Terms and Conditions
ALL BIDDERS HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THEY HAVE READ AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THEY AGREE TO BE BOUND THEREBY. Each auction may have additional terms not listed here. It is the buyer's responsibility to understand all the terms and conditions prior to submitting a bid.
All Bidders must register and be in good standing with Big Iron in order to bid on items listed on unreserved online auctions and on equipment listed for sale. Big Iron reserves the right to remove a bidder for not complying with the terms and conditions.
Big Iron Representatives are not professional photographers. Photos may or may not depict all the good and bad of items. The best way to determine conditions is to inspect it yourself. Photos and descriptions are to be used as a guide only.
Equipment sells "AS IS, WHERE IS"
All property sells "as is, where is" with no warranty or guaranteed express or implied. Inspection of the property before bidding is strongly encouraged. Written or verbal descriptions from the seller, seller's agent or Big Iron are not guaranteed. Bidder's are responsible for inspection of the items and will not be issued a rebate or refund for any reason. Seller's contact information and location of the item will be provided with the listing description of each item for sale.
Unreserved Auction Terms
Seller understands and acknowledges that they are extending an irrevocable offer to sell the equipment to the highest bidder. Seller may not set a reserve price for their equipment. This shall be an absolute auction. No minimums, no reserves, no buybacks, no one bidding for the Seller. Seller will not use an alias to place bids on any of Seller's equipment. Seller will not have anyone else place bids on Seller's behalf.
As a Big Iron bidder you agree to never bid on your own items and you will not bid on behalf of any other seller whatsoever. Any bidder participating in shill bidding will be banned from future Big Iron auctions without notification and will be subject to legal action.
Successful bidder is responsible for making payment and for removal of the item after payment has been received. Payment is to be made to BigIron Auctions and must be received in US Funds two days after the auction via bank wire, cashier's check, money order, or company /personal check with an attached bank letter of guarantee. All international transactions must be paid for with a wire transfer. Once the payment is received, a paid in full invoice will be provided to the buyer so they can take full possession. Failure of the bidder to submit payment or failure to remove all items will result in the bidder being blocked from future auctions with no notification. Payment instructions will be on the invoice.
All applicable sales & use tax will be added to the purchase price of all non-titled items.
Big Iron Auctions do not have a buyer's premium. If there is a buyer's premium it will be listed in the terms of the specific auction.
There will be a $25 title processing fee on all titled items. Buyer will be contacted via email the day of auction in regards to titling information. Big Iron requires title information including name(s) and complete address via email or any other written form for our records. All titles will be endorsed as directed – No open titles will be issued. Titles to any titled items will be mailed to the buyer via certified mail no sooner than 14 days (unless otherwise noted in item description) after receipt of complete payment, regardless of payment type. Big Iron is not responsible for any lost titles.
Successful bidders are responsible for loading and removal of any and all property awarded. Any items not removed by removal date may accrue a $25/day storage fee (to be collected by seller at removal). Item must be picked up in 14 days from the date of the sale. Buyer if you fail to pick up your property within 30 days of the auction you agree at the sellers discretion your item may be placed on the next available BIG IRON auction with proceeds less storage and commission payable to you (buyer). Removal shall be at the expense, liability and risk of the buyer.
Please call 1-402-678-2411 with questions on how to be a Seller or Buyer.