Retirement Sale By Order Of The Directors of a Low Volume Supplier Of Stainless Steel Pipe Fittings, Flanges & Machining Services

Due to the retirement of our client who has traded successfully for over 30 years, we have been instructed to sell the entire contents of a factory that worked as a very low volume, non-repetition, manufacturer of semi finished stainless steel products.

This sale includes machinery for the boring, bevelling, turning, and drilling of metal.

All the machinery can be seen working on the viewing day of 16 January 2019. The factory is in North West England.  There are some lovely oldies but goodies here!

Auction closes 3pm on 17 January 2019.

The online timed auction is now live though Bidspotter.

Click here to go straight to the auction.  Click here to go to our brochure.

The auction includes a Lang Junior lathe; Ward Number 3a lathe; Jenq Shing Turret Milling Machine with Accu-rite DRO; Harrison M400 16.5 inch Swing Centre Lathe; Herbert Radial Arm Drill 47V Type C26166A; Binns & Berry Lathe Type 909; Dean Smith & Grace Type 1307 x 40 Centre Lathe; Kitchen & Walker Radial Arm Drill; Ward 7D Prelector; Draper 12 speed Floor Standing Drill; RTX P2 Pipe Threading Machine; Clarke Strongman Lift Model CFC 1000; Narrow Aisle Side Tracker; Sealey Metal Cutting Bandsaw; Startrite Horizontal Bandsaw with Outfeed Conveyor; Heavy Duty Racking; Technifor Dot Peaning/Micro Percussion Parts Identification Machine; Bracknell Scales Model WS60; Heavy Duty Dexion Racking etc…


Autumn 2018 Collective Auction now Live


  1. SSI Schaefer LOGIMAT Type HL Storage Lift
  2. JRD Bipel 150 tonne hydraulic press
  3. Baileigh Hydraulic Shear Type SH 120500 HD
  4. Baileigh Horizontal Hydraulic Press Brake Type HPB-78NC
  5. Italpresse XL6-S Hydraulic Hot Press
  6. CMC Eurotecno Spray Bake Booth
  7. T Nixon Gas Fired De-Waxing, Sintering Chamber

More items are being added weekly, this is just an example of some of the great quality machinery to be included in our Autumn auction. Be sure to visit the auction – some of these machines are as new, while others carry long lead times from the OEM which by buying ‘as new’ you can avoid.

Click here to go straight to the auction.

May Collective Auction of Used Plant and Machinery Now Live

Kinghorn Todmorden (now Kinghorn Steco) 240 Tonne Mechanical Press

We are selling several clients’ surplus machinery, including several used presses, which have become available for a variety of reasons, including them in our May Collective Auction.  The lots include:

  • Bruderer High Speed Hydraulic Press
  • Kinghorn Todmorden / Steco 240 Tonne Mechanical Press
  • Amada Octo 334 NC Punch Press with Fanuc Control
  • PCP (Pollution Control Products) Controlled Pyrollis Oven
  • Vangroenweghe T-300K Sheet Metal Linishing Unit & Dust Extraction System

A number of items will be added each week, so visit the auction often.  The auction closes on 7 June.

To go straight to the auction, CLICK HERE.


Online Auction Sale of Capital Process Plant and Machinery Now Live

Used Abac Genesis Compressor/Receiver Combi for sale

Our online auction of process plant and machinery is now live through Bidspotter.  The items offered include:

  • Hydraulic XL/6-S Hot Press by Italpresse
  • Elumatec DG142 Twin Station Mitering Centre
  • A Cable De-Spooling, Stripping & Terminal End Application System which includes equipment by Schleuniger and Molex
  • Bendpak Above Ground Lift Set
  • Startrite Vertical Band Saw
  • Dry Filter Spray Booth
  • Guyson Formula F1400 Shot Blasting Cabinet & Dust Extractor
  • Graco Airless Spraying Unit
  • Several welding sets and rectifiers by reputable OEMs Murex and Lorch
  • Evans Ezy-Equipment Pinch Roller
  • Bomar Economic Saw
  • Zander Breathing Air Purifier
  • Abac Genesis Compressor/Receiver Combi
  • Graco E-XP2 Coating Machine
  • Good quality steel work tables

Here’s a link to our online brochure for this auction – Auction Brochure

The auction closes on 24 May 2018, starting from 3pm.  Put this in your diary, but register early.  Click here to go to the auction.

Did you know we also provide finance?  – whether you are buying in our auctions, other auctioneers’ auctions, or generally.  To go to our webpage to find out more CLICK HERE then just fill out the brief form on that page.  Who else do you know who provides finance for auctions?

For more information, call Paul on 01902 672323 or email

This is our online brochure embedded in our website…

Hydraulic Hot Press by Italpresse S.p.A XL/6-S For Sale

We are selling a Hydraulic XL/6-S Hot Press by Italpresse S.p.A.:

Used Italpresse heated hydraulic press XL/6-S for sale

Used Italpresse heated hydraulic press XL/6-S for sale

Bought for a contract that was cancelled by the customer, the current management of this business (who have been in place for 5 years) say this machine has not been used within their tenure, and has been stored safely in the hope of putting it to work. They have now decided it must go, there being little likelihood of the machine being put to work as the nature of the company’s work has changed permanently.

