By Order Of:
Short Notice Sale!
World Class Offering of IT & Test Equipment
Late Model Servers, Routers, Laptops, and Networking Hardware
Majority was purchased New in 2008!

Soapstone Networks #2
Sale#: [SOAP2909]
World Class Offering of IT & Test Equipment
Late Model Servers, Routers, Laptops, and Networking Hardware
Majority was purchased New in 2008!

All successful bidders must be paid in full within 24hr of the Auction close. All participants must be approved to bid after completing the registration process. Registrants without prior buying history may be subject to a deposit prior to bidding, we accept all major Credit Cards. All lots must be removed by 12:00pm Noon Friday, September 25th.

Sale Details Links Documents (PDF)
Auction Type

Date & Time
Starts: Fri. September 18, 2009 at 2:00pm (EST)

Closing Begins:Tues. September 22, 2009 at 10:00am (EST)

By appointment only.  Please contact Brandon Girard at 203-687-6443

Sale Location

Equipment Location(s)
Billerica, MA USA



Buyers Premium
18% for Online buyers paying via Credit Card discounted to 15% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer

Absentee (Proxy) Bidder Form

Featured Items
Test & Measurement
  • Agilent Infiniium DCA 86100A Wide-Band Oscilloscope
  • (2) Agilent 83495A Clock Recovery Modules
  • Tektronix Model TDS 784C Color Four Channel Digitizing Oscilloscope
  • Tektronix Model TDS 694C Four Channel Digital Real-Time Oscilloscope
  • Numerous Tektronix Probes
  • Tektronix TLA 714 Logic Analyzer
  • Exfo Model FTB-100B Mini-OTDR
IT & Networking Gear
  • Agilent Router/Tester 900 4-Port Router Test Stand Back Plane
  • Ixia 1600T Traffic Generator/Performance Analyzer 16-Port Back Plane
  • Numerous Adtech Spirent Broadband Test Systems
  • Nortel Switches
  • Nortel ESU 1850-12G
  • Juniper Backbone Routers
  • Extreme Black Diamond 10808
  • Numerous Extreme 12802
  • Sun CT900
  • Dell M6300 Laptops
  • Cisco 7505 & 12008

Sale Details

Bidding begins Friday Septebmer 18, 2009 at 2:00pm (EST) and continues until items begin to close on Tuesday September 22, 2009 at 10:00am (EST). Items close at different times throughout the day, please be sure to check the closing times for each item.
Absentee (Proxy) Bids & Accounting Contact: Please call 203-488-7020
Equipment & Preview Contact: Please call 203-488-7020

Equipment Location and Removal Details

Billerica, MA USA
Lot #s: TBD

Address: 1 Federal Street, Billerica, MA 01821
Sales Tax:

We will charge Sales tax until we are supplied
with a resale certificate Sales Tax Certificates or supply us
with a bill of lading and we can refund your sales tax.

Inspection/ Preview: By appointment only.  Please contact Brandon Girard at 203-687-6443

Please contact Don Maynard at (401) 474-2716 to set up an appointment.
All lots must be removed by 12:00pm Noon Friday, September 25th.
No Exceptions!

*Shipping Only: Trans-Logistics Management Services, Inc.
13500 Sutton Park Drive S. ste 502, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Contact: Dick Mowles
(904) 705-9512 or (904) 821-0322 


Diggins & Rose Inc
3 Sagamore Park Rd, Hudson, NH  03051
Tim Duffy - (603) 883-0017

Scopro Rigging, LLC
95D Fitchburg Rd., Ayer, MA  01432
978-772-9472 Office

Landstar Ranger, Inc.
Ranger, Inc.13410 Sutton Park Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32224
(904) 398-9400 or (800) 872-9104

Craters & Freighters
7 Perry Drive, Foxboro, MA 02035
Anne or Dave
508-894-0123 Office




*The Branford Group does not pack, ship, store, crate or rig items. Buyers may either pick up their items at the designated auction site personally or can arrange for a third party logistics firm to manage the removal process for them. If someone other than the registered buyer at the sale is designated to pick up those purchased assets, the buyer must: 1) Contract with an independent logistics firm or other representative who will dismantle, crate, pack, or ship your purchased items. 2) Coordinate the removal of those purchased items to meet the time deadlines indicated on this page. 3) Submit an "Agent Release Authorization" form which will allow The Branford Group to release items to a third party contractor for shipping, crating or packing purposes. *The Branford Group finds and displays one or more local logistics service providers who understand our removal process, offer specific services, and have certain skills and capacities. We offer this service to you without representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever.


Sale-Specific Terms Summary

Payment Deadline: Within one business day after invoice date.
Currency: US Dollars.
Language: English.
Registration Requirements: Open to the public. Free to bid onsite or via proxy form. All bidders must provide their name, company (if applicable), mailing address and phone number prior to the auction. When applicable, Electronic bidders are required to provide a valid email address and Visa, American Express or Mastercard number. At its discretion, TBG may charge a registration fee for Electronic bidding. This fee will be clearly displayed during the registration process.

TBG reserves the right to qualify and request a deposit upon registration and prior to bidding of not less than twenty five percent (25%) of the On-site Buyer's intended TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE with the balance due by the end of the next business day. This can be in the form of cash, a cashiers check, or business check with a bank letter of guarantee.
For Electronic Buyers, at its discretion, TBG may contact bidders via email or telephone before or during the sale to provide a bank letter of guarantee or wire transfer as a deposit. If TBG does not receive a response from its attempts to contact Buyer or if the Buyer does not provide a deposit, TBG reserves the right to refuse or cancel Buyer's bids and re-sell Goods. Payment in full of the Buyer’s TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE less any deposit provided is expected within 24 hours of receipt of the invoice.

Buyer's Premium: 18% for Online buyers paying via Credit Card discounted to 15% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer
Sales Tax: See each location for specific percentage. All applicable state sales taxes apply. It is the responsibility of the Buyer to provide documentation necessary for exemption or refund of sales tax paid.
Invoices & Payment Instructions: Winning bidders can request a printed paper invoice from the Accounting Manager at the sale location during or after the sale. Electronic bidders will be sent an electronic invoice (usually by the morning after the completion of the sale) to the email address provided during registration. Invoices can be faxed upon request. Detailed payment instructions for each sale are available in the printed lot catalog at the sale location on the day of the sale. Electronic bidders will be sent detailed payment instructions via email along with their invoice.
Payment Conditions: TBG must receive the balance of the total purchase price no later than the close of business on the day following the auction (the "Final Payment Date"). All payments must be in cash, cashier's or certified check, federal wire transfer of immediately available funds or a corporate check accompanied with a bank letter of guarantee, and all of the foregoing must be in form, scope and substance acceptable to TBG. Credit cards are accepted for payment, Electronic bidding registration and for Liquidated Damages in the event of a default. If paying by credit card, the exchange rate for sales conducted in foreign currencies will be posted the day of the sale and will be based upon the current currency conversion rates. Without limiting TBG's discretion, no corporate checks without a bank guarantee and no personal checks will be accepted. No title shall pass to Buyer until the total purchase price and all Taxes have been paid to TBG in collected funds.
Removal, Shipping & Logistics: The buyer (or a third party Authorized Agent contracted by the buyer) is responsible for removal of equipment by the posted Removal Date.

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