wtb skid steer

Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by gmcplowtruck, Feb 25, 2007.

  1. gmcplowtruck

    gmcplowtruck LawnSite Member
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    i would like to buy a skid steer with a lift capacity of 1500 # or more under 10,000 dollars would be my first machine and i would prefer it be close but will travel a little bit
     
  2. neighborstree

    neighborstree LawnSite Member
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    any brand in mind?
     
  3. gmcplowtruck

    gmcplowtruck LawnSite Member
    Posts: 174

    any iall considered like i said will be my first machine i was thinking maybe new holland or john deere but i went and looked at a mustang the other day with t bar steering i liked it but all considered
     
  4. baddboygeorge

    baddboygeorge LawnSite Bronze Member
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    you can get a nice mustang for 6-8 grand just look around!!
     
  5. neighborstree

    neighborstree LawnSite Member
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    nice to see ur only 21. im only 23. check around .your best bet is go to a local auction. theres a bunch in our area. well pa in general. go to a sale with 10,000 cash, i gaurentee youll come home with a nice loader. mabey 2, lol..buy one for you, one to make some $$ on buy it for 5000 shine it up and sell it for 10000
     
  6. gmcplowtruck

    gmcplowtruck LawnSite Member
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    ive been to a few auctions around if i would of had 10,000 with me i would have bought a 2001 jd 240 for 10,000 that auction is on even months only though and usually have 20 skidloaders
     
  7. neighborstree

    neighborstree LawnSite Member
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    yea thats your best bet. theres a bunch cuming up due to spring comeing,. if you have any intrest in going hit me up. ill give u some details
     
  8. gmcplowtruck

    gmcplowtruck LawnSite Member
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    where is the auction your talking about do they go for 5000 what shape and hour would that kind be
     
  9. neighborstree

    neighborstree LawnSite Member
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    theres mcgrew auction is seven valls pa. they go cheap there.
     
  10. NEUSWEDE

    NEUSWEDE LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Maine
    Posts: 1,147

    Traderonline.com you will find tons in your area.
     

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