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Money Makin' Monster Machines

The guys uncover a collection of off-road vehicles and some 100 year old, hardcore heavy metal.

- WHO HERE LOVES HUGESHIPPING CONTAINER AUCTIONS?

- YEAH!- WHOO-HOO!

- LET'S GET SOME.- LET'S DO THIS.

- BUJWUM.- YOU GOT ANY MONEY?

- I MIGHT.- YOU'RE GONNA NEED IT.

- WOW.- WE'RE GOING 350.

- 400.- WE GOT 400 OVER HERE.

- 1,000.- SOLD.

- YOU GOTTA BE KIDDING ME.

OH, TON!

- I WONDER HOW MANY FINGERSIT'S CLAIMED.

THIS COULD BE SCARY, BROTHER.

- WHOO!YEAH!

- THEY ONLY MADE 20 OF THESE.- 20?

- YOU HAVE THE HOLY GRAIL.

[engine buzzing]- OOH, BABY.

- NOOO!

- 550. NOW 575.- 60 IS THE BID.

- EVERY DAY IN AMERICA,

THOUSANDS OF ABANDONEDSTORAGE UNITS

ARE PUT UPFOR PUBLIC AUCTION.

- SOLD!- SOLD IT. 500.

- $1,150.- YEAH!

- THESE AUCTIONSHAVE BECOME BIG BUSINESS

FOR THOSE WHO KNOWWHAT TO LOOK FOR.

- $50,000.- AH, YOU GOT A DEAL.

I'M ALLEN HAFF.- AND I'M TON JONES.

- WE'RE AUCTION HUNTERS.

WE TRAVEL THE COUNTRYBUYING STORAGE UNITS.

- AND WE'RE THE BESTIN THE BUSINESS.

- WHEN THE DOOR GOES UP...- THIS IS COOL.

- WE HAVE SECONDSTO DETERMINE THE VALUE...

400 BUYS IT.- MAKE A BID...

- 700! AND WIN THE AUCTION.- GOING ONCE.

- TWICE.- SOLD. AMOUNT, 2,100.

- YOU BOUGHT IT RIGHT THERE.- LOOK AT THIS!

YOU WON'T BELIEVE...

YEAH!- THE THINGS WE FIND...

- AND SELL.THE NUMBER IS 5,100.

- WE GOT A DEAL.- AND THE BETTER THE HISTORY...

[ding][fireworks popping]

THE HIGHER THE PRICE.- [laughs]

- GOOD MORNING, WESTCHESTER.

- YEAH!WESTCHESTER.

- WHOO-HOO!- I LIKE YOUR ENTHUSIASM.

WE'RE ON OUR WAY TO A HUGESHIPPING CONTAINER AUCTION

IN THE L.A. NEIGHBORHOODOF WESTCHESTER.

- HOME TO THE LOS ANGELESINTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

- WHO HERE LOVESSHIPPING CONTAINER AUCTIONS?

- RIGHT HERE.- I'VE NEVER BEEN ACTUALLY.

- WELL, THIS IS A TREATFOR YOU, MY FRIEND.

- CAROLYN MADE OUR JOBS A LOTEASIER WHILE WE WERE IN HAWAII,

SO WE DECIDED TO KEEP HER AROUND

AND SEE HOW SHE DOESON HER HOME TURF.

- AND WITH ALL THE SHIPPINGCONTAINERS UP FOR AUCTION TODAY,

IF THINGS GO OUR WAY,

WE'RE GONNA NEED ALL THE HELPWE CAN GET.

WE'RE GONNA SEE A LOT OF PROS.

- THEY'RE GONNA BE THEREWITH SOME MONEY IN POCKET.

- WE GOT MONEY,AND WE GOT SEASONED PROS.

SO WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

- AND WE GOT YOU.

- OUR LETHAL WEAPON.

- WHO'S READY TO GO GETSOME MONEY?

LET'S GET SOME.- LET'S DO THIS.

- BUJWUM!

LET'S GO DO SOME DAMAGE.

HEY, HOW YOU DOING?

I SAID HI TO THAT GUY, AND HEDIDN'T EVEN GIVE ME A NOD.

NOT VERY NEIGHBORLY.

