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Approx. order of Auction


10:00AM 1st Ring Starts with Shop Tools


11:00AM 2nd Ring Starts with Guns followed by Lawn Equipment & ATV's


1:00PM Tractors followed by Farm Equipment







Saturday Morning May 10th, 2008


Starting at 10:00AM


LOCATION: 17675 Callen Ave. Kent City, MI  49330


DIRECTIONS: From Grand Rapids take M-37 north 14 miles to Peach Ridge Ave. go north on Peach Ridge Ave. 4 ½ miles (thru Kent City) to 21 mile road, go west ½ mile to Callen Ave. then north ½ mile. OR from Grant take M-37 south 3 miles to Moore Rd., go east 2 ½ miles to Callen Ave. then south ½ mile. (NW corner of Kent Co.)


TERMS: Cash or check. Master Card or VISA with 3% service fee. Everything must be settled for at the conclusion of the Auction. Not responsible for accidents or items once sold.


Due to a new job and future plans, I have quit farming and will offer at Public Auction all listed items. I invite all to attend and thank you in advance for your time and consideration.  

Greg VanHouten


NOTE: The tractors and equipment are in very nice condition. Tractors have been well maintained and kept undercover. The 2520-D with POWERSHIFT is a very rare tractor with only 356 manufactured. All tractors are clean and straight. Lots of farm equipment, loads of shop tools & guns promises to make a most interesting country Auction. Auction will begin with shop tools at 10AM, Guns about 11AM, Tractors at about 1PM.  Small items may be sold undercover in case of inclement weather. For your convenience loader tractor, lunch wagon and port-a-jon.






RARE (only 356 made) 1970 John Deere Mod. 2520-D with POWERSHIFT, WF, PS, “Roll-Gard” canopy, single remote hyd., live power, 3pt. with top link, front weights, 540/1000 PTO, new seat, John Deere tool box, 15.5 X 38” rears, 7800 hr, (800 hr. on major engine overhaul) Ser. # 20887. Local tractor, second owner!


1969 John Deere Mod. 2520-G with SYNCRO-RANGE, WF, PS, duel remote hyd., 3pt. with top link, new 14.9 X 38” rears & front tires, 540/1000 PTO, 4150 hr.,  Ser. # 18377.

Local tractor, second owner!


1979 John Deere Mod. 4040-D with QUAD-RANGE, WF, PS, “Roll Gard” canopy, 3pt. with top link, 540/1000 PTO, duel remote hyd., new seat, 4548 hr. 16.9 X 38” rears, Ser. # 4846. Third owner.


1958 John Deere Mod. 420 Utility with SHUTTLE-SHIFT, WF, 3pt., PS, rebuilt engine, new rubber.


1949 Oliver Mod. 66 RC, NF, fenders.


Farmall Mod. BN with 5’ Woods belly mower


Ford Ind. Fork lift with side shuttle, snow blade & tire chains




3pt. Buhler 7’ finish mower (like new)

3pt. landscaping “Gill Pulverizer”

3pt. heavy duty forks by Phil Brown

3pt. post hole digger with 12” auger

3pt. 4 row cultivator with Danish tines

3pt. mulch/plastic layer

3pt. Holland Mod. 900 one row transplanter

3pt. Holland 2 seat, one row transplanter with watering tank

3pt. sub soiler

3pt. Brillion 5’ seeder

3pt. John Deere “quick hitch”

3pt. PTO “mist” sprayer with fiberglass tank

3pt. Fimco PTO sprayer with 10’ boom and hand sprayer, new never used

3pt. Woods GHT 72, 6’ rototiller

3 pt. White # 508 spring reset 18” 3bt. semi-mount plow

3pt Wood Mod. M5  brush hog

John Deere Mod.  640 4 bar hay rake

John Deere Mod. 410 round baler

New Holland Mod. 213 PTO manure spreader (excellent)

New Holland Mod. 477 7’ haybine

(2) John Deere Mod. 8250 14 hole grain drills with seeders

Case 6’ offset pull disc with 22” disk, hyd. adjustment

IHC Mod. 37 wheel disc, 11’

Brushhog 10 ½’ wheel disc, adjustable, completely rebuilt

Brillion 11’9” cultipacker

Brillion 6’ crow foot transport cultipacker

Field sprayer with roller pump

Meyers bale lift / loader

John Deere PTO corn binder

John Deere running gear rack & hoist

(2) John Deere #953 running gears with gravity boxes

Kill Bros #350 gravity box with 10T gears and floatation tires

IHC running gears with rack, hoist, & side racks

Miller 10T  8’ X 16’ tilt top trailer with duels, pintle hitch & hyd. cylinder

NI # 323 1 row corn picker

Running gear with hay rack

Onan 25K PTO generator

220 gal. fiberglass transport tank

1980 IHC Mod. S-2200 diesel semi tractor, single axle, 10sp. road ranger, Detroit 6 cylinder w/ pto hydro pump unit


Fruehauf 45’ semi trailer, tandem

John Deere Mod. 42 front mount tractor snow blade

Planet Jr. 1 row tractor seeder




John Deere Mod. F911 commercial lawn mower with front mount 60” deck, hydrostatic drive, liquid cooled OHV twin cylinder engine, PS, 710 hours


Gilson 16 hp twin, hydrostatic lawn tractor

IHC Cub Cadet Mod. AGS-2160 automatic, 16 hp twin lawn tractor, 232 hr.

