Antique Engines and Old Iron
[Home] - [HELP] - [Forums] - [Groups] - [Classified Ads] - [Subscribe] - [Books] - [Sponsors] -

Go Back   SmokStak > SmokStak® General Discussion > Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Notices

Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron Live auctions and estate sales of engines, tractors, and old iron machinery. Upcoming auctions and auction results.

Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron

Thornbill Auction in Ohio


this thread has 17 replies and has been viewed 3552 times

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-13-2017, 01:42:38 PM
Casemaker Casemaker is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: southern Illinois
Posts: 2,792
Thanks: 1,140
Thanked 2,682 Times in 877 Posts
Default Thornbill Auction in Ohio

who is going to this auction ? Interested to see what the home made Baker steam engine brings.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 09-13-2017, 03:01:12 PM
78Loadstar 78Loadstar is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: New Carlisle, Ohio
Posts: 85
Thanks: 68
Thanked 66 Times in 38 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Friend of mine into steam plans on taking it home if it doesn't go ridicules, if I remember I'll let you know.
78 Loadstar
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-15-2017, 03:38:09 PM
78Loadstar 78Loadstar is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: New Carlisle, Ohio
Posts: 85
Thanks: 68
Thanked 66 Times in 38 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

9500.00 going to Pa.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to 78Loadstar For This Post:
  #4  
Old 09-15-2017, 04:19:42 PM
Casemaker Casemaker is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: southern Illinois
Posts: 2,792
Thanks: 1,140
Thanked 2,682 Times in 877 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

If it was a noncode boiler i wonder if it will allowed to run at a show ?
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-15-2017, 06:06:16 PM
Culy's Avatar
Culy Culy is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Linn Grove, Indiana USA
Posts: 1,292
Thanks: 531
Thanked 3,177 Times in 698 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Doug offered it to me 3yrs ago for 1500 for my son to learn on. Didn't have spare $$$ at the time with taxes due. Smack me silly on that one.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-15-2017, 07:36:47 PM
Casemaker Casemaker is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: southern Illinois
Posts: 2,792
Thanks: 1,140
Thanked 2,682 Times in 877 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Quote:
Originally Posted by Culy View Post
Doug offered it to me 3yrs ago for 1500 for my son to learn on. Didn't have spare $$$ at the time with taxes due. Smack me silly on that one.
i wish someone would offer me one for that kind of money.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-15-2017, 08:08:01 PM
Culy's Avatar
Culy Culy is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Linn Grove, Indiana USA
Posts: 1,292
Thanks: 531
Thanked 3,177 Times in 698 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

When we saved up for it Doug passed away at that time. Miss the guy, knew him for over 30yrs and never had a bad thing to say about him. Used to meet up with him a few times each year for lunch and a gab session.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 09-16-2017, 07:50:44 PM
Rick Trotnic Rick Trotnic is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Parsons, Kansas, USA
Posts: 106
Thanks: 221
Thanked 249 Times in 51 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Any engines prices from today Sale ? Was planning on going but it did not work out. Thanks in advance Rick.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-18-2017, 06:14:44 AM
Chris Wheeler Chris Wheeler is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Pendleton, Kentucky
Posts: 494
Thanks: 0
Thanked 525 Times in 204 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

It is hard to grasp the magnitude of this sale. This was just the engines!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Sale.jpg
Views:	305
Size:	204.9 KB
ID:	291540  
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Chris Wheeler For This Post:
  #10  
Old 09-18-2017, 08:34:42 AM
Paul Spence's Avatar
Paul Spence Paul Spence is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: New Jersey, USA
Posts: 5,340
Thanks: 5,946
Thanked 7,923 Times in 1,740 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Rick: It took a bit but I found this .

https://polk.nextlot.com/public/sale...l&per_page=100
__________________
Make a new friend today, and a lot on the way through . Paul-"OLDIHC" #227