IT'S ALWAYS EASIERTO SIZE UP YOUR COMPETITION

WHEN THEY'LL TALK TO YOU.

SO, AT TIMES LIKE THIS,IT'S GOOD

TO HAVE AN ICEBREAKER.- LIKE CAROLYN.

- GO BE FRIENDLYTO THOSE OLD-TIMERS.

THEY'LL LOVE YOU FOR IT.

AND MAYBE YOU CAN TELL USIF THEY'RE SERIOUS OR NOT.

- ALL RIGHT.I'LL GO SEE WHAT I CAN FIND OUT.

HOW ARE YOU GUYS DOING TODAY?

- VERY WELL. YOURSELF?- GOOD, THANK YOU.

I'M CAROLYN.- JAMES TAYLOR.

- NICE TO MEET YOU.

YOU'VE BEENTO A LOT OF THESE AUCTIONS?

- YES, MA'AM.- YEAH?

- I'VE BEEN DOING THISFOR 60 YEARS.

- 60 YEARS?

OH, MY GOSH.

- YOU GOT ANY MONEY?- I MIGHT.

- HOLD ONTO IT.- OKAY.

- YOU'RE GONNA NEED IT.- YEAH?

- YEAH, TODAY IT LOOKS

LIKE WE'RE GONNA BE SPENDINGSOME MONEY.

- OKAY.GOOD TO KNOW.

- ANYTHING?

- YOU GUYS WANTTO MEET JAMES TAYLOR?

- THE JAMES TAYLOR?

- I'VE MET HIM.- ABSOLUTELY.

- HE SAYS HE'S BEEN DOING ITFOR 60 YEARS.

- HOLY CRAP.- REALLY?

- YES.

- HAS HE SEEN FIREAND HAS HE SEEN RAIN?

- I DON'T--YOU KNOW WHAT,

I'M SURE HE'S SEEN EVERYTHING.

- GUYS,WE'RE GONNA GET STARTED NOW,

SO WHY DON'T WEALL COME ON OVER?

- ANYONE WHO'S GONNA BE BIDDING,PLEASE WORK THEIR WAY THIS WAY.

- OH, GOD,THERE'S TWO OF 'EM.

- MY NAME IS SEAN.THIS IS JOHN.

WE'LL BE YOUR AUCTIONEERS TODAY.

LET'S GET THIS AUCTION STARTED.

- WITH 12 SHIPPING CONTAINERSUP FOR AUCTION TODAY,

THERE'S A GOOD CHANCE WE'REGONNA SEE SOMETHING WE LIKE.

- BUT WITH OLD SCHOOL PLAYERSLIKE JAMES TAYLOR

TO CONTEND WITH,

WE COULD HAVE OUR WORKCUT OUT FOR US.

OOH.OH, HERE WE GO, TON.

- OKAY, EVERYBODY,TAKE A LOOK.

- VINTAGE TRUNKS.

GOT AN OLDER TYPEWRITER HERE.

PROBABLY FROM THE '30sOR MAYBE '40s.

OH, HELLO.

DUDE, WHAT'S THAT SAY?

CAROLYN, YOU THINK YOU CAN GETA CLOSER LOOK?

- YEAH.- CAREFUL.

ANYTHING?

- IT SAYS, "LITTLE GIANT 100."

- IT COULD BEAN INDUSTRIAL DRILL PRESS.

- OKAY, DON'T FALLIN LOVE WITH IT.

- WITH VINTAGE STUFF INSIDE ANDPOSSIBLY INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT

IN THE BACK, THIS UNITCOULD BE A MAJOR SCORE.

- BUT UNFORTUNATELY IT LOOKSLIKE JAMES TAYLOR

HAS HIS EYE ON THIS UNIT TOO.

SO THE FIRST ONECOULD GET EXPENSIVE.

- ANYTHING UNDER 600 BUCKSLOOKS LIKE A STEAL, RIGHT?

- OKAY, EVERYBODY HAD A CHANCETO GET A LOOK?

WE'RE GONNA START THE BIDDING

ON THIS UNIT AT $50.

WHO'S GOT $50?- 50.

- WE GOT 50 RIGHT HEREIN THE GREEN HAT.

