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Old 09-25-2018, 02:16 PM   #1
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To help the new folks out...

Where was your bus purchased at auction (which one?), dealer (which one?), or private user?

Would you do it differently next time?

Thanks!!!!
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Old 09-25-2018, 03:20 PM   #2
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Old 09-25-2018, 09:58 PM   #6
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To help the new folks out...

Where was your bus purchased at auction (which one?), dealer (which one?), or private user?

Would you do it differently next time?

Thanks!!!!

My wife and I made a list of Websites for bus sales. Hope this helps!
https://www.serenitybusproject.com/s...l-school-buses
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Old 09-25-2018, 11:11 PM   #7
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Old 09-26-2018, 01:33 AM   #8
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Where was your bus purchased at auction (which one?), dealer (which one?), or private user?

Would you do it differently next time?

Thanks!!!!
We purchased The Beast two years ago next month, We purchased it from a heavy equipment dealer who purchased it and its two twins at auction.


Should we do this again, we will watch the bidding sites for a good deal. We will also learn more about the local school district auctions.


We now have a better idea about what to look for and how to find it, and what to avoid. We have also learned that doing it yourself is fun but also takes much longer than one might imagine. Having never taken on such a project before, we also learned the process also takes more money than we expected, which also affects the project schedule.
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