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Re: Buying implements (toys) what should I pay?

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JD Seller

01-11-2013 07:15:16
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A small disk will bring more than a wide one. There are ten buyers for a 8 foot disk and 1 for a 12 foot one. The guys down below that tell you a good disk will bring scrap price are dreaming. Any good 8 or 10 foot disk will bring good money. An IH or Solid frame JD can easily break $1000 and real sharp one can go to $1500.

Some three point disk sometime go cheap but they usually are completely worn out.

So if you found good disk for $500 I would grab it before it is sold to some one. If it is not selling then something is wrong with it. Make sure it has ball bearings and not spool bearings. The spool type work but if they are worn out replacing them can be difficult to find the parts.

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rrlund

01-11-2013 09:27:19
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 Re: Buying implements (toys) what should I pay? in reply to JD Seller, 01-11-2013 07:15:16  
A good disc,yes,I agree,but lets be realistic. A CCA field cultivator,scrap price. And the chance of finding that one owner KBA or RWA disc off a 40 acre stone free farm,always kept inside,even at noon? I think we know that's not what he's been looking at. What's out there are old beat up junk that are going to take two to make one good one.



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allen in texas

01-11-2013 11:46:22
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 Re: Buying implements (toys) what should I pay? in reply to rrlund, 01-11-2013 09:27:19  
You know, this post brought up a point that gives me a pain I can't locate and it has to do with scrappers going to auctions. I know that all is fair in love and war but sometimes it's hard to pay what some of the scrap iron dealers give for old implements. And it is sad that a piece of equipment that could serve someone well as a useful addition to their lineup of implements is going to be cut up and sold for scrap. The scrapper has no use for the stuff he buys except to make a buck. And another thing, they don't care if a piece of equipments is rare and hard to come by. I tried to buy a disk at auction but was outbid by a scrapper. He will make about a 10% profit when he cuts up the disk. I would have to out bid him THEN put a lot of money into the disk to make it serviceable but at least the disk would still lived. I couldn't afford to outbid the scrapper AND put the money into the disk to fix it up.

I wish that scrappers could only come in after the fact and get the stuff that was indeed junk or beyond repair. To bad though, that just ain't the way the world works.

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R Wyler

01-11-2013 17:52:47
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 Re: Buying implements (toys) what should I pay? in reply to allen in texas, 01-11-2013 11:46:22  
Oh my this equipment issue is going to be getting worse and worse. Scrap is a very small sum compared to what a new implement costs. This is going to hurt small farmers real bad. Costs are going to go up and up. There are many places int the world where people would nott know how to act if they had most of the machinery that gets cut up. Waste, Big time.



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