WHO'S GOT 75?- MR. TAYLOR AGAIN.

- 75 HERE.WHO'S GOT 100?

- 100.- GOT A 100 IN THE BACK,

GREEN HAT.- GOD.

- WHO'S GOT 150?150 OVER HERE.

WHO'S GOT 200?200?

LOOKING FOR 250.WE GOT 250 OVER HERE.

WHO'S GOING 300?- 400.

- WE GOT 400 OVER HERE.

WHO'S GOING 425?

400 GOING ONCE.400 GOING TWICE.

SOLD.- 400 BUCKS FOR THAT UNIT

WAS A STEAL.

AND A SEASONED PROLIKE MR. TAYLOR KNOWS IT.

I DON'T THINKHE LIKED THAT.

- NO, I DON'T THINK SO.

WHICH MEANS THIS GUYEITHER HAS LESS MONEY

THAN HE SAID HE DID,

OR HE'S SAVING ITFOR SOMETHING BIG.

THAT WAS AWESOME.

ALL RIGHTY.

VINTAGE TRUNK.

- THE CHAIR WITH THE METAL BACK?- GOOD EYE.

THIS ONE LOOKS GOOD.

- OPENING BID OF $25ON THIS UNIT.

- YEP!- SOLD RIGHT HERE.

- THIS ONE'S WORTH THE GAMBLE.- OKAY.

- $50.- SOLD.

- WELL, IT LOOKSLIKE JT

JUST ISN'T THE THREAT

THAT WE THOUGHT HE MIGHT BE.

AND IT ISN'T EVERY DAYWE GET

AN OPPORTUNITY TO BUYTHIS MANY CONTAINERS SO CHEAP.

- SOLD FOR $20.

- IT'S A GOOD THINGWE BROUGHT CAROLYN ALONG

TO HELP US DIG THEM ALL OUT.- A BIKE. WASHER AND DRYER.

THIS IS A GREAT UNIT FOR US.

- SOLD $30.

$20 GOING TWICE.SOLD. $20.

- WHAT ARE THOSE?

- THAT'S A WORKBENCHTHAT FOLDS OUT.

- REAL LEATHER BRIEFCASE.THOSE AREN'T CHEAP.

SOME PERSONAL ITEMS MIXED INWITH BUSINESS ITEMS.

- IT'S INTERESTING.- LOOK AT THESE STEEL RACKS.

THOSE HAVE GOT TO BE $75A PIECE.

- YEAH.

- THIS IS A GOOD UNIT.

- LET'S SAY 300.- OKAY.

THIS CONTAINER IS ONEOF THE BEST WE'VE SEEN ALL DAY.

- AND, IF WE CAN GET IT CHEAPJUST LIKE THE OTHERS,

IT MAY BE TIMEFOR A BIGGER BREAD TRUCK.

- HOW ABOUT AN OPENING BIDOF $100?

HOW ABOUT 150?- 1,000.

- JAMES TAYLOR.

- WE'VE GOT 1,000RIGHT HERE.

- 1,000 RIGHT THERE.

- WHO'S GONNA GO 1,100?- ANYBODY?

- YOU DIDN'T EVEN GET A CHANCETO BID.

- NO.- ONCE, TWICE,

SOLD.GREEN HAT.

- OH, WOW.- LOOK HOW HAPPY HE IS.

WELL, JAMES TAYLORMUST HAVE SEEN SOMETHING

THAT WE DIDN'TBECAUSE THERE'S NO WAY

THAT THAT UNITWAS WORTH A GRAND.

- BUT NOW WE KNOWHE WASN'T BLUFFING WHEN HE SAID

HE HAD CASHTO SPEND.

AND WITH ONE UNIT LEFTWE CAN'T LET OUR GUARD DOWN.

- THESE SCAFFOLDINGSAREN'T CHEAP.

SAW BLADE.COULD BE SOME POWER TOOLS.

OVER THERE.- WHAT IS IT?

- I DON'T KNOW.

WHAT THE--- IT LOOKS LIKE A TIRE.

- TREAD LOOKS OFF-ROAD.

OH, DUDE,I'M LIKING THIS ONE.

