Date: Saturday April 13, 2013
Time: 10:00am CST
Location: 1316 18th Street, Two Rivers, WI - get directions
Auctioneers: Nellie Beland, Carol Miller, Larry Schultz

Auctioneer's Note


UPDATES: The fume hood list below has been updated with new items recently added. Recent discoveries: portable stage, very retro floor speakers on wheels, and a new-in-the-box Geode scrolling display sign!

SPECIAL NOTICE: The Hamilton Scientific corporate office recently RELOCATED from Two Rivers to a state-of-the-art facility in De Pere, Wisconsin. The company is also establishing COMPLETELY NEW, HIGH-TECH regional Product Showrooms, and as a result the current showroom lab furniture and fume hoods are being sold at auction.

Hamilton Scientific – inspiring progress.

New photos are now posted including laboratory fume hoods, a complete interior 'lab within a lab,' safety cabinets, adaptable and mobile case systems, service modules, MAX/Lab under-counter units, and MORE! There are NO RESERVE BIDS at this auction so if you know of a school or business that could use some upgrading, contact me for a scheduled inspection visit prior to the auction! Remember that this is 'SHOWROOM' merchandise so it is in excellent condition!

From the IT department, we have several network service cabinets, heavy duty surge protectors, large data boxes, and much more computer-related merchandise!

ALL of the industrial racking is now included! If you need shelving of any kind, you will want to be at the auction!

Also recently added is MORE antique furniture from the Executive Level, and 30 plus commercial quality steel 'flat-file' cabinets! Take notice Title Companies, Engineering Firms, Art stores, and Hobby Enthusiasts!

We continue gathering information for this VERY LARGE auction. Mentioned below is a very general...and very partial...listing! Two auction rings throughout the day so plan on bringing a bidding partner! Auctioneers Larry Schultz and Carol Miller will be assisting Nellie in the auction rings!

If you need high quality office equipment for work or school, you are going to want to attend! Most of the large quantity of cabinets, tables and bookshelves are Hamilton product, known for their quality & endurance. The Hamilton MAX adaptable office desks are top of the line!!

Preview appointments are available for school and businesses during the morning of Thursday, March 21st, Wednesday, April 3rd during the afternoon and evening hours, and Wednesday, April 10th during the afternoon. Please call 877-864-2942 to schedule an appointment!


Full office suites
LARGE QUANTITY of Hamilton MAX adaptable/other brand name desks
Reception-area furniture suites
Conference room table sets
Shelving units
50 plus desk chairs
Portable easels
8’ showcase
Bulletin and erasable white boards
Office partitions (cubicle walls)
'Map' or 'Drawing' lateral file cabinets (steel flat-file cabinets)
Office décor
Laminating machine, office supplies
Matching upholstered chairs – qty
Media carts
Pallets of 20# laser bond paper rolls and 3-ring binders
File cabinets of all kinds
Steel storage cabinets
Large quantities of matching upholstered arm chairs
Work tables of all sizes!!
Many drafting tables
Metal folding chairs with rack


Full-function K-12 science lab w/teaching peninsula
Edison One research bench and tech station
Heavy duty lab grade cabinets/ workstations
Biological safety cabinets
Eclipse service sink module
Portable utility docking station
Complete science lab ‘interior room’ with work stations, and three MAX walls – NICE!!
5’ lab table with extendable legs and mobile drawer unit
Commercial-grade filing cabinets/systems with and without service valves
5 x 10 LAB WORK STATION w/10 service valves, hot and cold water faucets, double stainless steel sink and lower storage on both sides
5x10 LAB WORK STATION with single sink, 12 service valves, hot and cold water faucets, drawers on both sides
“LAB” MAN – display mannequin
5x10 LAB WORKSTATION w/lower storage, 12 service valves, two coldwater gooseneck stainless steel faucets, S/S lab pegboard, S/S sink with faucets
Mobile sink modules
Eyewash safety station
Eclipse science table
Two-sided lab work station with Reagent shelving
Corrosive material bins

Several laboratory FUME HOODS – tabletop and freestanding floor models:
Hamilton Advantage 6’ fume hood with lower safety storage cabinet
SafeAireII 8’ combo sash fume hood w/fixed and sliding glass panels
Hamilton ‘Concept’ 5’ fume hood w/vertical panels
Hamilton ‘Concept’ 8’ fume hood w/chain & sprocket sash counter balance
Hamilton ‘Pioneer’ 5’ fume hood w/lower cabinets
SafeAire ‘Horizon’ two-sided 5’ fume hood w/base cabinets
Captair Flex fume hood - 39” wide x 48” tall x 24” deep
2’ SafeAire tabletop fume hood
SafeAireII fume hood w/rolling glass door – 6’
Thermo-Scientific 1300 Series A2 bio safety cabinet Model 1385
Fisher Hamilton Class ll bio safety cabinet
Hamilton SafeAire ll fume hood - 8'

LABORATORY EQUIPMENT including incubators, shakers, centrifuges (including two that are NEW and just uncrated), meters, flotation baths, Watersaver and Broen faucets/accessories, and MANY OTHER LABORATORY INSTRUMENTS/ accessories/supplies!


