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Auction in Michigan March 12,2015 at 10:00 am


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Posted March 08, 2015 - 09:42 AM

Sorry for the short notice,but found this auction,its in Plymouth,MI,March 12,2015 at 10:00 am,this is at Saxton Garden Center,there is a early Bolens Ride-a-matic,Bolens dealership sign and possibly some Bolens parts,they were an old Bolens dealership,the Ride-a-matic looks to have a replacement engine but looks pretty clean,auction is at 587 West Ann Arbor Trail Plymouth, MI,auctioneer is Braun and Helmer Auction Service Inc,I found this on auctionzip.com,I'm still in Florida so can't make this one,hope someone here can make it
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Posted March 08, 2015 - 09:58 AM

http://www.braunandh...gory=0&nojava=0


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Posted March 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM

My dads going alone unless I can get that day off work. 



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Posted March 08, 2015 - 10:25 AM

fi3.jpg fi6.jpg fi10.jpg fi16.jpg fi17.jpg

 

That is one fine looking Simplicity clock. Oh, Josh!


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Posted March 08, 2015 - 10:36 AM

Kinda a strange day to have it,would have thought a Sat would have drawn a bigger crowd,bonus for those going I believe,I missed seeing that other sign,looks nice also,who knows what else is going to show up

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Posted March 08, 2015 - 01:45 PM

Crap, wish I wasn't in Florida right now.
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Posted March 08, 2015 - 02:16 PM

They also have this sign

 

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Posted March 08, 2015 - 06:51 PM

Wish I was closer would like to have that Kohler sign


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Posted March 08, 2015 - 07:26 PM

Nice stuff! An awful long way to go on a Thursday though for me. I do have the sign and clock, but my sign isnt near as nice, and my clock was just a lucky find...in Maine of all places.
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Posted March 09, 2015 - 06:32 PM

Look out, I think I got the day off, I'll be going. :D 



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Posted March 09, 2015 - 08:29 PM

Wish I could make it,it would be interesting, (lol),

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Posted March 09, 2015 - 08:40 PM

Wish I could make it,it would be interesting, (lol),

 

 

From what I am finding out there not much bolens stuff left they been closed sense Oct 31 2012  84 years in business.  



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Posted March 09, 2015 - 08:55 PM

Ok,thought I saw there Web site still up,must have been the wrong one

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Posted March 09, 2015 - 09:11 PM

Ok,thought I saw there Web site still up,must have been the wrong one

 

 

Its up but from all the info I have gotten said there closed but I will know when I get there.



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Posted March 11, 2015 - 10:39 AM

Ok,here's the scoop,the bussiness has been bought and has new owners,I talked with them today,the old owners are having the auction to get rid of left over stock,there is a small amount of New Bolens parts but not much,good luck to who ever goes,let us know how you make out

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