- WITH EXPENSIVE CONSTRUCTIONEQUIPMENT AND SOME KIND

OF VEHICLE IN THE BACK,THIS CONTAINER COULD BE MONEY.

- BUT IF OLD JT'S INTERESTED,

WE MAY HAVE TO GO BIGTO PICK THIS ONE UP.

- 2,200?- YEAH, I GOT THIS ONE.

- OOH!

- FOR THIS UNIT,

WE'VE GOT AN OPENING BIDOF $1,000.

- LOOKS LIKE SOMEONE SAVEDTHEIR MONEY FOR THE LAST UNIT.

- MM-HMM.

- WE'VE GOT $1,000.

LOOKING FOR 1,100.

WE'VE GOT 1,100,LOOKING FOR 12,

WE'VE GOT 12.

WE'VE GOT 12,LOOKING FOR 13.

WE'VE GOT 13.WE'VE GOT 14.

WE'VE GOT 14,LOOKING FOR 15.

- 15.- WE'VE GOT A $1,500 BID.

LOOKING FOR 16.

- 18!- 1,800 IN THE BACK.

GENTLEMAN IN THE GREEN HAT.

- YOU'VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME.

- 1,800,LOOKING FOR 19.

- YEAH.- WE'VE GOT 19.

LOOKING FOR 2,000.

- HE'S GUNNING FOR US.

- WE'VE GOT 2,000.LOOKING FOR 2,100.

WE'VE GOT 2,100.

WE'VE GOT 2,100,LOOKING FOR 22.

2,100,LOOKING FOR 22.

21 GOING ONCE.

21 GOING TWICE.

- YOU CAN HAVE IT.

- SOLD FOR $2,100.

- NICE.- WE GOT THAT.

- YES.- TODAY JAMES TAYLOR

WAS A ONE-HIT WONDER

WHILE WE MANAGED TO RACK UPSIX NICE-LOOKING UNITS.

- NOW WE GOTSOME SERIOUS DIGGING TO DO.

THIS IS GONNA BE GOOD.

- YOU HAVE A GOOD FEELINGABOUT THIS?

- YEAH.

BOOKS.

- OH!TON!

- DON'T DO THAT TO ME.

I CAN'T SEE IT.- HEY, HEY, HEY!

RC CARS.

YOU GOT A COUPLEOF 'EM, BRO.

- YEAH!I WANT TO GET BOTH OF THEM OUT.

[chuckles]

TROPHY TRUCK,AND THAT'S LIKE A SANDRAIL

FOR SCREAMING THROUGH THE DIRT.

LOOK AT THE EXHAUSTON THAT BAD BOY.

THAT JUST SCREAMS HORSEPOWER.

- SO DO PEOPLE RACETHESE THINGS?

LIKE, DO THEY HAVEOFFICIAL RACES?

- THEY ACTUALLYHAVE COMPETITIONS.

THEY MAKE TRACKS SPECIFICALLYFOR THESE,

JUMPS, EVEN DRAG STRIPSFOR THESE THINGS.

- THESE LOOKLIKE THEY CAN BE FUN.

- YES.JACKPOT.

- TON, HERE'S A TOOL KIT.

- TOOLS.- GOT IT.

- OH, CRAP.

- THAT'S A PORTABLE TABLE SAW.

300 BUCKS NEW, RIGHT?

- YES.

- HEY, HEY, HEY.- WHAT?

- WE GOT SOMETHING BIGGER.

-[chuckles]YEAH!

- IF THIS THING'S BROKEN,

YOU GOT ABOUT 6,000 POUNDSOF SCRAP METAL.

- YOU BASICALLY HAVETHE HOLY GRAIL.

- HOW MUCH IS THE HOLY GRAILFETCHING THESE DAYS?

- YOU KNOW,AT LEAST 5 GRAND.

[engine buzzing]- OH, YEAH, BABY!

- HEY, HEY, HEY, HEY.- WHAT?

- WE GOT SOMETHING BIGGER.

- WHAT IS IT?- YEAH!

DUDE!

IT'S A MINI MONSTER TRUCK.

- IT'S LIKE THE LITTLE ONEON STEROIDS.

- WOW, DUDE.

LET'S GET THAT THINGOUT OF THERE.

