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Bid History for 40' X 7-7/8" X 14-7/8" Gas Treated Laminated Wood Post
Auction Start Date: 01/27/20 1:55 PM ET
Auction End Date: 01/28/20 11:24 AM ET
Asset ID: 214   Number of Bids: 1

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40' X 7-7/8" X 14-7/8" Gas Treated Laminated Wood Post
Auction Closed
High Bidder: j******h
Sold Amount: $6,200.00
Tax (0.000000%): $596.75
Buyer's Premium (10.00%): $620.00
Total Price: $7,416.75
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Quantity Condition Category
Lot 1 New/Unused Lumber
Quantity Condition Category
Lot 1 New/Unused Lumber
QTY= 36 40' X 7-7/8" X 14-7/8" Gas Treated Laminated Wood Post You are bidding on a lot of (36) 40' X 7-7/8" X 14-7/8" Gas Treated Laminated Wood Post. These item are new and unused.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: When can we do a visible inspection? (11/5/19 6:53 AM)
A: You may inspect this item on Monday, November 18, 2019, through Wednesday, November 20, 2019, between the hours of 1:00pm and 3:00pm. The address is: 1900 Royal Oaks Drive, Sacramento, CA 95815 (11/5/19 12:44 PM)
Q: Who is the manufacturer of the timbers? What type of treatment was used on the timbers? What were the timbers designed for? (11/25/19 2:54 PM)
A: American Timber and Steel, the treatment is pentachlorophenol in a type C hydrocarbon solvent, They are Box Beams for highway signs (11/25/19 3:50 PM)
Q: Hello, would you happen to know what each one weighs? Thanks (11/25/19 3:24 PM)
A: Approximately 800-pounds. (11/25/19 3:47 PM)
Q: Are the timbers LVL or true glu-lams? (11/26/19 12:42 PM)
A: The spec states, "The four sides of each box post shall be made of laminated veneer lumber (L VL) manufactured by gluing together 1/10-inch or 1 /8-inch thick douglas fir veneers in a continuous process with the grain parallel to the length of the posts." (11/26/19 1:35 PM)
Q: It says no load out assistance , is this the case? Looking at your yard there must be a forklift to load a truck ?? (1/11/20 8:56 PM)
A: I'm sure someone here would assist you. (1/13/20 10:18 AM)
Q: Are these timbers hollow box or solid wood? (1/14/20 9:21 AM)
A: Yes, they are hollow. (1/14/20 10:02 AM)
Q: Hi, Do you have any idea of what the 'Reserve' is $$$ Thank you Nikki. (1/16/20 7:12 AM)
A: Sorry, we cannot reveal the reserve price. (1/16/20 6:03 PM)
Q: is there a diagram you could post of the dimension of these beams showing the thickness of the sides, how far the solid part at the end of the beam goes in to center, are some of them solid? thank you (1/16/20 5:24 PM)
A: Posted is the only diagram available. These are Box-Beams, which are hollow. There is no center core. (1/16/20 6:03 PM)
Q: could the bundles be loaded intact with the equipment on the yard? (1/17/20 1:08 PM)
A: sure (1/27/20 10:57 AM)
Q: Hi, We had a home burn down in the fire in 'Magalia Ca' So we are trying to get thing step by step. We don't just want to drop off anything on the lot when no one is around to watch material . How long can this stay in your lot after buying it? Thank you Nikki (1/18/20 1:48 AM)
A: Hi, items need to pick up as soon as possible. (1/27/20 10:59 AM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), CA
Asset Location 1900 Royal Oaks Dr
Sacramento, California 95815-3800
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In order for the State of California to maximize reutilization between State agencies, these items will only be available to State agencies for the first 30 business days of the post. If you are a State agency, contact your Property Controller so they may inquire about the availability of the item. The start date of this auction is 12/5/2019 and the end date is 1/14/2020. The public may start bidding on 12/5/2019.

Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Inspection is by appointment only. Please use the "Ask a question" link to schedule an inspection.

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