Online Auction

Hobbico, Inc. 

Auction Details

Type of Auction:

Online Auction 

Auction Ending Date and Time:

July 13, 2018; first lots begin to close at 10:00 AM (CST)

Inspection Date and Time:

July 12, 2018​; 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Location of Assets:

Elk Grove Facility

1850 Howard Street, Unit A

Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007

Urbana Facility

3002 North Apollo Drive

Champaign, Illinois 61822

Type of Assets/Lots:

Assets of former Hobbico, Inc., including injection molding machines, vertical band saw, granulators, shop equipment, forklifts, turret lift, lots of pallet racking in great condition, and warehouse equipment.

Payment Information:

Payment is due by date noted on invoice. Payment methods accepted include cash, cashier's check, company check, or wire transfer. NO CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED.

Buyers Premium:

An industry-standard 18% BP fwill apply to your purchase (Example: a $100 purchase will total $118 with the BP)

Lot Book and Webcast Auction Platform:

Lot Book and simulcast online auction provided by Bidspotter. 

Auction Contact:

For questions regarding assets or auction registration, please contact Director of Auction Services Burdette Wilber at (314) 616-8422 or

Featured Assets

  • Cincinnati Milacron 400-Ton Plastic Injection Molding Machine

  • Chevalier Vertical Mill 

  • Hadinge DoveTail Bed Lathe

  • Harig Surface Grinder 

  • Marvel and Delta Vertical Band Saws 

  • Delta Rockwell Drill Press

  • Dayton 10" Bench Grinder

  • Cosa Drill/Tool Grinder

  • Vertical and disc sanders

  • Lista Cabinets with contents, tooling and parts

  • 8,000 pound portable overhead A-frame crane with a 2-ton hoist 

  • Granulators

  • 40 ft Powered Conveyor with API Overwrap and Heat Tunnel

  • Raymond SA Turret Lift and order picker 

  • Double Electric Pallet Jacks

  • (3) Sets of Medium Employee Lockers

  • Entire Small Package Manifest System

  • Network Printers

  • Skate Conveyor

  • Landtech Pallet Wrapper 

  • Hyster forklifts

  • Conference Rooms with contents

  • 15-foot steel work benches 

  • Flammage Liquid Storage Cabinets

  • Great condition pallet racking

  • Counting Scales

  • Safety Ladders

  • Auto bagger with PC and Printer

  • (7) Revolving (electrical) Manufacturing Tables

  • Small Parts Racking

  • (12) 4-Level Mobil Work Carts

  • Powered Belt Conveyor

  • Advantage Maximum Portable Chiller


Bidder Information


What happens if there is inclement weather?

Event is rain or shine.

Are pets allowed?

No pets are allowed. Service animals specifically trained to assist a person with a disability are welcome.

Can I bring my own food or beverages?

Outside food No. Rockin' Up North Fest will have food, beverages and alcohol available for purchase.

Is there a refund policy?

No. Sorry there is no refund policy in place.

What payment methods do vendors accept?

Alcohol is purchased with festival tickets that will be available for purchase within the festival. Food and ticket vendors will accept cash. ATMs will be available on site.

What is included in VIP?

VIP members have access to the exclusive VIP area with premium seating, porta potties, and dedicated bartenders.

Will there be bathrooms at the festival?

Yes, many porta potties will be available.

Is smoking permitted?

Yes, smoking is allowed, but please be courteous to others.

How do I ask a question not answered on this website?

Please ask any other questions in the contact form on the CONTACT tab.

Can I bring a chair?

Yes, chairs are allowed.

Are guns allowed?


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