LOOK AT THE SHELL.

- THAT'S ALL FIBERGLASS.- YEAH.

- IT'S PRETTY LIGHT.- OH, YEAH, IT IS LIGHT.

IT'S LIKE THREE POUNDS.- OOH, THIS IS NOT LIGHT.

[grunts]

- LOOK AT THIS.

- OH, WOW.

THIS IS NOT JUSTBATTERY-POWERED.

IT'S FUEL-POWERED TOO,SO IT'S JUST LIKE A REAL TRUCK.

- LOOK AT THE WELDS, TON.

THIS COULD BE CUSTOM-MADE.

- AND THE TWO DRIVE SHAFTS

LEADING TO THE ONECENTRAL DIFFERENTIAL,

THAT WOULD MAKE ITALL-WHEEL DRIVE.

- SO DEFINITELY MADEFOR OFF-ROAD.

A MONSTER RC CARLIKE THIS

HAS TO BE WORTHSOME SERIOUS COIN.

THIS IS FREAKIN' COOL.

- BUT, BEFORE WE TRYTO FIND A BUYER,

WE'VE GOT A LOT MORE BUSINESSTO TAKE CARE OF.

THIS GETS DONATED.

OH!

- HEAD WORLD CUP SKI BOOTS.

- WE MADE OUR MONEYRIGHT THERE.

- WE GOT OUR MONEY.COME ON, BABY.

LET'S SEE IF WE GOT ANY MORETHAN OUR MONEY.

WE HAVE A VINTAGEROCKER GLIDER.

THAT'S 20 BUCKSTO SOMEBODY.

- I GOT THE MARDI GRAS BEADS.

- YES, BUT YOUDID NOT EARN THOSE.

- [laughs]- NEXT.

- THIS IS OUR BIG BABY.- OH-HO-HO.

- AN EMPTY JEWELRY BOX.

- THERE'S THE TYPEWRITER.

- OH, YEAH,LET ME SEE THAT.

REMINGTONLIKE THE REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY.

- THEY HADA TYPEWRITER DIVISION?

- YEAH.- WHY WOULD YOU GO

FROM GUNS TO TYPEWRITERS?

- WELL, THEY'RE BOTH MADEFROM STEEL.

A LOT OF THE MACHINES THATYOU'D USE WOULD BE THE SAME.

AND THERE WAS A BIG FUTUREIN TYPEWRITERS AT THAT TIME.

- WORTH ANY MONEY?

- THIS APPEARSTO BE COMPLETE,

SO REALLY WHAT IT NEEDSIS A GOOD DETAILING,

AND I THINK WE'D PRICE THISAT ABOUT $250.

- I DON'T KNOW IF YOU CAN HOOKTHIS UP TO THE INTERNET, THOUGH.

YOUR MESSAGEMIGHT NOT GET OUT.

- THIS TRUNK IS CALLINGMY NAME OVER HERE.

I LOVE THESE.

- [sighs]WHAT DO YOU GOT?

- BOOM.

EH.OLD NOTEBOOKS.

OH, MY GOD.

- WHAT THE HELL IS THAT?

- WOW, THIS IS VERY HEAVY-DUTY.

THIS LOOKS LIKE SOME KIND OF,WHAT, A PRESS?

- THAT IS A MASSIVE MACHINE.

LOOK, IT'S ON A PALLET,SO THEY HAD TO LIFT IT

TO GET IT IN HEREWITH A FORKLIFT.

- WELL, HOW ARE WEGONNA GET IT OUT?

- ALLEN!- WHOA.

EASY.- THIS COULD BE SCARY, BROTHER.

- YEAH!- GO, TON!

- WHOO!

ALL CLEAR?- YEP.

FORKS ARE CLEAR.

- HOLY CRAP.LOOK AT THIS THING, BRO.

IT'S A HELL OF A CHUNKOF STEEL.

- THE LITTLE GIANT100-POUND POWER HAMMER.

WELL, AT LEAST WE KNOWWHAT IT IS.

NOW THE QUESTION IS,WHAT DOES IT DO?

- MAYBE IT'S FOR POUNDINGSHEET METAL?

- LIKE A MODERNBLACKSMITH HAMMER.

