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Chicagoland Machine Shop Chooses MMI to Auction CNC Machinery and Tooling Following Closure

Posted by J. Quentin Murray on Jun 20, 2018 6:57:14 PM
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CNC lathes, grinders, EDMs and more to be sold through an online auction ending on July 18, 2018.

MMI Auction, a division of Machinery Marketing International was chosen to facilitate this single facility machine shop auction following closure. Based out of Chicago Illinois, but operating globally, MMI buys and sells used industrial machinery online, both from their own inventory and on behalf of independent sellers. MMI offers a comprehensive online platform for buyers as well as direct equipment purchasing, online auctions, trade-ins, and managed sales for sellers, all bolstered by fully staffed and integrated sales, logistics, and marketing teams.


The auction consists of over a dozen CNC machines, such as mills, machining centers, and EDMs, many from top brands like Haas, Makino, and Charmilles. The auction also includes smaller manual machines, other industrial equipment such as forklifts, shelves, and work tables, as well as a huge assortment of machine tooling. All of the machine hours, specifications, and details are available online at

MMI will be hosting the online auction through their newly redesigned auction site. Bidding has already begun on these items, and the auction is scheduled to close on Monday, July 18, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Potential buyers are encouraged to browse the lots available and register in advance to prepare for bidding. You don’t want to wait until the last minute to be ready to bid. The entire auction catalog can be viewed here.

Featured Equipment includes:

Agie Elox Mondo 20 Futura IV - CIC Die Sinker EDM 
Charmilles Roboform 44 - CNC Die Sinker EDM 
Makino S56 - Vertical Machining Center 
Haas VM-3 - Vertical Milling Machine 
Makino SNC 64 - Vertical machining Center 
Haas VF-3 - Vertical Machining Center 
Caterpillar C5000 - Forklift

EDM Sinker: Agie Elox Mondo 30/Futura III 1996 
CNC Lathe: South Bend CL 187 AB 
Engine Lathe: Takisawa Maxturn 
Grinder: Baldor Grinder 
Knee Mill: Bridgeport Series 1 
Ancillary: Big Joe 1518-T9 Pallet Jack, Caterpillar TC 1000 Forklift, Caterpillar C5000 Forklift, Economy Lift 
Press Brake/Presses: Carolina CBP 1200, Arbor Press (2) 
Surface Grinder:Haring Super 612 (4), Okamoto Accugar 124N, Okamoto PFG 612 
Vertical Machining Center: Haas VF-1 1998 
Vertical Milling Machine: Lagun Republic FTV-2 
Tooling: CAT 40 Tooling, HSK Tooling, Erowa Electric Holders

View All 127 Lots!

MMI is a global leader in used machinery transactions. Buyers can easily browse through hundreds of quality used CNC machines online or talk to an experienced sales rep to find the perfect match for their needs. Sellers can get value quick through direct purchase, trade-in, or leverage MMI’s vast marketing network to get the top value on their equipment—and whatever the choice, make use of MMI’s worldwide storage, rigging, logistics, and quick appraisal services. Buying or selling, one machine or one hundred,

MMI is the smart way to BUY MACHINERY and SELL MACHINERY.