ST. PAUL RADIO CLUB ANNUAL AUCTION
Saturday, January 28th, 2017 - 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church 401 Concord Street Saint Paul, MN 55107-2475
Doors open at 8:30 for equipment check in, Sale will start at 9:30. Ample free parking is available on the lots to the East of the building. The Church is located in the Northeast corner of the intersection of Concord St. and Hwy. 52, just over the Lafayette Bridge. Unloading and loading will be on the north side drop off lane off Robie St. Go to this URL for maps and street views.
Be sure to monitor the Magic Repeater, 145.17 – 100 Hz tone, for talk-in help.
We offer the SELLERS an option of listing equipment for the Live auction or a Silent auction for the smaller or less important items.
If you would like to donate Ham related items to be sold at the auction, or if you would like to have items listed and advertised before the auction, or if you have any questions about the auction, please contact Dale Maroushek, at firstname.lastname@example.org or evenings at 651-777-5309. We will be selling coffee and pastries, hot dogs and chips, pop and water.
ST. PAUL RADIO CLUB AUCTION RULES
As with any event involving the exchange of funds, there are certain rules to
follow. Please read and familiarize yourself with these rules.
The net amount collected by the St. Paul Radio Club will be donated to the
ARRL Spectrum Defense Fund!
Registration of equipment and issuance of bidder numbers starts at 8:30 a.m. at
the same location as last year: Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 401
Concord St, St. Paul, MN 55107. There is no charge for buyers. The auction will
continue until each lot is sold or until terminated by combined rulings of the
SPRC President and Auction Committee.
Minimum incremental bidding is set at: $1 to $25 - $1; $25 to $100 - $5; $100
and up - $10, subject to the Auctioneers discretion. A 10% commission on all
items will be charged to the sellers. There will be a silent auction option (ask
registration for details) for sellers with small items.
Equipment registration will be limited to 25 lots per person and each lot will be
sold for one price. Auction officials may combine lots of similar equipment by the
same seller if requested. Equipment will be sold to the highest bidder.
You may set a listed minimum price for your items. Lots not receiving the
minimum bid will be returned to the seller without charge and all sellers must take
all unsold items with them.
You may donate items to the SPRC to sell (ask registration how); All buyer and
seller transactions with the St. Paul Radio Club must be completed on the day of
the auction. Personal checks will be accepted with proper identification.
Buyers may be required to show proof of a current, valid Amateur Radio License
for the purchase of transmitters and amplifiers. No equipment will be allowed off
the auction premises without proof of ownership.
The St. Paul Radio Club does NOT warrant the condition of any item placed at
auction, will not be responsible for items lost, stolen or damaged and reserves
the right to limit quantities. Personal sales will not be permitted until after the
Auction is completed.
SPRC 2010 Auction Photos