Challenge Machinery Co. industrial paper cutting machine
Large and small padding clamps
Miller spotwelder with pedestal
Powermatic Accufence heavy duty table saw
Challenge Machinery Co. ‘Marathon’ paper jogger
Xerox commercial stitching machine
Several industrial tables
Pitney Bowes paper folder
Challenge industrial paper drill
Bostitch industrial stitcher
Riteway electronic platform scale
Rooms of warehouse racking
Bench vise
Heinrich Tools press
Platform and cylinder dollies


Network server cabinets
Cisco 2950 switches
Cisco Pix firewall
Zebra 105 SE label printers w/ribbons
Cisco Aironet wireless bridges
Nortel 24 port switches
Cisco 3500 series switches
Dell power-connect switches
WYSE Windows terminals
Dell poweredge servers
Dell Precision 370 workstations
Dell laptop docking stations
Dell Optiplex PC's
Several presentation projectors
Large qty of computer and peripheral cords
CD tower with 14 bays
Dell laptops and towers (hard drives removed)
Several large data boxes


Beautiful reception-area station with storage
Vintage camera equipment
Antique sectional oak 'flat-file' cabinet – 4 sections
Antique sideboards
Antique oak file cabinets- 'Automatic File & Index Co' Green Bay
Beautifully carved executive desk/other antique desks
Parlor chairs
Hamilton swivel keyrack - wall mounted
Weller Art pottery vase
French Provenchal small sideboard
Framed historical photos featuring 'Fisher-Hamilton Manufacturing' scenes
Antique oak filing cabinets
Ornate decorator pillars
Vintage mail delivery cart


30 plus sample boards of quality cabinet hardware
MANY bookshelf units
Wood and steel cabinets of all shapes and sizes!
Wooden wardrobes and shelf units
Glass-front hanging wall cabinets
Many base & upper hardwood/ other quality cabinets
Beautiful hardwood bookcases with glass doors – qty 3
Lower base unit with stainless steel top and sink


13 round dining tables
6 square dining tables
72 fiberglass dining chairs
[bold) Dual door commercial refrigerator[/bold]
Rolling wire racks
Kelvinator dual door commercial refrigerator – older but works well
Manitowoc table top commercial ice machine – needs work
Butcher block table
Blodgett stainless steel commercial oven
CMA L-1X stainless steel commercial dishwasher

Remember to check back frequently as we work on this auction!

There will also be a large quantity of metal file cabinets, huge amount of stainless steel locks, and other merchandise sold in large lots suitable for scrapping - a scrapper's dream!

Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions for Hamilton Scientific Auction

Cash, checks and MC/VS/Discover credit and debit cards accepted.
All personal or business checks $1000 or more must be accompanied by a ‘Bank Letter of Guarantee – absolutely no exceptions!

All merchandise must be paid for before removing it from the auction site. Have your paid invoice readily available for security personnel to view each time you remove an item.

There will be a ‘holding room’ available for small electronic merchandise, and for the laboratory instruments. You may bring these items to the cashier office where they will assist you in placing these small items in a secured location until you check out.

Everything is sold as is, where is with no warranties expressed or implied.

All sales are final. Once the auctioneer signifies that you are the winning bidder, a legally binding contact has occurred and you are responsible for the payment of those items. You are responsible for your merchandise, and are encouraged to safeguard it.

A 13% Buyer’s Fee will be charged on all merchandise at this auction. If you pay with cash or check, 3% will be refunded upon check out.

Wisconsin sales tax of 5% is required on all purchases. To be exempt from being charged sales tax, you must complete a state exemption certificate that requires your tax number.

If you plan on bringing equipment onto the premises for moving purposes, you must sign a liability waiver and have proof of a $1,000,000.00 liability insurance policy.

LOAD-OUT: Bring your trucks, trailers, movers, and moving equipment on auction day! Additional load-out days will be Sunday, April 14th through Monday, April 15th during specific hours. Any merchandise that is not removed by Monday, April 15th at 5:00 will be considered 'abandoned property' even though the merchandise has been paid for. (See note below about extended load-out dates for fume hoods and laboratory stations). There will be two independent companies on site providing services for a fee in dismantling your purchases and moving them to your vehicle, on a first come, first serve basis. Contact us for more information, extended load-out dates, and services available for moving laboratories and fume hoods only!
Loading docks and freight elevators are available for moving your merchandise! Remember to bring your own movers and moving equipment for most of your purchases!
Superior Auction & Appraisal Staff will NOT be able to assist in the moving of any merchandise.


Additional Terms & Conditions can be found on your bid card. Please note that this auction is NOT related in any way to the past manufacturing auctions at this location. Hamilton Scientific is an entirely different company than the company that had the manufacturing auction and Superior Auction & Appraisal LLC is an entirely different auction company than the auction company that conducted the manufacturing auction! The Terms & Conditions are NOT the same:)!


From Highway 43, take Exit 164 (County Road 147)toward Two Rivers, Continue on 147 through Two Rivers, Right on Washington Street for 4 blocks, Left on 18th Street. There are several parking lots available. Entrance to the auction will be through the front doors of the office building. get map >>
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