- OH, CRAP.- THAT'S THE ONLY REASON

YOU'D NEED A HAMMERTHAT'S THIS HEAVYWEIGHT.

IT PROBABLY WEIGHS,WHAT, TWO TONS?

- YEAH.- THIS WAS, LIKE,

EARLY INDUSTRIAL AGE STUFF.

EARLY 1900s,WORLD WAR I ERA.

- OH, MY GOD.

- YOU CAN TELL BY LOOKING AT ITTHIS THING HAS BEEN RIDDEN HARD.

- WONDER HOW MANY FINGERSIT'S CLAIMED.

- A FEW.- THIS IS COOL.

- IT IS COOL.

THIS HEAVY-DUTY HAMMERIS A PIECE OF HISTORY,

AND SHOULD FETCHA BEAUTIFUL DOLLAR

IF WE CAN FINDTHE RIGHT BUYER.

- WHILE CAROLYN TRIES TO FINDA BUYER FOR OUR CUSTOM RC CARS,

ALLEN AND I HAVE ARRANGEDTO MEET WITH RICH.

- HE OWNSA LOCAL BLACKSMITH SHOP,

AND HE COLLECTSINDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT.

SO HOPEFULLY HE'S GONNA WANTTO PAY HANDSOMELY

FOR OUR GIGANTIC HAMMER.

- WHAT DO YOU THINK OF HER?

- WOW.SHE'S VERY NICE.

THIS IS CALLEDTHE LITTLE GIANT 100.

- THERE'S NOTHING LITTLEABOUT THESE GIANTS.

- NO, YOU GOT THAT RIGHT.

THIS THING WEIGHS 6,000 POUNDS.- WOW.

- THEY STARTED MAKINGTHESE MACHINES

AND SELLING THEMIN 1896.

SO THIS MACHINE COULD BEWELL OVER 100 YEARS OLD.

- WOW.- WHAT THIS MACHINE DOES,

IT FORMS AND SHAPESMETAL MATERIAL.

IT COULD HAVE MADEVARIOUS THINGS--

CAR PARTS, ENGINE PARTS,LOCOMOTIVE PARTS.

- WOW.- WOULD THEY BE MAKING WEAPONS

WITH THIS?- THEY COULD HAVE.

MOST LIKELY IN A LARGEPRODUCTION, THIS MACHINE

WOULD HAVE BEEN PERFECT.- YES.

- IS THIS THING UP TO SNUFFFOR YOUR SHOP,

OR IS IT A LITTLE ANTIQUATEDFOR YOU?

- YOU GUYS PROBABLY THINKTHAT THIS IS AN OLD PIECE

OF MACHINERY,BUT WE STILL USE THIS TODAY,

AND THIS WOULD BE PERFECTIN MY SHOP.

- WHAT WOULD SOMETHING LIKE THISSELL FOR TODAY?

- IF IT FUNCTIONS PROPERLY,$3,500 TO $4,000.

- AND IF IT DOESN'T RUN?

- IF THIS THING'S BROKEN,

YOU GOT ABOUT 6,000 POUNDSOF SCRAP METAL.

- DO YOU THINKSHE'S GONNA RUN AGAIN?

- WELL, IT'S GONNA TAKE MESOME TIME

TO HOOK THIS UP,

BUT LET'S TRY IT OUT.

- TO HELP SET UPOUR HAMMER,

RICH HAS CALLED IN ONEOF HIS MOST SKILLED BLACKSMITHS.

- I REALLY HOPETHIS HAMMER WORKS,

'CAUSE I DON'T WANT TO HAVETO HAUL THIS THING OUT OF HERE.

HOPEFULLY THIS TURNS ON,MAN.

- I WAS THINKING 3,000.

- NOPE.

- THEY ONLY MADE 20 OF THESE.- 20?

- LET'S FIRE 'EM UPAND RUN 'EM.

[engine buzzing]

- [cackles]

NOOO!

- HOPEFULLY THIS TURNS ON,MAN.

[power hammer whirring]

DUDE, IT WORKS!

- WANNA TRY IT?

- HELL, YEAH.

OH!

YEAH, BUDDY!

- WHOO!

YEAH!

