Franklin Equipment has started an online auction, allowing customers to bid directly from their phones. Customers can bid on equipment knowing the equipment’s specific hours of usage and condition. Many units sell with the Franklin exclusive “Franklin Facts” lifetime maintenance report.

Buyers receive free shipping to Franklin Equipment location where they can pick up their purchase. Potential buyers can have pre-approved financing for the equipment they purchase. Auction inventory includes reconditioned skid-steer loaders, compact track loaders, mini-excavators, concrete equipment, landscaping equipment, trailers, tractors, lifts, attachments, and more.

Central Ohio participants are invited to attend the Auction Watch Party at the company’s Groveport, Ohio, headquarters on Dec. 6. The event begins at noon with barbeque for all attendees. Happy Hour starts at 3 p.m. with more food, drinks and giveaways. Attendees can sign up for $500 off an auction skid loader purchase. Deals will be offered on new and used equipment. Participants are invited to bring toys and monetary donations to the Firefighters for Kids Toy Drive and receive a limited edition Franklin Equipment hat.

The Online Franklin Auction opens Nov. 29th and closes Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. Customers can bid at http://franklin.givesmart.com

Franklin Equipment is No. 57 on the RER 100.