Selling out and Downsizing Shop

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by jimswoodshop posted 06-23-2010 12:45 AM 1190 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View jimswoodshop's profile


19 posts in 2909 days

06-23-2010 12:45 AM

What is the best way to sell several pcs of equipment? I am looking to downsize my woodworking business to a hobby shop. Selling table saw, 16”jointer, dual drum sander, 20” planer with byrd head, 3 phase converter. and a lot of other small tools and tooling. Do I auction it. sell it piece by piece. i know about craigslist but what are some other options? Thanks Jim

-- Will work for Wood

6 replies so far

View jusfine's profile


2422 posts in 2919 days

#1 posted 06-23-2010 12:56 AM

Why not put a detailed price list together and post it here?

Never know what will happen if you don’t give it a try…

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

14172 posts in 3976 days

#2 posted 06-23-2010 01:03 AM

The lower the price,the bigger the audience.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View TheWoodsmith's profile


108 posts in 2913 days

#3 posted 06-23-2010 01:13 AM

I agree with jusfine jim. I’d like to see that price list myself! I’m looking for some different things that i bet you have!

-- I know its around here somewhere...

View huff's profile


2828 posts in 3278 days

#4 posted 06-23-2010 02:16 AM

Jim, Craig list and posting it here are both good options. When I sold some equipment last year, I listed in both places. I live in Myrtle Beach, SC, so I posted mine on Craig list in Raleigh NC and Charleston, SC and Myrtle Beach. I had calls from all over NC and SC. Sold everyting I wanted in about a week. I didn’t give anything away, but I did price it right.

-- John @

View a1Jim's profile


117085 posts in 3570 days

#5 posted 06-23-2010 02:20 AM

A tough time to sell equipment prices are way down.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

View JimDaddyO's profile


545 posts in 3072 days

#6 posted 06-23-2010 04:01 PM

Just ship them here, I will look after them for you….no charge!

-- my blog: my You Tube channel:

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics