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Industrial Shunter Cost

Discussion in 'Diesel & Electric Traction' started by Stewie Griffin, Mar 21, 2011.

  1. Stewie Griffin

    Stewie Griffin Member

    Feb 3, 2009
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    I appeciate its a little bit 'how long is a piece of string', but what sort of price would you expect to pay for an average sized 0-4-0DM industrial diesel shunter in non-working but complete condition?

    Feel free to PM if easier.

    Thanks in advance.
  2. 60052

    60052 New Member

    Oct 1, 2009
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    South Wales
    It all depends on the definition of "complete" condition. If everything is complete....all the parts are there and only needs reassembly, a few niggles to sort out then you can almost class this as working condition. However the deal is to haggle! so always have a look and inspection of the loco before you go ahead in asking a price! Get a rough figure of the current scrap price per tonne as well to base your bid or what you want to pay for the loco.

    However i recently enquired about a working 0-4-0DM and was quoted under 10k.

    Hope that helps

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