LOOK AT THAT.- [chuckles]

- IT'S LIKE YOU, MAN.IT'S CRUDE, BUT EFFECTIVE.

- IT'S BEAUTIFUL.

- ALL RIGHT.IS THIS THING GONNA STAY HERE,

OR ARE WE TAKING IT WITH?

- I'M PRETTY SUREWE CAN WORK OUT A PRICE.

I WAS THINKING 3,000.

- YOU GOT TO COME UP.

I'M THINKING 4,500.

- WELL, THERE'S STILLSOME WORK I GOTTA DO

TO THE MACHINE,AND HOW ABOUT 3,500?

- NOPE.

- YEAH, I THINK HE'S GONNA KEEPIT FOR THAT PRICE.

- OKAY, HOW ABOUT THIS?WHAT IF WE MEET IN THE MIDDLE,

WE'LL GO 4,000.

- DEAL.

- ALL RIGHT.- YES.

- HEAVY METAL NEVER SOUNDEDSO SWEET.

- 4 GRAND WAS AN AMAZING PRICEFOR THAT HAMMER.

NEXT, CAROLYN WAS ABLE TO TRACKDOWN THIS DUDE NAMED MICHAEL.

HE'S AN AVID RC CAR ENTHUSIAST,

AND HOPEFULLY HE'S GONNA WANTTO SHELL OUT

SOME CASHFOR OUR CARS.

- THESE LOOK LIKE THEY'RERADIO-CONTROLLED HPI

BAJA SERIES TRUCKSAND BUGGIES.

THE UNDERSIDES ARE ACTUALLYIN REALLY GOOD SHAPE.

SO I DON'T THINKTHEY'VE BEEN JUMPED

OR TAKEN OFF-ROAD A WHOLE LOT.

BUT, YOU KNOW,REALLY WHAT YOU GUYS GOT HERE

IS PRETTY COMMON MODELS.

YOU KNOW, I COULD GOTO THE HOBBY SHOP TODAY,

GO BUY EITHER ONEOF THESE THINGS.

YOU KNOW,ABOUT 600, 800 BUCKS EACH.

- WOW.- DAMN.

- THESE DON'T TURN YOU ON?

- THEY'RE COOL.THEY'RE FUN TO DRIVE.

BUT REALLY OUT OF THE STUFFYOU BROUGHT HERE,

THAT'S THE BIG-TICKET ITEMRIGHT THERE.

- OH, YEAH?- THIS THING YOU CANNOT GET

AT ANY HOBBY SHOP.

- WELL, LET'S TAKE A LOOKAT THAT.

- OKAY.

THIS WOULD BE ACTUALLYA QUARTERSCALE

WHERE THESE THINGSARE FIFTHSCALE.

SO EVEN THOUGH IT KINDOF DOESN'T LOOK LIKE IT,

IT'S 25% THE SIZEOF A MONSTER TRUCK.

- THAT'S PRETTY COOL.- YEAH.

- THIS THING PROBABLY WEIGHSABOUT 70 POUNDS.

I MEAN, THERE ARE A LOT OF METALON THIS THING.

THERE'S NOT MUCH PLASTIC.

EVERYTHING LOOKS

LIKE IT'S IN GREAT CONDITION.

THIS THING IS BAD ASS.

YOU KNOW, THESE THINGSWERE REALLY MADE

IN THE EARLY '90s,

AND THIS ISA REALLY AWESOME MODEL.

- IS THIS THE BIGGESTREMOTE CONTROL CAR THERE IS?

- IT WOULD DEFINITELY BE

THE BIGGEST PRODUCTION-MADE

REMOTE CONTROL CARTHAT YOU COULD PROBABLY BUY.

THIS ONE'S REALLY SPECIAL

'CAUSE IT'S A MONSTER TRUCK.

NOT MUCH OFF-ROAD STUFFWAS EVER MADE.

THEY ONLY MADE 20OF THESE TRUCKS.

- 20?- 20. ABSOLUTELY.

YOU KNOW, THEY HOLD THEIR VALUEPRETTY GOOD.

I MEAN, THESE THINGSARE A COLLECTIBLE.

YOU KNOW, YOU WOULDN'TEVEN REALLY DRIVE THIS THING.