Lawn mower snow plow

IHC Cub Cadet Mod. 1440, 14 hp twin, hydrostatic garden tractor, 870 hr.

John Deere Mod. 212 lawn tractor

Toro “Personal Pace” self propelled, rear bag, 6 hp lawn mower

Toro 5.5 hp, self propelled, rear bag lawn mower

Shop built trailer type hyd. log splitter with 5hp Honda engine

Olympyk #962 chainsaw with 18” bar

John Deere #E-35 gas powered edger

Tanaka “Pro-Force” gas hedge trimmer

(2) Gas line trimmers

(2) 10’ X 20’ deluxe lawn canopies

Lawn cart

Wheel barrow

Rakes, hoes, shovels etc.

Tomato cages

Gas powered edger


Roller conveyor

Plastic & wood snow fence

Garden hose

Gas cans

New 55 gal. drums

Apple picking bags




Battery chargers

Parking lot paint sprayer

Barrel cart

Gear puller

Screws / bolts / nuts / parts bins

Miter box

Air hose reel

Elect. cord reel

1 ¾” Hitachi coil air nailer

LP shop heater

Wood shop shelves

Hand truck

Fuel hand pump

20T hyd. press, new

Chain hoist

Tools boxes

Organizers full of screws, bolts, nuts, nails, etc.

Clark parts washer, new

Clark sand blaster cabinet, new

(3) Drill vises

Craftsman floor mod. drill press, 1 hp 12 sp.

Floor jack

Hyd. bottle jacks

Screw jack

Craftsman & Mac roll-a-way tool chest with top tool box

Bolt bin

S&K socket sets, new

Many S&K sockets

Many hand tools & wrenches

Pneumatic impact wrench & grinder

Pallet racking

Handyman jack

Large Crescent wrenches

Large Ridged  pipe wrenches


Aqua-Power 10hp elect. pressure washer. 2000lbs, 8 gal. per minute

Elect. cords

Grease guns and grease


Plus many more good shop items!!!




OVER 100 tractor & equipment owners’ manuals, parts manuals, repair manuals etc.

John Deere 4010 hood & misc. parts

Oliver 66 rear wheel hubs

John Deere steps etc.

Front tractor rims & tires

Disc blades

15.5 X 38” tire tubes

Several hydraulic cylinders including John Deere

John Deere suitcase front weights

John Deere rear wheel weights

Oliver wheel weights, front & rear

Fork lift forks

15.5 X 38” clamp on duels

Misc. tractor tires

1 pair of 9 bolt 38” duel rims

Oliver rear wheel weights

New John Deere lawn tractor rims

Top links

Cabinet full of John Deere tractor filters etc.

Oliver tractor parts

John Deere front weights

Ball mounts

John Deere combine weights

John Deere 3 5/8” 9 bolt rear axle hubs, fits 4020 thru 4430

Quantity of hyd. couplers & adapters




Browning Medallion A-Bolt, 25-06 with vari-scope 2-10 power # 77532NV317

Rem. Mod. 597, .22 mag. autoload with vari-scope # 2926906M

Thompson-Center Contender with 357 Maxim, 410 barrel # 377847

JC Higgins Mod. 20, 12 ga. pump

New Haven Mod. 25-a single bolt

Winchester Mod. 1000 pellet gun

Honda “Four Trax 300” 4 X 4 quad with elect. start

Honda 250 cc “Big Red” three wheeler

Leg hold traps

Ski-doo ‘Citation” snowmobile

Golden Jet 7 hp outboard motor

Timberwolf 6’ X 10’ cargo trailer





Pole barn “package” including 6”X6” post, 2”X2” lumber, 2” X 12” lumber all selling separate (no metal)


Transfer pump & hose

Log chains & binders

Double wash tubs

Door tracking

Steel I beam

(2) Fuel tanks with hand pumps

Fuel tank with elect. pump

Pickup fuel tank with hand pump

(14) Folding plastic parts / apple boxes

(2) Chevy PU caps

Fence post

Aluminum PU tool box

Pack-Rite110 volt commercial plastic bag sealer

Pneumatic prunners

Howe Mod. 57 platform scales with weights




(3) Propane gas engine power buffers, 20”

Clark “TB60” battery floor scrubber with charger

Mop wringers

Buffer & scrubber pads

Fastrak wax applicator

Elect. floor buffer

Elect. floor scrubber

Push floor sweeper

Misc. wax & stripper in 5 gal. buckets




Maytag washer & elect. dryer


Etc. etc.

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