A1 Sign & Crane Business Liquidation Auction

Farm Auction in 3667 US 61 Blue Grass, IA 52726, Blue Grass, Iowa, United States

17 Thursday
17th September, 2020

A1 Sign & Crane Business Liquidation Auction

Farm Auction in 3667 US 61 Blue Grass, IA 52726, Blue Grass Iowa, United States

Thursday at - 17th September , 2020


Trucks, Trailers, Skidloader, Sign making equipment & more! For information contact Steffes Group at 319.385.2000; Nate Larson, 319.931.3944 or Jerry Roth, 319.750.3269

Sign & Crane Business Liquidation Auction

Timed Online 


Opens: Thursday, September 10

First Item Closes: Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 1PM


Preview:Friday, September 11 from 10AM-Noon

Loadout will be Friday, September 18 from 9AM-4PM


Auctioneer’s Note:Name your price on this complete liquidation of A1 Sign & Crane.  Having been in business for over 20 years, Chuck & Michelle Coghill have decided to retire and sell their sign & crane business on this Timed Online Steffes Group Auction.  We invite you to come & inspect the items on preview day.  A Steffes loader will be available on loadout day only.



2006 International 4300, bucket truck, 326,607 miles, single axle, DT466, Eaton Fuller, 6 speed, 570" WB, 2006 Elliott G85 bucket lift, 6,500 lb., 82' platform height (model G85RMHA) (S/N MS4253), Elliott 16' steel bed w/2' front enclosed box, (4) alum. side toolboxes, hyd. outriggers, single fuel tank, 11R22.5 steers, 11R22.5 rears, VIN 1HTMMAAN67H428370 (torch set sells separate)

1998 Freightliner FL70, crane truck, 181,536 miles, single axle, Caterpillar 3s126 engine, 7 speed, Skyhook 100HD crane, 100' (S/N SP100432974), 18' flatbed, 4' front box, (4) Weather Guard boxes, (2) side boxes, sells w/Miller Bobcat 22NT welder/generator, manual outriggers, (2) 45 gal. fuel tanks, 295/75R22.5 fronts, 295/75R22.5 rears, VIN 1FV6HJBA3XHA69024 (1 Owner, Owner states complete rebuilt of Skyhook crane in 2015)

1997 Freightliner FL70, ladder truck, 307,398 miles, ext. cab, single axle, Caterpillar 3126 engine, 6 speed, 1993 Wilkie 540 ladder, 54' (S/N 935486920), flatbed w/4' enclosed box on top, (2) side boxes, manual outriggers, 75 gal. fuel tank, 11R22.5 steers, 11R22.5 rears, VIN 1FV6HJBA6WH902259 (Owner states complete rebuilt of Wilkie ladder in 2015)


2000 Case 75XT, 2,380 hrs. skid loader, ROPS, 72" utility bucket, hand controls, foot throttle, aux. hyd., manual quick tach, 12x16.5 tires, S/N JAF0297438

Bobcat 30C, hyd. auger, w/24' auger, skid steer attachment S/N 944505457

Bobcat, 36" auger bit

30" auger bit

Pallet forks, 48", full back, skid steer attachment



2004 Load Max, flatbed, triple axle, 24'x8', 224" flat, 64" dove tail, pintle hitch, ramps, 21,000 lb. GVWR, ST 23580R16 tires, VIN 5L8PH243451411918

Car Trailer, tandem axle, 18'x83", 16' flat, 2' dove tail, alum. removal fenders, ramps, 205/75R15 tires on 6-bolt rims

Tandem axle trailer, 24'x80", (no ramps), 225/75R15 tires on 6-bolt rims

Cargo box, 45' roll up door, (Buyer responsible for removal within 2 weeks)

6'x94" metal rock box



2005 Roland SP540V Versa Camm, printer/cutter, 4-color, w/new ink cartridges, S/N 2T53523

RS Royal Sovereign RSC-1650C, laminator, 66-1/2" bed

2013 Evolution, computer, Intel Core i5 Processor, 3.2GHZ, 8GB, 2TB, with Sign Lab 7.1 software & Adobe Illustrator, Intel DB75EN

Graphics vector software

Numerous rolls of vinyl

Several banners, various sizes


3'x8' lighted double-sided sign w/pole (New in Crate)

Buy Sell Trade neon sign

Open 24 Hrs neon sign

Budweiser neon sign

Bud Light neon sign

Coors neon sign

Miller neon sign

Old Style neon sign

Bayside Tan neon sign

Burger King lighted sign, 6'

Chevy Truck Kunes Country sign (New in Crate)

Enter & Exit lighted signs (New)

John Deere World Headquarter sign

Large John Deere sign

Traffic lights

Walk/Don't Walk lights

Assortment of lights & ballasts

Various sign blanks

Various neon & lighted signs


Miller 200 mig welder w/Spoolmatic 30A gun attachment, (2) tanks

Craftsman 12" metal band saw

Hitachi chop saw

Honda EG3500 generator

PowerKraft 10" radial arm saw

Rockwell drill press

Torch set, tanks & cart

Torch set & tanks

30" Portable shop fan

Large vice & stand

Porta power set

Rotating bin parts organizer

Keller 28' ext. ladder

Werner 22' ext. ladder

Werner 14' step ladder

Werner 12' step ladder

Louisville 12' step ladder

White Cap 10' step ladder

(2) White Cap 8' step ladder

8' step ladder

Louisville 4' step ladder

Metal saw horses

Metal storage rack 16'Lx8'T

Lionel train set

RC cars, tires, remote controls & parts

4'x10' woodwork bench (this will need disassembled by Buyer for removal)

4'x14' woodwork bench

6'x20' woodwork bench

500 gal. fuel tank w/Gas Boy pump

500 gal. fuel tank w/Wilson's pump


Office cubicles work space

5-drawer lateral file cabinet

(3) 4-drawer file cabinets

(2) Wood stoves

Desks & Chairs

A1 Sign & Crane LLC

For information contact Steffes Group at 319.385.2000;
Nate Larson, 319.931.3944 or Jerry Roth, 319.750.3269





TERMS & CONDITIONS All items sold AS IS WHERE IS. Payment (Cash or Check) must be made sale day before removal of items. Announcements made sale day take precedence over all previous advertising. Titles (if any) will be mailed to buyers within two weeks of auction date. A document fee of $35 applies to all titled vehicles.  

International buyers please check your importing regulations prior to bidding. Real Estate terms and conditions will vary per auction.    

WEBSITE ADDRESSES (ONLINE & ONLINE ONLY) www.steffesauctioneers.com   www.IQBID.com    


Steffes Auctioneers Inc.

2000 Main Avenue East

West Fargo ND 58078-2210

Phone: (701) 237-9173(701) 237-9173

Toll Free: (800) 726-8609(800) 726-8609

Fax: (701) 237-0976

E-Mail: [email protected]  [email protected]


Scott Steffes ND81 & MN14-51

Bob Steffes ND82 & MN14-09

Brad Olstad ND319 & MN14-70

Clark Sather ND463 & MN54-05      


Scott Steffes, Broker

Rodney Steffes, Licensed Sales Associate

Geri Paul, Licensed Sales Associate

Ashley Huhn, Licensed Sales Associate    


Steffes Auctioneers Inc

24400 MN Highway 22 South

Litchfield, MN 55355

Phone: (320) 693-9371(320) 693-9371  

Fax: (320) 693-9373

Email: [email protected]

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Ashley Huhn, MN47-002, ND843

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