Gaerte EngineS Business Liquidation Auction - 2 Day Auction

by Kraft Auction Service

Jun 18, 2019 9am EDT (2pm BST) (2 day sale) Live Webcast Auction

Important Information

Gaerte Engines
Business Liquidation Auction

Tuesday June 18 and Wednesday June 19, 2019 9:00am EST
Auction Preview: Monday June 17th 11am-5pm EST

Located at 601 Monroe St. Rochester, IN.

Day 1- June 18th - 950+ Lots

Intellectual Property

The buyer of this lot will have the opportunity to buy the 50 year history of Gaerte Engines. Not only will you be buying the name, logo, website and phone number, but you will also buy 50 years of records and research done by Gaerte. This is a great opportunity to buy the knowledge and goodwill of one of the greatest names in race engine building. Please contact Kraft Auction Service for more information on this lot.

Stacker Race Trailer - Fuel Trailer - Storage Container
2005 Renegade 38' stacker trailer, bathroom, kitchen with fridge, very nice and well maintained trailer; 53' semi van trailer w/ fuel tanks; van body storage box

Large High Performance Race Engine Parts Inventory - $350,000+ Wholesale Value

7- new racing carburetors; carburetor spacers; numerous crankshafts; numerous piston sets; oil pumps; roller speed sets; air filtration systems; air pumps; clutch and flywheel; cylinder sleeves; roller lifters; roller rockers; camshafts; intake manifolds; spark plugs; various engine heads; connecting rods; engine blocks; air filter kits; timing gears; water pump housings; fuel injection systems; water pumps; motor mounts; engine brackets; oil pan parts; modular tuning sets; fuel pumps; regulators; oil pans; stud bolts; ignitions and ignition parts; magnetos; distributors; valve heads; valve springs; valve stems; pulleys; springs; fittings; oil filter adapters; alternators; rocker arms; piston rings; bearings; exhaust pipes; starters; quick change gears; tire riper; racing wheel; gaskets; oil tanks; performance mufflers; ignition trigger hubs; gear drive parts; and much more...

Gaerte Memorabilia - Fixtures - Equipment - Tools - Sprint Car Tires
Numerous pieces of Gaerte memorabilis including advertising signs, apparel, stickers, promo wrenches, and much more; advertising clocks; metal shelving; office equipment; steel tables; engine stands; shop stools; glass display cases; shipping boxes; steel banding cart and material; heat shrink machine; dial indicators; Starrett tools; stretch indicators; torque wrenches; Trinus automotive inspection CCD digital camera; bore gauge sets; micrometers; Snap-On stud remover set; otoscope; digital calipers; Snap-On gear pullers; pulley remover and installer; cam tuning kit; Wilton vise; 3 ton arbor press; 23 pallets of sprint car tires (used one heat cycle); 400 gal. stainless tank; 500 gal fuel tank w/ electric pump; and much more...

