Awesome April Sales at Ballymena Livestock Market April Machinery Sale
There were no ‘April Fools’ with a host of great sales at Ballymena Livestock markets April machinery sale. The auction held last weekend saw over 2,650 lots, both outside and inside, go under the online hammer with an overall clearance rate of over 75%. Demand was high with vehicles selling to £11,000 for a John Deere 6400 with loader 1995, outside items selling to £5,000 for a Claas 3100 3-point linkage 10ft mower and inside items selling to £410 for a 30tn hydraulic press.
The next machinery sale will take place on Friday 27th May with machinery to be entered for the sale at the mart beginning Monday 16th May with the last day for machinery to be entered Thursday 26th May.
Leading prices as follows:
Outside Machinery and Vehicles: £11,000 for a John Deere 6400 with loader 1995, £10,100 for a Manitou 628, £6,600 for a International 785XL 1985 tractor, £5,300 for a Ford 4000 tractor & pick up hitch, £5,000 for a Kubota gator 900 2007, £5,000 for a Claas 3100 3 point linkage 10ft mower, £5,000 for a Claas 3200 front mounted 9ft mower with red A frame, £4,500 for a Chieftan low loader tandem axle, £4,000 for a Massey Ferguson 35 1960 tractor, £3,800 Claas mower 10ft, £3,700 for a Johnston triple purpose cattle or silage trailer, £3,200 for a 16x6'6" Dale Kane flat bed tri-axle trailer, £3,100 for a Hispers 1000 rotaspreader, £3,000 for a Matbro telehandler, £3,000 for a Marston tandem axle tipping trailer, £3,000 for a 14ft tri-axle Ifor Williams cattle trailer with sheep decks, £3,000 for a 7x A frames trusses & 7x extensions & 7x lengths of angle iron, £2,900 for a Cambridge roller with hydraulic levelling boards 6.5m, £2,500 for a Multi purpose trailer 13'6"x7, £2,500 for a 12ft plant trailer, £2,500 for a Kane silage trailer, £2,500 Simba 6.6m cambridge roller, £2,300 for a Kawasaki 300 KVF 2012 Brute Force quad, £2,300 for a Marshall silage trailer with grain door and £2,200 for a Rabbi power harrow.
Inside Machinery: £410 for a 30tn hydraulic press, £400 for Lister 3 speed Nexus & handpiece lister nitro felx drive sheep shearers, £340 for a Wesley power washer, £310 for a box lot of wire tighteners, £300 for a Sileas lounge, £270 for a TS 400 Powersaw with diamond blades, £270 for a Murray ride on lawn mower, £260 for a Large tool cabinet & tools, £230 for a Husqvarna 254 Professional Saw 18inch bar, £220 for a Kindlin machine, £200 for a Ferguson swinging drawbar, £200 for a 240v drill, £200 for Approx 100 fence post & 3x rolls of wire, £190 for a Honda lawnmower, £180 for a Husqvarna 14inch chainsaw, £180 for 4x Acro props 6'9", £170 for a water pump, £170 for 3x Heavy duty 5ft gates, £170 for a Panther magnetic drill and £150 for a Post holes boring machine.