Machine Tools, Fabrication, Factory & Office Equipment, Transport and Parts Stock

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Timed Online Auction

Ending: Tuesday 22 September 2020, 11:00am
Subject to 10 minute rule

VBC Instrument Engineering Ltd


Saturday 19th September 9am to 4pm
Monday 21st September 9am to 5pm
At the companies premises
Unit 16, Regent Park, Park Farm Industrial Estate,
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 6GR

Under instructions from the Liquidator of VBC Instrument Engineering Ltd

Online Timed Auction

Auction Ending: Tuesday 22nd September 2020
At 11.00am (subject to staggered timing and the ten minute rule)

Viewing: Monday 21st September 9am to 5pm
At the companies premises
Unit 16, Regent Park, Park Farm Industrial Estate,
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 6GR

The sale includes:


Machine Tools; (2015) XYZ machine tools Proturn SLX 425 CNC lathe with Prototrak SLX control; (2015)  XYZ machine tools SMX 2500 CNC turret milling machine with Phototrax SMX control and powered table; Harrison M300 gap bed lathe; Bridgeport turret milling machines (2 off); Baileigh 3 phase horizontal band saw; Epple horizontal belt linisher;


Welding & Fabrication; (2016) VBC IP150 Interpulse HF tig welding machine; VBC Demo welding rotator lathe; Thermal arc fabricator 330 mig welder; Prototype 300 Amp AC/DC tig welding machine with dynamic heat control; 300 Amp DC welder; VBC JE500 AC/DC machine prototype machine;

Evolution BORA magnetic drill stand and drill; Mobile A frame gantry;

Edwards 316 4ft treadle guillotine; Gabro BF620 box folder 24” x 18g; Rotex 16 station hand turret punch; Norton SA flypress; Sealey 30T hydraulic bearing Press; Telisalli 925/200 3 phase air compressor;

Pallet truck, platform lift, workbenches, 3 Kennedy multi-drawer tool chests, multi-drawer component racks, Testing jigs and equipment, hand power tools, inspection equipment, tooling and consumables.

Stocks of parts, cabling, welding wire, lathe chucks, centres, stand components, Welder components, transformers, heat sinks, lin bin racks of nuts, bolts, fittings, metal casings, etc

A suite of light oak office furniture, computers and equipment


Forklift Truck; (2006) Doosan Daewoo G25 P3 LPG counterbalance forklift truck


Van; “65” plate (2015) Renault Master van LM35 Business DCI panel van


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Off-site Auctions

20ft site welfare unit, half dry room/office and half 2 cubicle toilet with hand basins,with mains plumbing and waste feeds, painted in blue keys included

Sold for £2000

Large quantity of assorted timbers, including 7½'' x 2'', 6'' x 2'' & 8½'' x 2'' in various lengths

Sold for £190

Makita BHP451 twin pack screw gun and impact driver with 2 batteries and charging station

Sold for £140

JCB HM100 pecker breaker unit with handbook

Sold for £1,300

Lions Equipment 524 JC 4000kg, 4 post MOT lift, Yr 2004, 3ph (excluding jacking beam)

Sold for £1,900

FIAC Air Main AM55 – 200 receiver mount compressor, Yr 2004, 3ph

Sold for £500

Sealey YK15 15t garage bearing press with an Avery 56lb weight

Sold for £170

A Behringer Midas X32 32 channel digital mixing console with box and padded wheeled flight case.

Sold for £1,600

A quantity of Airstage aluminium framed staging and lower staging with a range of different height legs and steps.

Sold for £2,700

Pani Model HMV1200 follow spot made in Austria with 2 lenses, Ballast power supply , tripod stand, colour magazine and padded flight case

Sold for £320

Strickland Type Q-FIT 8ft JCB shovel/loader, weight 386kg

Sold for £400

Twenty 8 x 4 OSB boards, 12mm thick

Sold for £200

Step Hill generators model: SE3400 Honda GX 200 petrol engine generator

Sold for £150

12ft by 7ft 6'' mobile welfair unit on single axle with a plant trailer hook up incorporating two thirds kitchenette, 1 chemical toilet and 1 single changing station. Recently refurbished and painted in blue. Keys included. With jockey wheel, trailer board and electric cable

Sold for £6,800

Ravagioli SPA RAV815T 3000kg, scissor lift, YR 2004, 1ph and pnumatic

Sold for £1,100

HH Lions Equipment Ltd 542 jacking beam, 2000kg, Yr 2007

Sold for £360

2 bays of orange boltless shelf racking, 9ft uprights (excluding contents)

Sold for £95

A sound system amp rack set in wheeled case comprising Phonic PPC 8000E power conditioner with light module, Behringer Ultra Drive Pro and Ultra Link Pro 4 QSC model PLX3602 Professional 3600w power amplifiers in wheeled packing freight case.

Sold for £1,600

Panasonic model RZ 670 WUXGA Professional 6500 Lumens Lazer Projector with wheeled freight case, 2 lens and a case of cabling and adaptors, hours recorded approx 660.

Sold for £9,800

Sound system comprising monitor cabinet containing 2 Crest Audio FA2101 power amplifiers, a Rock Torch model: GR60 graphic equaliser, shuttlesound distribution on wheels with 4 turbo sound wedge monitor speakers model TNW212350/700W 8 OHM and cables

Sold for £620

Retail Stock

Golmatic MD23 milling machine with Newall control and tooling Good condition, clean

Sold for £2,800

Startrite PT260 single phase electric planer thicknesser

Sold for £800

Large diesel powered wacker plate (E323251)

Sold for £440

Gents Aquaracer Tag Heuer wristwatch calibre 16 automatic with black rubberised strap with box, guarantee card and instruction manual (card dated February 2015)

Sold for £850

Makita 18v toolkit with drill, impact drive, reciprocating saw, circular saw, angle grinder, torchm 2 batteries and charger

Sold for £220

Apple i Mac 27" retina display all in one desktop computer with wireless mouse, keyboard and box

Sold for £720

Boxford 280 IS student lathe with Newall control and tooling 3 Phase

Sold for £1,500

Cream leather effect reclining corner sofa in 2 sections Feet in pocket under sofa. 4 seater sofa

Sold for £600

DeWalt tool set, consisting: drill, impact drive, jigsaw, light, 3 batteries and charger

Sold for £400

Alienware A51 gaming laptop Core I9 9th generation processor, 16gb RAM, 500gb SSD, 1tb HD RTX2080 graphics, comes with Windows 10 installed, 2 power supplies and box.

Sold for £1,400

Raymond Weil gents wristwatch

Sold for £330

Sharp 90" LCD LED 3D smart TV set

Sold for £2200