Heated Hydraulic Upstroke Press for pressing wood veneers, laminates, composites, and other materials in the:

  • Manufacture of furniture, door/window frames, parquet flooring, doors and a variety of wooden items, the plastics industry, lightweight, sandwich and honeycomb panels, foamed panels, insulated panels, and buildings; in the
  • Composites, woodworking, automotive and aerospace sectors

Being sold by online timed auction through Bidspotter, the auction closes in late May.

Viewing highly recommended, this machine looks to be in ‘as new’ condition – the machine is located in the West Midlands, contact Paul.  Tel 01902 672323; email

Please note that we now provide finance for buyers from our and other auctioneers’ auctions.  CLICK HERE to apply.

Complete contents of a nightclub for sale

As a result of a change of use, we are selling the complete contents of a nightclub, including all of its:

  • Sound equipment
  • Lighting equipment
  • Kitchen and bar fittings
  • Seating, tables and display fittings

This auction is an online timed auction hosted on the Bidspotter auction platform and closes on 26 April 2018. There is a viewing day on 25 April 2018 where potential bidders can attend the nightclub and view.

170 lots, including:

  • A quantity of speakers from top end manufacturers such as JBL, Turbosound, Mach, Alto, and Peavey
  • Mixer decks/amplifiers by Crown, Cloud, Pioneer, and Numark
  • A quantity of Chauvet road cases
  • Lighting rigs and sections
  • Lighting units/clusters
  • Laser lighting
  • Plasma tvs
  • Several glitter balls
  • Several seating booths
  • A quantity of bar and foot stools, seating and tables
  • A complete DJ booth
  • Entrance foyer
  • Several empty glass feature display units, with several hundred corked champagne bottles
  • Dance podiums
  • Several glass washers by Winterhalter, SO.WE.BO, Fagor, Prodis
  • Electric cooker and food warmers by Hobart, Lincat, Fast Food Systems
  • A quantity of undercounter bar and food preparation equipment
  • A quantity of refridgerators / bottle coolers by Rhino, Infrico, Gamco, Arborne
  • Ice cube maker and storage bin by Hoshizaki

The auction will be hosted through the online auction platform Bidspotter – to bid/buy you will need to be registered with Bidspotter. So please allow time to register.

Catalogue now open and you can bid.  Viewing day – you will need to book in via ADS several days beforehand as entry is strictly by appointment only and on our client’s terms. The items are located in the West Midlands.

Successful bidders are to pay for lots purchased immediately on receipt of an invoice from ADS. No credit will be given by ADS. Please note that you can pay by debit / credit card for any items purchased.




2 Nord Unicase Helical Bevel Gearboxes for sale by online timed auction

As the sole selling agent for a client who are reorganising their business, we are selling two Nord Unicase Helical Bevel gearboxes type – 90621W

One left hand, one right hand

Serial Numbers. – 800744430900 and 800744430400

Reduction ratio of 48:2:1 and a 1.625 inch diameter shaft

These items were purchased new and never installed

Being sold by an online timed auction due to close 3pm on 29 March 2018

Viewing day 28 March 2018. These items are located in Shropshire

Available singularly or as a pair

Here’s link to the auction – Bidspotter

PJ Hare 63 Tonne High Speed Hydraulic Press Transfer Line For Sale

3 PJ Hare 63 Tonne Presses and an ORIIMEC Robotic Transfer Line

3 PJ Hare 63 Tonne Presses and an ORIIMEC Robotic Transfer Line

We are selling a used automated hydraulic high speed press transfer line, comprising of the following:

  • 3 PJ Hare 63 GP C-frame Hydraulic Presses
  • An ORII MEC RY Flexible Robotic Handing / Transfer System, Loading Station / Destacker
  • Outfeed Conveyor
  • Two Tonne Scissor Lift.

Used press lines incorporating such respected OEM machines rarely come to the market.

Being sold by an online timed auction that is open now and due to close at 3pm on Tuesday 6th February 2018. Viewing days 31 January and I February 2018 – the line is located in Wales. We reserve the right to close the auction early if a proceedable offer is received before 6th February.

Removal date, disconnections and loading – Please read the important information in the auction as there are some very detailed terms in this respect. RAMS will be required.

To go to the auction – click here

Update 12 February 2018 – sorry the line has been sold!


We are selling by online auction, a used WELDING EXPERT HR – WELD BEAD MEASUREMENT STATION by ClaraVision:

ClaraVision welding bead measurement tool for sale

Serial Number – 1703561200

Being sold by online auction.

Here’s a link to our online brochure which gives more photographs of this second hand item … CLICK HERE

Click HERE to go to the OEM’s brochure

Click HERE to go to the auction page

Auction closes 18 January, be quick!