Nationwide Auctions & Liquidations

Auctioning and liquidating used equipment throughout North America has been Kempler Industries' business for more than 50 years.  Decades of experience buying and selling machinery make Kempler uniquely qualified to be your partner in the disposition of your surplus.  Our auction division, KI AUCTIONS, will sell one machine, a department, or an entire plant.  Converting your surplus assets into liquidity, while making the process effortless, is our ultimate objective.  Kempler can handle all aspects of running a sale for you.

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Upcoming Auctions/Liquidations

Past Auctions/Liquidations

Past Online Auction

Facility Closing: Fabricating Machinery, Presses, and Other Surplus in Melrose Park, IL

July 17, 2019 | 01:00 PM
Melrose Park, IL US

Partial Lot Listing Includes:
Cincinnati 230CB 2-Axis CNC Press Brake
Cincinnati 230CB Hydraulic Press Brake w/ Single Axis Hurco
10' x 1/4" Accurshear Hydraulic Shear
10' x 1/4" Cincinnati Metal Shear
150 Ton Rousselle OBI Punch Press
60 Ton Minster OBI Punch Press
And much more...

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Past Online Auction

Vanguard Tool & Engineering Co.

June 18, 2019 | 10:00 AM
Mt Prospect, IL US

Major Assets Include:

(2) Fanuc Model OC-S CNC Wire Feed EDM's

Tool & Cutter Grinders: 6 – Brown & Sharpe No. 13 Universal Tool & Cutter Grinders, Elite Model 70 Hydraulic Tool & Cutter Grinder,

Lathes: Sharp 11”x18” Model 1118H Precision Threading Lathe, Clausing Colchester 15”x48” Toolroom Lathe, Sheldon 15”x32” Toolroom Lathe, Sheldon 15”x32” Toolroom Lathe, Sheldon Turret Lathe,

Vertical Mills: Mills: Wilton 3 HP Vertical Mill, Bridgeport 1 HP  Mill, Bridgeport 1 HP Mill, Enshu Model ESK Vertical Mill, Horizontal Mills,

Surface Grinders: Mitsui Surface Grinder, Mitsubishi 6”x12” Surface Grinder, 3 – Boyar Schultz 6”x12” Model 612 Surface Grinders, Boyar Schultz Challenger Surface Grinder

And Much More!

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Past Online Auction

Surplus Of: Resources for Industry

February 22, 2019 | 10:00 AM

Featuring Toolroom and Stamping Equipment Including:

(12) OBI Punch Presses
Coil Equipment
Toolroom Equipment
Band Saws
...and much more
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Past Live Auction & Webcast

Ultra Modern Industrial Sign Mfg. Facility

May 15, 2018 | 10:30 AM
Rancho Cucamonga, CA US

Chicago 120 Ton x 13’ CNC Hydraulic Press Brake, HTC 12’ x ¼” Hydraulic Shear, MiltiCam 5000 Series CNC Router, 2010 Piranha P-90 Ironworker, 2007 Baileigh AF-B Notcher, 2007 Elumatec DG142/02 Miter Saw, Additional Fabricating Equipment, Paint and Support Equipment, (6) Welders, Graphics Department, Material Handling Equipment, and much more…

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Past Online Auction

Mechmar Industries, Inc.

February 23, 2018 | 10:00 AM
Macedon, NY US

(3) Hudson Die Cutting Clicker Presses, TMZ Model H-140 Die Cutting Press, Fortuna Hudson Precision Splitting Machine, Tennsmith Shear, Yale Forklift, Ingersoll Rand Air Compressor, and much more....

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Past Online Auction

Super Clean Amada Fab & Machine Shop

December 7, 2017 | 10:00 AM
Tempe, AZ US

Super Clean Amada CNC Fabrication and Machine Shop Featuring: Amada Turret Punches, Press Brakes, Shears, Grinders, Haas & Myano CNC Machining Centers, Air Compressors, Finishing Sanders, Dust Collectors, Rolling Stock, Steel Sheet and Bar Stock, Shelving, Racking, Office Equipment and All Plant Support.

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Past Online Auction

Wauconda Tool & Engineering

May 5, 2017 | 09:00 AM
Elgin, IL US

Hydraulic Press, High Speed Press & Press Accessories, Jig Grinder & Accessories, Surface Grinders, Vertical Mill, Toolroom Lathe, Metal Fabricator, Vertical Band Saw & Filer, Misc. Equipment, Inspection, Material Handling, Plant Equipment

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Past Online Auction

Sharp Bullet Resistant Products

April 12, 2017 | 09:00 AM
Joliet, IL US


Press Brakes & Tooling

Corner Notcher

Woodworking Machines

Misc. Machines

Forklift Trucks

Plant Equipment


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