ANY COLLECTOR WOULD SEE THIS

AND BE IN LOVE WITH IT.

YOU BASICALLY HAVETHE HOLY GRAIL

OF QUARTERSCALE HERE.

- SO THIS IS SOMETHINGYOU WOULD LIKE TO OWN THEN?

- THIS DEFINITELY WOULD LOOKAWESOME IN MY COLLECTION.

- HOW MUCH IS THE HOLY GRAILFETCHING THESE DAYS

ON THE OPEN MARKET?

- YOU KNOW, AT LEAST 5 GRANDFOR THIS THING.

- YOU'D BE INTERESTEDAT 5 GRAND?

- I COULDN'T PAY5 GRAND FOR IT.

I'M MORE AT 3,500.

I COULD GIVE YOU GUYS CASHRIGHT NOW.

- THERE'S A LOT OF HEAD SHAKINGGOING ON OVER HERE.

- NO.I DON'T KNOW, MAN.

3,500 ISN'T A SERIOUS OFFER.

THESE THINGS, THERE'S ONLYA FEW OF 'EM LEFT.

I'M THINKING 4,500.

- I'M NOT GONNA GIVE YOU GUYS4,500 FOR IT.

- CAROLYN, I BET YOU COULD POSTTHIS THING RIGHT NOW

AND PROBABLY HAVE IT SOLD,RIGHT?

- LESS THAN THREE MINUTES.

- I'LL GIVE YOU GUYS3,800 BUCKS NOW.

IT'S NOT EVEN WORTH YOU GUYSHUSTLING THIS THING BACK.

IT'S GONNA TAKE ALL THREEOF YOU GUYS

TO CARRY THISBACK TO THE TRUCK.

- THIS IS A ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIMETHING YOU COME ACROSS.

- I'LL GIVE YOU GUYS 4,250FOR IT.

CASH.

- SOLD.- THANK YOU, SIR.

4,250 WAS AWESOME.

BUT I GOT TO SAY, IT WAS HARDTO LET THAT ONE GO.

- WELL, YOU KNOW, MARIO,WE STILL GOT

A COUPLE CARSTHAT WE DIDN'T SELL, SO...

I GET THE ORANGE ONE.

- NOT FAIR.

[engines buzzing]

- WHOO!- OH, MY GOSH.

YOURS IS FAST.- [chuckles]

- WHOO!YOU SEE, TON,

GUYS LIKE ME,WE ONLY KNOW ONE SPEED--

- CIRCLES.

- [cackles]

- SHORTCUT!

- [laughs]- YEAH, BUDDY.

- WHOO-HOO!

- OOH, BABY.

OH, I GOT IT.

NO! NOOO!

NO, I DON'T GOT IT.

- [laughs]

OH, YEAH, BABY!

- I HAD YOU, DUDE.

- NO, YOU DIDN'T.

- WELL, CAN'T WIN 'EM ALL.

- WELL, OUR TRIP TO WESTCHESTERWAS A SMASHING SUCCESS.

- WE SOLD OUR INDUSTRIALPOWER HAMMER FOR 4,000 BUCKS.

OUR GIANT RC CAR WENTFOR AN AMAZING 4,250.

AND THE OTHER ITEMS WE FOUNDBROUGHT IN AN ADDITIONAL $952.

WE PAID A TOTAL OF 2,630 BUCKSFOR OUR SIX UNITS

AND SOLD THE CONTENTSFOR $9,202,

GIVING US A TOTAL PROFITOF 7,172 BUCKS.

DUDE, I CAN REBUILD THIS.YOU KNOW THAT, RIGHT?

- COOL, BECAUSE--- THIS IS RUNNING AGAIN.

THERE WILL BE REVENGE.- I PICKED THIS ONE.

- THAT'S 500 BUCKSYOU'RE WALKING AWAY WITH.

NOW HALF OF THAT'S MINE,PAL.

- NOPE.

- AND HALF OF THISIS YOURS.

- THAT'S YOURS.

YOUR HALF IS BROKEN.

- THAT'S OKAY,'CAUSE I'M GONNA REBUILD IT.

- YUP.- THERE WILL BE A RECKONING!

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