Day 2- June 19th - 800+ Lots

Machine Shop and Engine Building Equipment

Serdi 100 valve guide and seat machine w/ attachments, like new; Milltronics Partenr VM 24 CNC machine w/ centurion VI computer; Milltronics PArtner I CNC machine w/ centurion 6 computer module; numerous CNC collets, bits, and 30+ chucks; 2- Enco 100-1588 milling machine w/ Enco super platinum edge computer module; Enco model 4VS vertical milling machine w/ Mitutoyo computer module; Enco milling machine w/ vise; Enco Model 4S milling machine; Enco milling machine; Bridgeport milling machine; Enco model 40040 drill press; VSI vertical valve spring inserting machine; Monarch metal lathe w/ 12" chuck; Acer Dynamic 1740G metal lathe; General Machinery Corp. metal lathe; several lathe chuck heads; Tryoke T-18 rotary table; Enco Model 6X18 surface grinder; Meta-lax stress relief and weld condition module/cabinet with vibrationt table; DoAll 3612-1H3 metal band saw; Enco model 130-5385 metal break; Hyd-Mech S-20 series II metal band saw; Lenox band saw blades; Peterson TCM-25 seat and guide machine; Wade T-540 turret lathe; Kwik-Way model VL valve facing machine; Hanafin 5 ton hydraulic press; Hardinge super-precision metal lathe; 2- RM-30 surface grinders; Storm Vulcan Anderson surfacer; 2- Storm-Vulcan 85-B head and block resurfacer machine; Comec RV 516 JB valve resrfacer machine, like new; IDL CG 80 valve grinder; Sunnen HS 30 honing machine; OD honing machine; Sunnen CV-616 honing machine; numerous sets of honing stones and stone holders; Sunnen CH-100K horizontal line honing machine; Sunnen Model LBB 1810 precision honing machine w/ AB 300 precision gauge; 2- Sunnen model LBA 55G honing machines; Winpro OD hone; Ammco model B connecting rod aligner; Berco BT6 line boring machine; Berco AC650-M cylinder boring machine; Sunnen CRG-750 cap & rod grinder; Leland-Gifford vertical milling machine; Lincoln dialaec HF welder; Peterson Mag-Spec wash and blast machine; Lempco crank shaft regrinder; ABS products precision crankshaft finishing grinder; Heir Werner crankshaft squaring machine; GROB commercial metal band saw; Lempco wheel surface grinder; IDL valve grinder; Reliance Tools "By George" CS5275 powered circle shear; Miller aeroewave arcwelder w/ vers-tig torch module and watermate 1A cooling system; Jet JWG-34 butt welder/grinder; Enco No. 5 arbor press; Delta 12" drill press; DuMore tool post grinder; parts washers; model N-200 media blast cabinet; 2 Dee-Blast abrasive blast system blast cabinets; Rockwell floor model belt sander; powder coating station; bench grinders; super flow flow measuring machine; Intercomp model VST20 digital valve spring tester; Enco belt sander/grinder on stand; ABS piston ring grinder; Aeroquip ProCrimp 1380 crimping machine; Alvey FLC-10 parts steam cleaning machine; Peterson Machine Tool Co. parts cleaning station; Rockwell drill press; GE commercial convection oven; Vulcan-Hart convection oven; 12 ton aluminum pneumatic jack; Accu-finish series II diamond disk grinder; Rockwell hardness tester; several bench vises, various sizes; machine cutting wheels and bits; Unison Dedtru portable grinding attachment; carbide bench grinder; machine vises; machining bits; Helicoil kit; Draper 912 and 8240 height gauge; Renishaw MP11 probe; Federal 75B-1 bench depth gauge; Sweg comparator gauge; compactor metal bender; machining levels; Sunnen diamond wheels; granite surface plate on stand; pneumatic ITW valve spring compressor clamps; numerous small hand tools; Bestool-Kenon EM6002 digital caliper; dial calipers; 2- Kennedy tool box w/ tools; collet sets; dial indicator w/ magnetic base; Starrett depth and bore gauges; parallel block sets; Rigid no. 358 pipe bender; electric hoists; 2- Sunnen dial bore gauge; pressure washer; small air compressors; Snap-On torque wrench; Mitutoyo Internal micrometers; numerous tooling and attachments for machinery; and much more..

Engine Testing Equipment

3- Froude Consine Hydrualic Dynamometer w/ control panels, cabinets, and accessories, All three units being sold as one unit; MSD dyno ignition system console; flow rate testing machine; fuel system turbine w/ tachometer unit; Sun 404 distributor tester; Sun 680 distributor tester; Cam Pro Plus complete camshaft measurement system w/ computer and accessories; and much more...

Lift Trucks - Shelving - Cabinets - Tables - Office Equipment

Big Joe 1000lb and 2500lb manual lift trucks; Big Joe model 1518-A5 lift truck; various sized pallet racking; 20+ 2 door wall hanging cabinets; steel welding tables; Craftsman 10 drawer work bench; steel workbenches; 2- door locking door cabinets; 8 drawer tool cabinet w/ legs; 22 drawer tool cabinet; 2- 7 drawer tool cabinet; 20 drawer parts cabinet; 8- equipto 8' and 6' work bench and cabinet; 2- equipto 78 drawer nut and bolt cabinets; steel shelving units; roller stand; pipe rack; stacking metal bins; hydraulic lift cart; numerous rolling engine stands; engine cherry pickers; shop fan; picnic table; Frigidaire refrigerator; stainless steel sinks; office desks; chairs; filing cabinets; and much more...

Material Stock - Engine Blocks - Parts - Jigs

Quantity of aluminum flat stock and tubing; 10- Gaerte 4cyl engine blocks; numerous other engine blocks; numerous building jigs; crank shafts; cam shafts; misc. parts; cylinder heads; boxes of new valve springs; valve covers; aluminum templates; racing fuel; fuel caddy; Holley jet kits; complete Gaerte test engine; torque honing plates; and much more...

Online Bidding Available At KraftAuctions.com

Owner: Topp Performance

Auctioneer's Note: After 50 years of being a worldwide leader in race car engine building, Gaerte has closed their doors and will be selling their business at public auction. This is a sale you do not want to miss!

Terms: Cash, all major credit cards, or good check with positive ID. 3% service fee for credit cards. 10% buyers premium onsite and 20% buyers premium online. Not responsible for accidents or items after sold. Information announced day of sale takes precedence over printed material.

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Jonathan Kraft – AU10500173
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Terms and Conditions

Terms: Cash, all major credit cards, or good check with positive ID. 3% service fee for credit cards. 10% buyers premium onsite and 20% buyers premium online. Not responsible for accidents or items after sold. Information announced day of sale takes precedence over printed material.