L - Spoked Flywheel
Renault Model PE - Older restoration
Case 12-20 - Restored, Rear Wheel Extensions
John Deere Wood Box Wagon - Super Nice Original
Case 15-27 - Repainted, Sn. 50117
Case 25-45 - Older repaint
McCormick Deering TD-35 - Repainted
IHC 8-16 Junior
Cletrac - Parts Tractor with Waukesha Engine
Vehicles and Trucks
1912 American Model 61 Roadster Motorcycle - Original Barn Find!!
Early Millot Car
IHC Autowagon - Older restoration
1908 Buick Car
International KB-3 Pickup Truck
1921 Ford Model T Delivery
IHC Autowagon - Project
8 Model Engines Including a Holt, Fairbanks, New Holland and other customs
12hp IHC Mogul Portable Screen Cooled Engine - On trucks, clutch pulley
10hp IHC Mogul Screen Cooled - Clutch Pulley
8hp IHC Mogul Screen Cooled - Clutch Pulley
6hp IHC Mogul Screen Cooled - Clutch Pulley
4hp IHC Famous Screen Cooled - On IHC Cart
Fantastic Collection of New Holland Engines Including: 1/2hp, 1-1/2hp, 2hp - single flywheel, 4hp, 5hp, and a rare 5hp Kerosene
IHC Titan 1hp - Mounted on 2 wheel cart
McCormick Deering 1-1/2hp M Engine
McCormick Deering 1-1/2hp M Engine with mounted feed grinder
5hp Capel and Co.
6hp John Deere
4hp Atlantic with Air pump
2hp Domestic with Pump
.2 Tom Senior Engine
2hp Lister Engine
6hp Stover Engine
6hp McCormick Deering M
New Way ‘Jewel’ Engine
Implements and Parts
Case 20-40 Rear Wheel Extensions-will also fit 60-75 Case Traction Engines; Grand Detour 6 bottom gang plow; Austin-Western Dirt scraper; Magnetos, IHC M flywheels; Cast iron seats; mechanical lubricators; Steam governors; Bates and Edmonds engine cart; Steel wheeled water wagon; Moline 4 Disc Plow; P&O 8 Disc Plow; 4 Bottom Grand Detour Chain Lift Plow; 3 Bottom Grand Detour Chain Lift Plow; IHC 6hp Screen Cooler; IHC 2 Wheel Gas Engine Cart; 6-12 Allis Front Axle Assembly;
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