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Bid History for 1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck
Auction Start Date: 09/13/22 9:31 AM ET
Auction End Date: 09/27/22 3:00 PM ET
Asset ID: 27   Number of Bids: 4

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1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck
Auction Closed
High Bidder: c*********h
Sold Amount: C $5,000.00
Tax (HST: 15.000000%): C $795.00
Buyer's Premium (6.00%): C $300.00
Total Price: C $6,095.00
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Terms and Conditions
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Year Make/Brand
1997 Simon
Year Make/Brand
1997 Simon
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Fire Trucks 920
Condition Category
Used/See Description Fire Trucks
Inventory ID
1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck

The asset is being sold as is and as described. You are invited to place a bid with the information provided, if the information provided does not meet your satisfaction, we suggest you do not bid. The winning bidder will be required to transfer ownership before the vehicle can be removed from property.

Removed from service - January 2012 Condition when removed from service - Started & ran

Current condition - Does not start / Must be towed-floated off site

Maintenance Schedule (while in service) - Yearly - As required

Annual Inspection (while in service) - Yes

Fuel - Diesel

Engine model - Detroit Diesel Silver V92

Engine hours - less than 10

Fire Truck Manufacturer - Simon

Transmission - Automatic

Drive-train - 2WD / Single axle

Brakes - Air

Notable attachments - None

Notable body damage - None

Notable / Details - Minimal hours on motor, Some parts have been removed, Ladder fails aerial inspection

Cracked glass - No

Mechanical/operational issues -out of service, ladder fails inspection

Recent major repairs (last 12 months) - Motor was replaced 10 years ago

Items seen in images or video NOT included with asset - All tools and Emergency Equipment to be removed from vehicle

Exterior - Scratches, dents, dings & rust are present

Exterior - Corporate decals have been (or) will be removed - Impressions may remain

Overall Vehicle Length - N/A

Aerial Ladder length - 75 ft

Date of last Aerial ladder Certification Test - unknown

Pump MFG - Waterous

Pump size -1500 gpm

Date of last pump Certification Test - unknown

This vehicle will be sold with a Bill of Sale and an ownership only.
If there is no picture of the emissions sticker, it could not be found.

The Fire motor vehicle sold under this contract is being sold ‘as is’ and is not represented as being in road worthy condition, mechanically sound or maintained at any guaranteed level of quality. The vehicle may not be fit for use as a means of transportation and may require substantial repairs at the buyer’s expense. It may not be possible to register the vehicle to be driven in its current condition.  The winning bidder will be required to transfer ownership before the vehicle can be removed from property.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Is the engine a 8v92 or 6v92 Detroit? Thanks (7/24/22 5:49 PM)
A: crawled under, looks like 8v92, to my knowledge engine was rebuilt about 10 years ago, taken out of service maybe 9 years, according to the fire department it came from, (7/25/22 8:20 AM)
Q: What are the LTI model & serial numbers? Theres usually a plate on the pump panel and also a plate on the control pedestal or on the rear of the apparatus. Was the body & aerial new in 1997 or were they remounted from another rig? Thanks! (7/30/22 2:50 PM)
A: Took a little digging, but I was able to find out some information. Its an AH-75, serial #8506378-r, last passing aerial inspection was Feb 2016. The back of the truck is an 87 from Key West Florida, was put on a glider in 97, no one seems to know why after 10 years the chassis was replaced. (8/2/22 8:25 AM)
Q: Was this truck taken out of service Jan 2012 is listed? (8/5/22 10:18 PM)
A: yes it was (8/8/22 8:23 AM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
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Seller Name Cape Breton Regional Municipality, NS
Asset Location 320 Esplanade St
Suite 104
Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 7B9
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Wire Transfer
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The HST will NOT be removed from this sale under any circumstance. Buyers wishing to reclaim their HST from this sale will need to fill out a GST189 Form and submit to the Canadian Government to be refunded. Neither the seller or GovDeals will assist in this procedure.

Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. All items must be removed within ten (10) business days from the time and date of the close of the auction.

The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. No Assistance will be provided. Bidders will be locked unless a prior arrangement has been made for any item not removed within the ten (10) business days allowed and stated on the Buyer's Certificate.

Attention Bidders:

ALL assets are for pick up only - No shipping/freight assistance will be provided.
ALL pickups will be scheduled Monday to Friday during business hours. No weekend pickups are available.

The seller:
will not be held responsible for any damage to any items during removal.
will not be held responsible for any personal injury that occurs during, or as a result of the removal.
will not be responsible for damage to its property that occurs during the removal.
will not provide any labour assistance with removal.
will not sign any document for shipping.
will not recommend any shippers, freight forwarders, couriers or delivery services.
will not be responsible for any shipping, packaging, delivery, duties, import fees, taxes or any other charges.
will not supply any asset information required for customs.
will not be responsible for preparing any documentation foreign or domestic.

1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck 1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck 1997 Simon Duplex Aerial Fire Truck
Special InstructionsSpecial Instructions
NOTICE: If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this seller's terms and conditions, your account with Liquidity Services WILL BE LOCKED.

Guaranty Waiver: All property is offered for sale “AS IS, WHERE IS.” (Seller) makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.

Attention Non Canadian Bidders:

Please be aware that the seller cannot provide exporting or importing procedure assistance.  You may visit the Canadian Border Services site for information on exporting from Canada.  If importing into the US, you may visit the US Customs & Border Protection website at U.S. Customs and Border Protection for information about requirements. The seller also cannot provide import or export classifications.
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