Marthabelle's Printing | Equipment, Fixtures, Tools, & Much More!

After 65 years of business, Marthabelle's will be closing and must liquidate everything from wall to wall including equipment, fixtures, tools, & much more!


Begins: Friday, March 26th 10:30AM

5100 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112


After 65 years of successful business, a true Kansas City institution, Marthabelle’s Printing & Mailing will be closing and will offer everything from wall to wall at public auction to the highest bidder regardless of selling price. Make plans now to attend this historic auction!


Industrial Printing & Related Equipment


Challenge paper cutter; Challenge paper drill; Bostitch Textron “Bronco” stitcher; nuArc 26-1K Mercury Exposure System; Heidelberg ink machine; RB Sun “HS 1200-B” handi-slitter for business cards; Duplo “DC-615” slitter/cutter/creaser machine; MBM Sprint “Bookletmaker;” large industrial printing & color press-early 1940’s; Allied Automation “Sergeant” shrink-wrapping machine; Lectrojog “Office Jogger;” Best Flex collapsible conveyor-belt system on casters; Challenge “Paddy Wagon;” Super Model “T” Therm-O-Type machine; Rena “DA606” inkjet address & barcode printer; Tri-Star “Nova” Infra-Red Ink Drying System; Itek “3985” small offset printing press; ABDICK “1200” envelope feeder; Townsend Industries “T-51” off-set color printer & feeder machine; Townsend Industries “A-E” 2nd color unit for press; ABDICK “9910XCS” two-color printing press; ABDICK “Powdair 3;” Scott “Index Tabcutting Machine;” Duplo “DC-10 Mini;” ABDICK cutter machine; Duplo “DBM-100;” Strapex semi-automatic strapping machine; Fastbind Office Line “Secura” soft-cover binding machine; Reliant “1500” stream-feeder; Rena “AF500” friction feeder; large light table; Sunraise “S-7000” thermography machine; MBO “B26” folder; Straight Shooter machine; Prism ink drying machine; Rip It Speed Setter; much printing inks & chemicals; related equipment; & much more!


Antique Equipment & Collectibles


Jewel Moistener; early IBM typewriter; (2) industrial metal library carts; neon “Fax” sign; Modess tampon dispenser; industrial stainless steel hotel baggage cart; industrial 1940’s metal trashcan; (2) early stainless steel Luron soap dispensers; wooden cabinets full of printer’s type & spacers; cast iron riveter machine; small set warehouse stairs; early paper cutters; book presses; large tape dispensers; early oil cans; No. 1 Washington Press; No. 4 Adams Cottage Press “Union Army Field Model;” Ideal Model #3 “Cannonball Press;” book press; Rule miterer jig by (Hoe or Rouse); selection of early printing books & manuals; industrial barstools; Normal Rockwell printer framed art; early Country Club Plaza framed photo-large; several store displays; & much more!


Office & Computer Equipment


Ricoh “Priport DX 4640PD;” HP Laserjet “4345mfp;” Gestetner “5490;” Gestetner “5499” copyprinter; (2) Canon ImageRUNNERs; Verifone “510” credit card machine; Imagenico credit card machine; Dash Open-Phone System; Konica Minolta bizhub pro “C6500;” OKI “CX3641;” Brother Laser Fax machine; HP deskjet printer; Ricoh “MP C5503;” Epson Perfection “V550 Photo;” Polycom HD Voice phone system; HP Laserjet “5500-DN;” Sharp “XE-A206” cash register; late model Apple iMac computer; many desktop computer monitors & towers by ThinkPad, HP, Dell, etc.; computer equipment; Coby flat-panel TV with mount; Vizio flat-panel TV with mount; NIB Dymo “Labelwriter Turbo;” NIB Canon PowerShot “A70” digital camera; much printer ink & toner-NIB; huge amount of NIB office stationery, labels & supplies; Sansui “PL-45” record player; Lamitek laminator; & much more!




Several dollies & hand trucks; C-clamps; many hand tools; Craftsman roll-around tool chest full of tools; wrenches; Sears Craftsman 5-HP 25 Gal. roll-around air compressor; Midwest Products 9 Gal. portable air tank; (2) gas-powered weed eaters; Craftsman edger; assorted yard tools; (2) shop-vacs; electric hedge trimmers; extension cords; bolt-cutters; power tools; large wooden folding ladder; hardware; & much more!




Many digital scales; several roll-around stainless steel “metro” racks; flame-proof metal cabinet; GE microwave; Maytag Plus refrigerator; assorted kitchen goods; slat-wall equipment; NIB small animal trap; Christmas decor; chemicals; several large sections of utility shelving-some metal; metal filing cabinets; desks; metal cabinets & tables; NIB VCR & VHS players; NIB golf club BBQ tools; NIB lightbulbs; wall art; lots of miscellaneous items; scrap metal; household goods; many box lots; & much more!


Large cast iron boiler for scrap


Auctioneer’s Note: We are pleased to represent Marthabelle’s for this large auction. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone in the business as there is much late model and high end equipment. There is much more than pictured or listed. Don’t miss this historic auction, make plans now to attend!

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Phone: 816.820.3313