My YouTube channel : https://www.youtube.com/user/njoldihc
Reply With Quote
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to Paul Spence For This Post:
  #11  
Old 09-18-2017, 08:57:42 AM
Rick Trotnic Rick Trotnic is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Parsons, Kansas, USA
Posts: 106
Thanks: 221
Thanked 249 Times in 51 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Thanks, Paul now I can tell a friend what we missed out on.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 09-18-2017, 09:04:18 AM
Glenn Gieszler Glenn Gieszler is offline
Registered
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 970
Thanks: 100
Thanked 989 Times in 388 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

I hope that the Ames engine was saved, never knew it was on the sale till now
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 09-18-2017, 10:43:34 AM
Ronald E. McClellan Ronald E. McClellan is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: West Chester, Pensylvania, USA
Posts: 1,570
Thanks: 1,777
Thanked 1,174 Times in 546 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

There only a few of the large engines brought any money at all. Did the rest go to scrapers? Ron
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-18-2017, 11:04:14 AM
Andrew Mackey Andrew Mackey is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Rockaway, New Jersey USA
Posts: 14,149
Thanks: 1,992
Thanked 6,766 Times in 4,300 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

Paul, were any engines at the auction running? All the engines listed on the site you posted say "AS IS, NOT RUNNING". A lot of them sure went cheap!
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-18-2017, 11:48:01 AM
Heavy Metal Heavy Metal is offline
Sponsor
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Haymarket, Virginia, USA
Posts: 541
Thanks: 444
Thanked 613 Times in 258 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill auction in Ohio

I hope the Jones engines didn't go to a scraper. I'd like to have the pulley if usable so if you bought the engine then PM me.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 09-22-2017, 04:59:15 PM
Tim B's Avatar
Tim B Tim B is online now
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Rivesville, West Virginia
Posts: 1,076
Thanks: 2,679
Thanked 939 Times in 373 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill Auction in Ohio

I watched a video on you tube and I couldn't believe all the Delco light plants there. I imagine most went to scrap cause not many people collect these. That is also the most Delco 4 cylinder engines Ive ever seen. Wish I would of went. Sure could of used some Superior parts too.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 09-22-2017, 10:45:22 PM
Rick Trotnic Rick Trotnic is offline
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Parsons, Kansas, USA
Posts: 106
Thanks: 221
Thanked 249 Times in 51 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill Auction in Ohio

What Superior parts do you need ?
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 09-23-2017, 07:09:07 AM
Tim B's Avatar
Tim B Tim B is online now
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Rivesville, West Virginia
Posts: 1,076
Thanks: 2,679
Thanked 939 Times in 373 Posts
Default Re: Thornbill Auction in Ohio

Well, my crank (35hp) journals are rusted down pretty far and I guess they could be welded up and turned down but I have been looking around here for a replacement that would be possibly cheaper. Also the inside rear of the cylinder is cracked half way around. Thanks
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

F o r u m Jump

Similar Threads Chosen at Random
Thread Thread Starter F o r u m Replies Last Post
small auction in Ohio Mike Monnier Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron 0 10-12-2013 01:57:00 PM
Ohio auction results? W.P.Klein Hit & Miss Gas Engine Discussion 13 05-03-2011 09:10:15 PM
Another Ohio engine auction David Gregg Live Auctions of Engines, Tractors and Old Iron 0 04-08-2006 07:15:41 AM
Auction in Archbold Ohio Jon Rozevink Antique Engine Archives 1 10-05-2004 06:14:15 PM
ohio auction? steve borlak Antique Engine Archives 2 03-14-2003 07:20:43 PM


Use "Ctrl" mouse wheel to change screen size.
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:21:08 PM.

Smokstak and Enginads site search!


All use is subject to our TERMS OF SERVICE
SMOKSTAK® is a Registered Trade Mark - A Community of Antique Engine Enthusiasts
Copyright © 2000 - 2019 by Harry Matthews P.O. Box 5612 - Sarasota, FL 34277