Chip, I tried to respond but was bounced by aol. Write off list with your
address please. It says that you are not receiving mail from this sender.
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Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2005 9:45 AM
Subject: Parts Barn Sale Questions
> We've finally realized that in our lifetime (and probably for the next 2
> generations as well), we will never use 90% of the inventory of parts we
> the barn. So, it's time to think about finding new homes for this "stuff"
> and turning the barn into some sort of profitable venture . Has anyone
> experience first hand or via a friend or acquantaince with selling a
> size barn full of parts? Specifically, here's some directed questions:
> 1) Should we hire an auctioner and sell all of the contents at a 2 or 3
> on-site auction?
> 2) Should we chunk the parts into major categories like transmissions,
> engines, body sheet metal, frames, etc and sell the chunked units either
> auction, Ebay, VTR Ad, etc?
> 3) Should we separate and condense all of the parts by Triumph model i.e.,
> make a "pile" of anything related to TR2 through TR3B, anything related to
> through TR250, anything Spitfire, etc., and sell via auction, Ebay, VTR
> Thanks for your thoughts,
> Chip Krout
> Triumph Rescue
> Bally, PA
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