Thursday, February 1, 2024, 1:00 PM (ET)

Catapult ME

Online Auction
By Order of Catapult ME, Inc., Plant Closure, Including: Heidelberg & Akiyama Sheet Fed Printing Presses, Digital Printing Presses, Wide Format Printers, Die Cutters, Folder/Gluers, Bindery Equipment, Packaging Equipment, Material Handling, Plant Support, etc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota - USA
  • Akiyama 6/C Sheet Fed Printing Press Model Bestech 40, BT640, S/N A05138 (New 2005), 90 Million Impressions, 28" X 40", Coater, Remote Console, Extended Delivery, IR Drying
  • Heidelberg 5/C Sheet Fed Printing Press Model SM52-5P3-1L, S/N 206894 (New 2004), 14 1/2" x 20 1/2", Perfecting, Coater, Remote Console, IR Drying
  • Heidelberg 2/C Sheet Fed Printing Press Model QM 46-2, S/N 960030 (New 1998), 13" x 18" w/ AB Dick 1200 Envelope Feeder,
  • HP Indigo 5500 Digital Color Printer, 13" x 19" (New 2008)
  • FujiFilm Wide Format Printer Model Acuity Advance HD2545W, S/N 3519011 (New 2011), 4 Color, 50" x 98" Bed, UV Curing
  • HP Wide Format Printer Model Latex 570 (New 2020), 7 Color, 64" Capacity, Roll to Roll, Drag Blade and Trangential Cutting
  • Brausse Die Cutter Model 1050SE Die Cutter, S/N JZ07528 (New 2005), with Stripping,  Auto Platen, High Speed, 300 Ton Capacity, 29" x 41"
  • Brausse Folder/Gluer Model PFG-720
  • (3) Kluge Die Cutter Model EHD Die Cutter, 22" x 41" Platens w/ Foil & Embossing
  • Polar 45" Paper Cutter Model 115E, S/N 6832224 (New 1998), Air Bed Table
  • Muller Martini Saddle Stitcher Model 335, 6-Pockets, Cover Feeder, 3-Knife Trimmer
  • MBO Folder Model B30, S/N G5-37, Continuous Feed, 4/4/4
  • MBO Folder Model B32SC Perfection Series, Continuous Feed, 4/4/4
  • MBO Folder Model S/N R07/74, Continuous Feed
  • MBO Folder Model B26C, S/N Q10/54, Continuous Feed, 4/4/4
  • Gerber Router/Cutter Model Versa Tech 1.6, S/N 10643646 (New 2014), CNC, 60" x 120"
  • Summa Plotter Model S2 Class T-Series 160, (New 2020), 63" Capacity
  • Summa Plotter Model Sign Pro T750, 32" Capacity, S/N 170402-10015
  • Summa Plotter Model Sign Pro D1400, 60" Capacity, S/N 779912-10002
  • VideoJet/Cheshire Variable Data Print System Model 987000-80 with (2) VideoJet Print Mail Wide Array Printing Heads, Cheshire Base, RSI DH3200 Dryer, Delivery Conveyor
  • Duplo Slitter/Cutter/Creaser Model DC-645, 26 Sheets Per Minute Capacity, S/N 60453030
  • Bourg Booklet Maker Model BST10-D, Twin Head Stitcher, 10 Station Tower Collator, UTTS Delivery Station
  • Screen CTP Model Plate Rite 8600 (PT-R8600) Imagesetter S/N 114, New in 2001), Glunz & Jensen Online Processor
  • Graphic Wizard Round Corner Machine Model CR50, S/N 11314
  • (2) HHS Promelt Model HMP-04-1X4-PDL Hot Glue Systems, Cart Mounted with Controller
  • Liberty Rotary Stretch Pallet Wrapper Model 4.4 Pallet Wrapping Machine
  • KineticoPro Reverse Osmosis System (New 2021), Digital Controls, 2000 Gallon Poly Storage Tank
  • Hydrovane 20 HP Air Compressor Model HV15RS (New 2011)
  • Gardner Denver 15 HP Rotary Screw Air Compressor Model EBERDB
  • Ingersoll Rand Vertical Tank Air Compressor Model T30 with Zeks Air Dryer
  • Chevrolet Van Model Express 3500 (New 2001), Configured with Dur-A-Lift Model V34 Bucket Lift, 29' Reach, 300# Capacity, VIN #1GCHG39R821152736
  • Sterling Box Truck Model Ecterra 5500 (New 2004), 18' Body, Single Axle, Class 6, VIN #2FZACFCTX5AN69070
  • Advance Floor Scrubber Model ConvertaMax 26
  • Caterpillar Electric Aisle Forklift Model NRR30, 3000 lb Cap, S/N 2NL01413
  • Crown Electric Aisle Forklift Model 35RRTT-S, 3500 lb Cap, S/N 1A103085
  • (2) Crown Electric Walk Behind Forklifts Model 20BS, 2000 lb Cap
  • Crown Electric Pallet Jack Model 40GPW-4-14, 4000 lb Cap
  • Raymond Electric Pallet Jack Model 102T-F45L, 4500 lb Cap, 102-05-03704
2229 Edgewood Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55426
Online Auction - Internet Bidding Only
First Lot Closes: Thursday, February 1, 1:00 PM (ET)
Lots have 1-minute staggered closing times with 1-lot closing every minute
Open House Inspection: Wednesday, January 31, 10 AM to 4 PM.  Please enter the plant through the truck bay loading dock area on the west end of the building, adjacent to Edgewood Avenue.
Buyers are fully responsible for all rigging and shipping costs. We strongly recommend buyers obtain rigging quotes prior to bidding and confirm the rigging company can remove the intended purchases prior to the final removal date. Riggers listed on our site are not exclusive, buyers may use any rigging company of their choice as long as they provide Thomas Industries with satisfactory liability insurance.

