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BPI Auctions’ regular tool and tool hire sales include items such as drills, circular saws, hammers and chisels through to larger items including generators, compactors and lighting towers and with fresh stock arriving regularly, there are bargains to be picked up in every sale.

As specialists in asset handling and disposal, we regularly come across a wide variety of hand tools, power tools and specialist tools in excellent condition, that are then auctioned off at prices significantly friendlier than if you were to buy brand new.

We also offer many ex-display tools for auction that have been untouched and ready to use. Please be sure to read the descriptions thoroughly before placing a bid.

So if you’re looking for an ex tool hire auction near you, then why not try BPI Auctions.

Tool Auctions at BPI

Buying used tools online is a smart, savvy way for businesses and DIYers to pick up equipment for a fraction of the rrp. BPI's tool auctions include new hand tool lots and equipment from the UK's leading tool hire companies including HSS Hire and Jewsons.

BPI's ex tool hire auctions offer buyers a massive range of new and used tools, from quality brands including Holden, Makita, Bosch and DeWalt. There are hundreds of tool lots for sale, with many items going for as little as 5% of the retail price of new equipment. Every auction has great deals for people wanting to pick up a replacement or additional kit.

Many of our tool auctions offer wholesale quantities in lots of different areas, so whether it’s a power tool, hand tool, gardening tool or second-hand DIY tool, we’re sure to have the right options for you.

Why Buy Second Hand Tools and Machinery

Buying from BPI's power tool auctions gives you the assurance you can buy equipment from premium tool hire suppliers at the best possible prices. Our trusted and transparent service, means you know you'll be paying the real market value and won't have to overspend to get the tools you want.

The quality of tools in present-day is much more robust and reliable, with many parts and accessories available if and when required. This alleviates the risk of buying a tool that may need some TLC, with spares being readily accessible. 

Buying second-hand tools is, more often than not, also very cost-effective. Many of our tools sell considerably less than their rrp and in excellent, working order which prevents the upfront and significant cost of a brand new model. Get bidding on the tools available today by registering an account via this link.

Looking to Sell Second Hand Tools via Auction?

Are you a company that’s looking for an online asset disposal company? As one of the UK’s leading online auctioneers and known specialists in tools and equipment auctions, BPI auctions are trusted auctioneers of unwanted stock or liquidated stock for those seeking working capital.

To get started with us today, simply register an account with us to start selling via the link below, or contact a member of our team today and we can help guide you through the process to get started.

Tool Auction FAQs

Read our FAQs on tool auctions below.

Just like anything, there is some risk posed in committing to purchasing used tools at auction. We are not responsible for the condition of the tools and these are sold as seen.

Be sure that when buying tools at auction, to check the item's condition, check for any damage, ensure you have a good understanding of what you are looking for and use common sense. It’s always best to take precautions and pass if you feel the tool is not right or may be unsafe.

Yes, from time to time we have auctions on the BPI website promoting brand new tools. Keep an eye on our tool auctions page and make sure you sign up for regular updates via the website and register an account to subscribe to our newsletters.

We have a large variety of tools on auction at one time, these including power tools like drills, saws, routers, angle grinders, sanders, planes and more. We also see regular larger power tools available such as bench saws, cement mixers and garden tools.

Brands you can expect to see include - Makita, Dewalt, Festool, Hilti, Belle, Stihl, Husqvarna, Milwaukee and more. We generally host auctions from tool hire companies.

In addition, we are also able to offer many hand tools such as hammers, screwdrivers and much more. Be sure to check the auctions running for more.

Absolutely - BPI Auctions is a portal to allow you to sell excess, liquidated or unwanted stock. You can find all information on how to sell through BPI Auctions via our sell page here - For more information, please get in touch.

All tools sold at auction are sold as seen, meaning that if the tool you have purchased is not what you expected, unfortunately, it cannot be returned to the seller or refunded. Viewings are available Mon - Fri for all Tool stock. Site visitors must have safety boots and sign a disclaimer upon arrival. If assets require a power supply you will have to bring your own as we cannot guarantee access to power supplies.

Buyers are to make bids at the auction, at their own risk.