Gov allowing sales of surplus HMMWV

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  1. jp1985

    jp1985
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    Gov allowing sales of surplus HMMWVs now!!! perfects survivle rigs.
    There are 7 of htem up for auction in porltand. Looks like they are wanting 7500 each starting bid which is nothing for a true mil HMMVW. I will be getting one as soon as i can.

    Just thought id share it.

    http://www.govplanet.com/Humvees?c=3468&sm=0&l2=USA-OR
     
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  2. solv3nt

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    $7,500 is the starting bid price.
     
  3. jp1985

    jp1985
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    yeah its an auction. but it doesn't look like many people are bidding on them, and a few of them are ending soon.
     
  4. JDAVIS

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    make sure it comes with a form SF97 or i believe you will not able to title/register it as a street legal vehicle. that is my understanding atleast
     
  5. elsie

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    I noticed these are all marked "Off Road Use Only" so I'm thinking they're not street legal.


    elsie
     
  6. IronMonster

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    I have bought a truck through govplanet, a M35A3. There are a lot of hoops to jump through to get paper on them and get it legal to drive.

    Keep in mind too that as a surplus rig it may range anyplace from unused to scrap and sometimes condition is really tough to ascertain from a few pictures.
     
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    MILSPEC hummers are money pits, dude.
     
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  8. DieselScout

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    I really have to disagree. They are too wide, too loud and too slow.
     
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