Name The Estate of Norm Vachon
Auctioneer Visbids
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 6/27/2021 - 7/8/2021
Auction opens Sunday, June 27 @ 8:00 AM, and begins to close on Thursday, July 8 at 7:00 PM
Preview Date/Time Due to provincial Covid regulations, there will be no preview for this auction.
Checkout Date/Time Pickup is on Saturday July 10 from 12-5 at 2100 28th Sideroad in Moffat ON.
Location 2100 28th Sideroad Moffat, ON
Moffatt, ON
Buyer Premium 15% will be added to each succesful bid
From the estate of our friend and colleague, Norm Vachon. A lifetime dealer and picker with an eye for the unusual, and a passion for the antique business. On offer we have a vintage "Bally" Bobby Orr pinball machine, antique Quebec chanticler, vintage 70'sbatmobile in box, Okeefe's Kuntz's cooler, early 20thC fire department photo from Niagara, antique toys, early Quebec water cooler, vintage games and puzzles, vintage airplane propeller, art, sculpture, ephemera, including an extensive lot of paper documenting the life of Fred Irwin, theatre impressario from the early 1900's,and much more. Norm was a smoker, and there is a detectable nicotine odour to a few of the items, though many were stored outside his home, and not affected.
Auction Terms & Conditions Bidders, please read all terms and conditions before bidding. Bidding in the sale means you accept the following terms and conditions. 1. CONDITION: all items are sold as is, where is. VISBIDS makes a concientous effort to describe things accurately and show condition by way of detailed photographs. All bidders are encouraged to preview in person, or ask for more information or photographs. Please try to place all questions and requests for additional photos 48 hours in advance of the auction. No items can be returned. 2. RESPONSIBILITY: All items are sold to the highest bidder. All high bids are considered legally binding contracts. Once sold, the winning bidder assumes all risks and responsibilities for this item. 3. ONLINE PLATFORM: All online bidding will take place through If instructed, VISBIDS can take written or oral absentee bids, and act on behalf of the bidder. 4. PREMIUM: A premium of 15 % is added to final price paid. 5 SALES TAX: All items purchased, regardless of where the buyer is located, are subject to HST of 13%. It is the buyer's responsibility to see if this can be remitted. 6.PAYMENT: Following forms of payment are accepted: Mastercard and Visa. Etransfers are accepted and are due immediately up receipt of the invoice, and prior to the pick up of the articles purchased. Purchases will be released upon confirmed payment. 7.APPROVED BIDDERS: Any person who wishes to bid online must register with hibid, and be approved by hibid prior to bidding. VISBIDS retains the right to disqualify certain parties as bidders. 8.PICKUP: Pickup will be scheduled one or two days following the close of an auction. Buyers are responsible for supplying their own loading help, packing materials, etc. VISBIDS will not be offering any loading assistance. In certain cases, special equipment may be required for loading which the buyer must bring with them. or arrange in advance. After five business days, items not picked up, or arranged to be delivered will be considered abandoned, and the buyer will have no claim to them. VISBIDS has complete discretion as to their dispersal. Given the current covid 19 situation, all health protocols are mandatory. Masks must be worn on site and physical distancing of 2 metres maintained. Hand sanitizer will be available. 9. SHIPPING ARRANGEMENTS: All shipping, including handling, packing and insurance will be arranged by a 3rd party shipper. If the buyer should have their own shipper, please contact us and we will be happy to release the items to your shipper. 10. SOFT CLOSE: VISBIDS.HIBID.COM uses the 1 minute soft close option. 11. PRIVACY OF INFORMATION: VISBIDS will retain only your email address and name, which we will not sell, share, or make publicly available. All personal information retained by Hibid is subject to the terms, conditions and protections as set out in Hibid's privacy agreement. --------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------ Terms Of Use

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Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 95.00 5.00 CAD
95.01 - 490.00 10.00 CAD
490.01 - 9,999,999.99 25.00 CAD
Currency CAD
Buyer Premium 15% will be added to each succesful bid
Payment Terms
We accept Visa, Mastercard, etransfer or cash. If paying by cash, exact change is appreciated. If paying by etransfer, please ensure transfer has gone through before coming to pick up. All purchases requiring shipping to the States require payment by credit card. BUYERS PREMIUM: 15% 13% HST applied to all purchases.
Pickup is Sat. July 10 from 12-5 in Moffat, ON CALL JOHN AT 416 453 0920, FOR YOUR ASSIGNED PICKUP TIME SLOT. CALL EARLY TO SECURE YOUR TIME. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ADEQUATE EQUIPMENT AND HELP FOR MOVING. VISBIDS DOES NOT PROVIDE MOVING ASSISTANCE. *****ITEMS WILL BE MOVED OUT OF HOUSE SO AS TO COMPLY WITH CURBSIDE PICKUP REGULATIONS***** SHIPPING ARRANGEMENTS:. For smaller items, please call Tom @ 905 846 2835, or email him at: to arrange shipping. Please notify Visbids of your shipping plans. ****SHIPPING IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE BUYER***** Call Barry @ 519 803 3945, or John @ 416 453 0920 with any questions or concerns.