Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 10th March 2018 from 9.00am

at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Auction of Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4’s, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Agricultural Machinery and Equipment, Builders Equipment and Supplies, Engineering and Horticultural, Plant, Equipment and Hand Tools.

Online bidding available with for Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4's, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Small Plant and Groundcare Equipment ONLY! - Photo's also available here.

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All Goods accepted during the week of sale Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. 8.00am till 8.00pm

NOTE: Only tractors, mobile plant, light & heavy commercial vehicles and 4x4 entries accepted on Friday 9am-5pm.
No other goods accepted on Friday.

Strictly no intake on Saturday. Sale will start at 9.00am



Viewing Times

Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm and morning of sale from 8.00am
Friday 9th March 5.00pm or immediately after set-up until 8.00pm 


Following the sale, collection can be made at the following times:

Monday to Wednesday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Thursday 8.00am – 5.00pm
Thereafter by arrangement only by phoning 01467 623710 or 623770.

Notice to all EU buyers

Please note that HMRC are enforcing standard VAT on all purchases made in the UK until adequate proof of goods being exported is provided. Please download our guide for further information.

All buyers welcome

Current Lots Include

Liquidation, Finance Company & Local Autority Direct:
12/61 MAN TGS 26-400 6x2 Curtainside c/w Lifting Rear Axle
06/06 MAN LE 18-220 4x2 Rigid 18 tonne Curtainside c/w RSG RS15 Full Height Tail Lift/Door
08/08 Hino 3213 H700 8x4 Hookloader
08/08 Dennis Elite2 6x4 RCV
2 No. 08/08 Schmidt Swingo 250 Compact Sweeper
15/15 Renault Kangoo Maxi LL21 Core 1.5 DCi Van
12/12 Transit 100 T350 MWB Derby
12/12 Transit 135 T350 17seat minibus
11/61 Renault Trafic LL29 Sport 2.0 DCi 115
11/11 Transit 85 T280M
09/09 Renault Master 150.35 LWB Panel Van
08/08 LDV Maxus 3.5T 120 lwb
07/57 Fiat Ducato 30-100 M-Jet swb
07/07 LDV Maxus 3.5T 95 lwb
07/07 Mitsubishi L200 2.5Di-D Elegance D/C
06/55 Peugeot Partner L600D
03/52 Citroen Berlingo 1.9D 600
5 No. 2014/2013 Kubota R3680 mowers
2009 John Deere 900 mower
2007 Nissan 25 Diesel Forklift Fitted c/w Low Level Mast - Displaying 2,226 hours
2006 Moffett Type M4 20.1 Forklift Truck
1986 Kalmar 13-600 Industrial Fork Truck c/w Hydraulic Adjusting Container Twist Lock Lifting Attachment - Model DB136 XL EC4
Other Entries:
13/63 Volvo FH16 750 Globetrotter 6X2
12/61 Scania R480 Highline 6x2 midlift, c/w tipping hydraulics
3 No. 10/60 DAF XF 510 Super Space Cab, 6x2
08/08 Volvo FM360 8x4 tipper
2 No. 07/07 Scania P380 8x4 Tipper
07/07 Iveco Eurocargo 180E 25 dropside
06/06 Volvo FM400 8x4 Alloy Tipper, Auto Back Door, Electric Rollover Sheet
06/06 Scania P380 8x4 Alloy Tipper, Auto Back Door, Electric Rollover Sheet
06/06 DAF CF75.360 8x4 mixer
2 No. 2008 SuperCube Euroliner full Oil Spec c/w sliding roof
2 No. 2003 45Ft Full Oil Spec flats
Articulated Horsebox, 3/4 stall, c/w living accommodation & kitchen, awning for outside stabling, body manufactured 2016
14/14 Transit 100 T350 Doublecab Tipper
14/64 VW Caddy C20TDi Startline rear of van racked with drawers, shelves & vice
13/63 Transit Connect 90 T230 lwb high-roof
13/13 Defender 110 2.2TDCi H/T
12/62 Ford Transit Custom 2.2TDCi Econetic
12/12 Mitsubishi ASX DID 4x4     
12/12 Mercedes Sprinter 313CDi
11/61 VW Caddy C20 Plus 102PS- rear of van racked with drawers, shelves & vice
11/11 Iveco Daily 8st minibus
10/60 Transit Tourneo T260 8st bus
10/10 Defender 90 2.4TDCi H/T
08/58 Freelander 2.2TD4 Commercial
06/56 VW LT46 2.5TDi 17st bus
03/53 Range Rover TD6 Vogue
02/51 Jeep Grand Cherokee 2.7CRD Limited Auto
2008 Portafill 2000CT Screener - Just had a full service inc. Hydraulic oil change around 200 hours ago with new belt nose bearing and pump drive plate. Starts and runs great, various screen sizes included but set up for 20mm. Showing 3204 hours.
2012 Volvo EC140LC, 14ton excavator
2011 Doosan DX80, 8ton excavator
2011 Claas 6030 Telehandler
2010 Doosan DX140LC, 14ton excavator
2009 Manitou MLA 628/120 Telehandler
2005 Thwaites 1ton Hi-Lift dumper
1998 Hyderma 910 articulated dumper
06/56 Manitou MLT634 Telehandler
06/06 JCB TLT35 4X4
2005 Manitou MLT 741/120 Telehandler
1997 Manitou MLT 628T Telehandler
New Holland 7840 4WD Tractor
Towerlight VT1 lighting Tower, Red
Towerlight VT1 lighting tower, Blue
Fuel Proof 2500ltre Bunded Fuel Store c/w pump kit
2015 Ifor Williams CT166 tilt bed
6 No. Towavans
Recycling Bottlebanks
Twose 6.3m Cambridge Rollers
Amazone 4m Grain & Fertiliser One Pass
Kverneland 3m Power Harrow
Kverneland 4 Furrow Rev Plough
Dowdeswell 3 Furrow Rev Plough c/w Auto Reset
3m KV Accord I-Drill Pro One Pass c/w CX Discs, NGS Power Harrow & 2 No. Tanks
4m Khun Grain Drill c/w Lely Power Harrow
Hay 10’ Leveller c/w Crumbler
Lemkin 5 Furrow Rev Plough
Gravel Cart c/w Side Delivery
Set Pallet Forks
Bale Spikes
Muck Grab

All Entries Subject To Arrival. Further Entries Expected and Invited

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Key Contacts

Plant, Machinery, Tractors, 4x4’s, Light & Heavy Commercials

John Roy, Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Name: John Roy
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Tel: 01467 623863
Mobile: 07831 807841

Allan Finn, Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-Ordinator
Name: Allan Finn
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-ordinator
Tel: 01467 623864
Mobile: 07341 088058

Agricultural Implements & Machinery

Tim McDonald, Prime & Cull Cattle Manager

Name: Tim McDonald F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Prime & Cull Cattle Manager
Mobile: 07507 651069

Sale itinerary


  • Yard -  Small plant machinery and equipment, ground care equipment, followed by heavy plant equipment including tractors, vans and 4x4s, HGVs and HGV trailers
  • Top Yard - Builders Equipment
  • Exchange Hall - Engineering, workshop and horticultural equipment
  • Ring 3 - Hand tools


  • Top Yard - Implements
  • Top Yard - Livestock handling equipment


  • Top Yard - Trailers, followed by caravans, livestock trailers and containers