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Complete CNC Machine Shop | Buffalo, NY

Johnson Precision, Inc. | Owners Retiring

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 , 10:00am EST

After 70+ years of serving the Western New York community, Johnson Precision will close and sell their machine tools and manufacturing equipment at auction. Included in this auction is late-model CNC equipment, tools, tooling, forklift, and more.

Highlights of the Auction

  • 2013 Doosan DNM400-II CNC Vertical Machining Center
  • 2012 Doosan Mynx 5400/40 Vertical Machining Center
  • 2004 Daewoo DVC-400 CNC Vertical Machining Center
  • Cincinnati Milacron Sabre 750 CNC Vertical Machining Center
  • Mazak AJV-25/405 CNC Vertical Machining Center
  • 2005 Daewoo Puma 400B CNC Turning Center
  • 2007 Doosan Puma V-400 CNC Vertical Turning Center
  • 2006 Doosan Puma V-400M CNC Vertical Turning Center
  • (2) Mazak Quick Turn 28N CNC Lathe
  • Mazak Quick Turn 40 CNC Lathe
  • Mazak Quick Turn 8 CNC Lathe
    • Browne & Sharpe CMM
    • Testa M-600 Micro Hite gauge
    • precision centers
    • micrometers
    • gauge blocks
    • Tool Grinders
    • surface grinder
    • horizontal and vertical band saws
    • Maxturn engine lathe
    • drill presses
    • hand tools
  • LOADS OF CAT 40 and 50 TOOLING
  • 2004 Ford F-150 pick-up truck (low miles)
  • Yale 5,000# LP forklift
  • steel stock, brass, scrap metal, more

No Warranties

Everything in this auction sale is sold “AS IS, WHERE IS and WITHOUT RECOURSE.” There are no warranties, guarantees or representations of any kind or variety, whether expressed, implied or otherwise given.

Equipment and Auction Location

1516 Military Road
Buffalo, 14217 United States
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Catalog of lots posted. Sign up to receive email updates as lots may be added to this auction.


Monday, February 24, 9am–2pm ET. Contact Blackbird Auctions at 716-632-1000 to arrange inspection by appointment.

Registration, bidding, and more information

To bid in person, register on-site on auction day or during inspection. All persons seeking to register to bid online must present a valid credit card to register. In addition, Auctioneer reserves the right to verify the validity of all cashier’s checks or certified funds drawn from lending institutions. The “Bidder” becomes a “Buyer” upon the closing of the lot, and the Auctioneer’s acceptance of their bid on one or more items in the Auction sale. All sales are final. No returns or refunds will be permitted for any reason whatsoever. In the event of any dispute concerning the winning bid price for an item, the record kept by Auctioneer shall control. In any dispute between two or more bidders, the Auctioneer’s decision shall be absolute and final.

All items are sold as-is, where-is and with all faults. Neither Seller nor Auctioneer makes any warranty, express or implied, as to the nature, quality, value, or condition of any item. Auctioneer and seller expressly disclaim any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.


FULL PAYMENT must be made immediately for your purchase at the Auction (whether online or live). Payments are accepted in the form of cash, credit card (up to $5,000) or wire transfer (wire instructions on request). Company checks will be accepted only if accompanied by a letter from the issuing bank that reads: “[Bank Name] unconditionally guarantees payment to Blackbird Asset Services, LLC from [Purchasers Name] on account number ______ up to the amount of $________. This guarantee will be valid for purchases made at the Johnson Precision Auction February 25, 2020.” Buyers who place winning bids online will receive an unpaid invoice at the conclusion of the auction by email and will need to contact our office at auctions@blackbirdauctions.com to let us know the intended payment method (you may pay cash on site on the 26th, wire funds or use a credit card up to $5,000) NOTE: We will not automatically charge credit cards for this auction. All credit card charges carry a 3% convenience fee, and are as-is, no refusals, turn-backs, or charge-backs permitted. For those bidding online with invoices over $5,000, or those wishing to pay by company check or wire transfer, you may also contact the auction office prior to the auction to make arrangements. FULL PAYMENT must be made immediately for your purchase at the auction.

Auctioneer shall charge and collect from each onsite Buyer a 15% Buyer’s Premium for each sale at the Auction, in addition to the purchase price as bid. Buyers using our webcast system will be charged an 18% buyer’s premium. Buyers who pay by credit card will be charged a 3% convenience/credit card fee in addition to any buyer’s premiums so noted. Online buyers are subject to this additional 3% convenience / credit card fee if they pay by credit card.

Sales Tax

We will automatically apply New York State and Erie County sales tax to your invoice unless the following conditions apply, and you have submitted the appropriate documentation by one business day prior to the auction:

If these conditions are not met by the deadline (one business day before the auction), you may apply for a credit or refund from the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance using form AU-11.


Arrangements for removal of purchased items will be the sole responsibility of the Buyer. Removal of small items immediately following the auction sale and also February 26–March 7, 9am–4pm ET. Removal of items requiring rigging are by appointment only thereafter. All equipment must be removed not later than March 14, and all items left after that date will be considered abandoned. All riggers must supply a valid insurance certificate prior to beginning work. Contact Blackbird Auctions at 716-632-1000 or auctions@blackbirdauctions.com to set up an appointment.


ATM Supply Co.: 716-876-9600 – tim@atmsupplyco.com

LTR Rigging: 716-694-8900 – ltrrigging@roadrunner.com

Pedowitz Machinery Movers: 917-939-2975ray@pedowitz.com

Wave Construction: 860-861-5777 – sjackson@waveconstructiongroup.com

Winters Rigging: 716-337-3930 – tj@wintersrigging.com