Tools, Truck Parts, Trailer & Towing Components- Auction Close Date Extended

Trader Auction Company

Filtered Results From This Auction:

Showing 1 to 5 of 5 items

Current Bid: $18.00
Next Required Bid: $19.00
High Bidder: #25468
Began Closing:
Thursday 04/23/2020
07:54 pm CDT

Lot is Closed

Ammco brake drum micrometer #8500 for measuring drums on trucks, cars, etc. Used to determine how much metal can be removed when milling out a brake drum or if the drum should be scrapped.

To measure larger drums, buy the optional 16"-26" shaft (#8539 - see next lot)

Excellent condition. Came out of a community college automotive shop. 

Instruction sheet and parts list included.

amoco, aamco, fowler, ampro, coats, brake lathe

Commercial & Industrial > Automotive/Mechanical Equipment
Current Bid: $5.00
Next Required Bid: $6.00
High Bidder: #25468
Began Closing:
Thursday 04/23/2020
07:55 pm CDT

Lot is Closed

Ammco 8539 extended shaft for use with Ammco brake drum micrometer measuring tool. See part number 8500 in previous lot.  

Marked in inches

For measuring drums as large as 26". 

Excellent condition. Came out of a community college automotive shop. 

Commercial & Industrial > Automotive/Mechanical Equipment
Current Bid: $17.00
Next Required Bid: $18.00
High Bidder: #113215
Began Closing:
Thursday 04/23/2020
07:56 pm CDT

Lot is Closed

Case containing a new towing starter kit, 6000 pound trailer rating.

InterLock ball and ball mount, 2" drop, 3/4" rise

5/8" bent pin receiver lock


Reusable storage case

Commercial & Industrial > Automotive/Mechanical Equipment
Current Bid: $5.00
Next Required Bid: $6.00
High Bidder: #186741
Began Closing:
Thursday 04/23/2020
07:56 pm CDT

Lot is Closed

Six 4 oz jars of white Teflon grease. Use on the hitch ball to make connecting and disconnecting the hitch socket easier. 

Commercial & Industrial > Automotive/Mechanical Equipment
Current Bid: $5.00
Next Required Bid: $6.00
High Bidder: #186741
Began Closing:
Thursday 04/23/2020
07:56 pm CDT

Lot is Closed

Lot of four back up alarms for commercial vehicles.

Commercial & Industrial > Automotive/Mechanical Equipment

Auction Details:

Some items are stored on site at Trader Auction Company. Please consult the lots you are purchasing to confirm pickup location(s) and instructions on how to acquire your items.  

Iowa and Minnesota sellers: Are you interested in getting your items listed on K-BID? Visit for more information or call Jon at (641) 420-5417.

Trader Auction Company 2301 S Federal Av (Hwy. 65 S) Mason City, Iowa 50401

AUCTION INSPECTION, CLOSING AND REMOVAL DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE based on state government orders limiting travel due to COVID-19. Trader Auction Company and the sellers will be as flexible as possible so please feel free to bid. Shipping available for some items if you cannot travel. 




CLOSING: evening of April 23rd


REMOVAL: Saturday, April 25, 2020 between 9 am & 3 pm. Payments are required by close of business on Saturday, April 25th.

Flexible removal times available if you cannot travel due to coronavirus restrictions. Please communicate this to me by close of business on the 25th. Storage fees for items left over after the scheduled pick up date will be waived if items are paid for and buyer has made arrangements for later pickup.


Please call if you have any questions about pick up dates. 



  • If you feel ill, have a fever, have been exposed or suspect you have been exposed, do not travel.
  • Bathroom facilities and hand sanitizer are available if you wish to use them.
  • ALL customers are strongly encouraged to have items shipped whenever possible.
  • Everyone is urged to pay online with Square to minimize close contact. 

My goal at Trader Auction Company is to provide you with a great buying experience. Your cooperation is appreciated! 


Please call Trader Auction Company at (641) 420-5417 for questions.


By Appointment Only

Auction Closing:

Thu, Apr 23, 2020
07:50 pm


Sat, Apr 25, 2020
09:00 am - 12:00 pm

Removals are by appointment within the schedule above.

