Levi & Edna Bontrager Auction

Location: 4925 280th Stree, Gentry, MO
9:30 am. Wednesday October 31st, 2018
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Directions: From Stanberry MO go east on Hwy 136 for 8 miles, then north on Hwy 169 for 5 miles to gravel road 280. West on gravel road 280 for 2 miles.Watch for signs!!


JD 28” threshing machine•MC seed re-cleaner for threshing machine(rare)•Duetz 3 cylinder 38hp power unit•Allis W power unit•Detroit 471 power unit(stuck)•Rosenthal shredder•MC silage cutt er•lots of pipe•Case hay loader•Case hay mower•Moline hay loader•2 MC mowers(need work)•2 MC corn binders•IHC 8’ grain binders•Pioneer sulky plow•JD sulky plow•16’ cultipacker with wings•2 JD discs•MC corn planter with mechanical lift•MC 8’ drill with double disc•I&J two row cultivator•rotary hoe•handle guide cultivator•2 spike harrows•slip scrapper•fore cart•bale spike on cart•IHC 1 row cultivator•bob sled•NI elevator•JD 14T baler•JD 24T baler•2 side delivery rakes•dump rake•buck rake•Wetmor grinder•JD hammer mill•Hostetler hay rack wagon•barge wagon on gear•box wagon on gear•JD model H manure spreader•new apron for manure spreader•clipper fanning mill•MC endgate seeder•cement mixer•buzz saw•NI hand corn sheller•2 brush saws•PTO reduction gear•corn stalk chopper•wind-rower for 6’ mower bar

Machinery is field ready


12 yr. old Belgium sorrel mare

11yr. old Belgium Standard bred x bay mare

5 yr. old Paint draft mare

3 yr. old registered Quarter horse gelding(broke to ride)

yearling Perchron Belgium x black stud colt

yearling bay roan filly draft 2 yr. old draft Standard bred x black gelding

12 yr. old Standard bred sorrel gelding

5 yr. old Standard bred Quarter horse x dark bay mare

yearling draft Standard bred x sorrel filly weanling Standard bred bay stud


2 seated top buggy•open single buggy•buggy running gear•2-3-4-5 & 6 horse eveners•neck yokes•new tongues•buggy wheels•several sets of harnesses•lots of harnesses and hames•new lead ropes•nylon halters•saddle girth•leather draft harness•Ivomec horse wormer


Toughtest Plunge 1/2" router 120v W/ 2 hp motor~ 2700 PSI washer with Honda•Foley 387 handsaw filer(like new)•2 Craftsman table saws•6”x48” belt sander•Power Craft 6” Jointer•bench type drill press•48” wood turning lathe•2 complete sets acetylene torches•misc torch supplies•3-25’ iron rails(for sawmill log ramps)•2 gas barrels on stands•wheel barrow•Fairbanks platform scales•head chute•cow stantions•several SS milk cans•Ashland can kuler•strainers•pails•MC cream separator•steel posts•2 fence stretchers•black treated posts•used corrugated tin•2 new 28” Carbide tip blades•various other buzz saw blades•approximately 12 lawn mowers•10 handyman jacks•pallet jack•tall house jacks•short house jacks•screw jacks•hydraulic jacks•pump jacks•barn door track•trolleys•metal 55 gal drums•lots of clevises•ice saws and tongues•4 boxes of twisted pallet nails•various other new nails•40’ aluminum ext. ladder•5 step ladders•numerous other ladders•handsaw sett ers•circular saw sett ers•retoother•hand planes•draw knives•some antique hand tools•IHC tools•feed sign•hog scrapers•5 gal. cans•quart cans•pipe vise on stand•pipe wrenches•pipe cutt ers•pipe threaders•crescent wrenches•vise grips•breast drills•braces•lots of drill bits for wood and steel•several nice sets of bits all resharpened•hand saws(resharpened) 3 com longs•axes•sledges•wedges•lots of logs chains and load binders•lots of various forks•shovels•post hole digger•scoop shovels•sand shovels•silage forks•garden tools•hoes•rakes•



Landis #2 leather stitcher•American curved needle sole stitcher•2 Singer leather sewing machines•hand crank leather cutt er•2 hand held leather splitters


Remington Woodmaster 30 06•Rossi 22-410 with 2 barrels•model 94 lever action BB gun

lots of traps

Approximately 250 1 yr. old laying hens (bring your own cages)


Pioneer Maid cookstove(good condition & bakes good)•New Perfection 3 burner oil stove(good condition)•pressure cooker•pressure sauce pans•several canners•2 lard presses•31 day wind up clock•several Maytag wringer wash machines•wash machine heads•meat grinder #12, #22 & #32•salt & pepper collection•lots of meat saws•silverware chest•water set•some antiques & collectibles•lots of resharpened knives & scissors•silverware•misc dishes•dinner sets•gas iron•sadd iron•ironing boards•old iron•old glass pop bott les•various sizes of canning jars•blue jars & zinc lids•treadle sewing machine•sewing machine heads•3 knee hole desks•cupboard•folding tables•Hickory rocker•rocking chair•glider rocker•dressers•6 yr. crib•old wooden high chair•old table•2 sets good chairs•beds•roll-away bed•bedding•lots of misc household and kitchen items

Running two rings---Loader tractor sale day---Lunch and baked sale by Amish ladies

Free coffee and donuts till sale time


Folks bring a friend as we plan to run two rings. This list was gathered approximately 6 weeks prior to the auction so there will be lots of unlisted items. The Bontragers have discontinued farming, but are keeping the sharpening business. Allen Fox Jr.



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