For Rigging Quotes Contact:

Joe Noel
Phone 304 228-0009

Murphy Rigging & Erecting
Bill Insley
Phone: 612-290-4402
Registration Deposit / Bidder Approval.  All bidders that aren't pre-approved by Thomas Industries will be required to provide a refundable deposit, prior to being approved for bidding.  The deposit must be  25% of the amount the bidder is looking to be approved for bidding up to.  Thomas Industries, at their sole discretion, reserves the right to deny bidding privileges to any customer. For information on bidder Approval or to provide a registration deposit contact Irina Lekhmus (email: or Phone: 203-458-0709).

Currency:  (USD).  This auction will be conducted in United States currency (USD)

Buyer's Premium: 18%

Staggered Closing Times: Lots Have 1-Minute Staggered Closing Times.

Auto Extend Bidding: If a bid is submitted with less than 3-minutes remaining, the closing time for that lot will be extended by 3-minutes.

Payment Due In Full: Friday, February 2, 2024

Payment Types:  Certified Check, Wire Transfer, E-Check (ACH) or Crypto (BTC/ETH)

As-Is Where-Is:  All Items Are Sold "As-Is Where-Is" With No Warranty or Guarantee of Operating Condition.  Auctioneer Strongly Recommends That Buyers Inspect Equipment Prior to Bidding.

Removal: Removal Monday 2/5 through Wednesday 2/7. Removal Hours: 9 AM to 4 PM. Subsequent removal by appointment only. All items must be removed by Friday, February 16, 2024.   Any items not removed by this date will be considered abandoned and bidder will forfeit all right to any items not removed, including all deposit or  payment monies.

Removal Costs: Buyers are fully responsible for all cost to remove their purchases.  Please get removal quotes prior to bidding and bid accordingly.  

Legally Binding Contract:  All bids constitute a legally binding contract and bidders will be legally obligated to make payment and remove items in accordance with the terms and conditions of the sale.
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