Bidding Increments:

Bid Range Minimum Increment
$0.01 - $75.00$1.00
$75.01 - $150.00$5.00
$150.01 - $250.00$10.00
$250.01 - $500.00$25.00
$500.01 - $1,000.00$50.00
$1,000.01 - $5,000.00$75.00
$5,000.01 - $50,000.00$100.00
$50,000.01 - $75,000.00$250.00
$75,000.01 - $100,000.00$500.00
$100,000.01 - $2,500,000.00$1,000.00

Hammer Price TierBuyer's PremiumCap
$0.00 - $4,999.99 13.00%
$5,000.00 - infinity 10.00%$1,000.00

This auction is contracted and managed by: Trader Auction Company

Manager: Jon Tofte


Auction managed by Trader Auction Company, Mason City, Iowa

Preferred payment methods include: cash, credit/debit card up to $5,000, cashier's check, Apple Pay, wire transfers

Check policy: Trader Auction Company accepts personal checks up to $2,500 with a valid photo I.D. We reserve the right to refuse any check.

Payments are due at pick up, online or over the phone by the end of business on the pick up day.

This auction is contracted and managed by an independent affiliate. By placing a bid on this auction, you are agreeing to the auction specific terms listed on this page in additions to the K-BID user terms and agreements.  

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By placing a bid on, bidders are verifying they are at least 18 years old and acknowledging they understand and will comply with both the website terms and the auction specific terms. Bidders MUST NOT share their password or account information with anyone. Bidders are responsible for bids placed on their account.

Inspection dates/times are available for every auction. Bidders are strongly encouraged to inspect prior to placing bids. Removal day is not inspection day. When an auction ends, and the winning bidder invoice appears on the bidder’s dashboard, the bidder is obligated to honor their bid(s).

Every auction item is sold “as is, where is” with no guarantees or warranties. You are responsible for inspecting items prior to purchase.

Bidders are responsible for knowing and complying with auction terms. Failure to comply with removal terms may result in bidding privileges being disabled.  Once a bid is placed it cannot be retracted.

Sellers and their agents are prohibited from bidding on their own assets.

Items with a reserve will not be sold unless the reserve price has been met.

At the close of the auction, active items will remain open until no bids have been received for three minutes.

Applicable sales tax will be collected by the affiliate managing the auction.  

In the event that bidding rights are terminated due to no-show invoices, bidders MAY be reinstated at the discretion of K-BID only after a penalty fee of 20% of the unpaid invoice(s) and a reinstatement fee of $25.00 has been paid to K-BID and a scanned copy of your driver's license emailed to us. INVOICED ITEMS WILL NOT BE AWARDED. The payment is punitive and meant to deter no-shows. Duplicate bidder accounts will be deactivated when they are determined to exist. If possible and at our discretion, K-BID reserves the right to delete any bid we believe has been placed by a suspect bidder. Any registration that shows up on our fraud detection system may be placed on hold and bids removed until the user is verified. K-BID Online, Inc reserves the right to disallow anybody from bidding on its website. Cases of obvious bidding with no intent to redeem will be referred to appropriate legal authorities.

Affiliates may lower a lot reserve at any time before or after an auction closes.  If the reserve is lowered while the auction is in progress, the applicable reserve message will appear below the Next Required Bid information (Reserve Not Met or Reserve Has Been Met); the asset will sell to the high bidder if the lowered reserve amount is met. If the reserve is lowered after the auction closes, the highest bidder at auction close will receive a winning bidder invoice. 

Once an auction begins its closing process, outbid notifications will not be sent.

Once a bid is placed it cannot be retracted.


2301 S Federal Avenue
U.S. Hwy 65 South
Mason City
IA, 50401

Phone: 641-420-5417

We are happy to offer shipping services for many items on this auction.

In most cases, we ship Spee-Dee, FedEx or FedEx Freight within the United States. Sorry, we do not ship to PO boxes. 

Once you have paid for your items on the K-BID Dashboard, contact Trader Auction Company via email as soon as possible to inform us you wish to utilize shipping. You will receive a separate invoice with the shipping amount via email which is due prior to shipping. 

We charge a $7.50 handling fee per lot for parcel shipments, plus freight costs. For freight shipments, there is a minimum $35 pallet fee plus the cost of shipping.