The machinist's marketplace

To Sell Used Equipment

Flexible Options that Meet Every Shop’s Needs

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Easily list your used machines utilizing Machinist Exchange’s proprietary auction system.

Single Machine Listings or Value Driven Monthly Subscriptions

Whether you are looking to sell one machine or have an inventory of used equipment you would like to move, our flexible options provide a solution for everyone.

Featured Listings

Choose to have your machines appear at the top of the list and get noticed first by potential buyers.

Peace of Mind

Machinist Exchange has partnered with, a neutral third party that monitors and transacts payments and merchandise exchanges.

Using gives you peace of mind knowing that you are supported by a licensed and audited escrow service.

  • Online escrow that is simple and safe for both buyers and sellers.
  • Compliant with relevant State laws.
  • Cost effective solutions

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Frequently Asked Questions

The buyer is responsible for the escrow fees for all purchases on MACHINIST EXCHANGE 

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Transaction value Fees Fees
$0-$5,000: 3.25%
$5,000.01-$25,000: $162.50 + 0.26% of amount over $5,000
>$25,000: 0.89%
$25 charge in case of international wire transfers  
3.05% processing fee for payment via PayPal/Credit Card)  

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Transaction value Fees Fees
$0-$5,000: 3.25%
$5,000.01-$25,000: $162.50 + 0.26% of amount over $5,000
>$25,000: 0.89%
$25 charge in case of international wire transfers  
3.05% processing fee for payment via PayPal/Credit Card)  
  • You are using a secure online system established by to transfer the funds for the machine, and the seller is notified that the money is in a holding account waiting for them to fulfill their obligations as agreed in step 1.
  • The machine is then shipped and tracking information provided to
  • After arrival you have 48h time to inspect and subsequently accept the machine and advise accordingly. If you reject it a dispute will be raised and will act as a professional third party for resolution, including arbitration as the case may be..
  • Once the machine has been accepted by you, releases the funds to the seller and the transaction is complete.

At times transactions can have issues, and if there is a disagreement, you and the seller will enter the Dispute Process.

A dispute happens when you do not accept the machine and intend to return it, and the seller rejects this return. If you return the machine, and the seller accepts the return, this is not considered a dispute.

  • You reject the machine, and If the Seller accepts the return of the machine, then a refund is processed to you.
  • The seller rejects the return of the machine. After is notified, you and the seller enter the Negotiation Period.
  • Negotiation Period. You and the seller have 14 calendar days to resolve the dispute without using a third party. For this purpose has a conflict resolution team, which will act as a professional and independent advisor to assist you and the seller.  Experience shows their capabilities typically lead to successful and amicable resolution, beneficial to all involved. 
  • Only in case such a resolution can not be found, the 14 day arbitration period commences. You and the seller are required to start dispute resolution with a third-party arbitrator. The arbitration process is administered by arbitrators from American Arbitration Association, JAMS Arbitration, or and follows their arbitration rules for final settlement has added PayPal as part of our premier payment options.

A Buyer can send funds from their PayPal account by choosing the PayPal option on the transaction screen. This offers the convenience of PayPal with the protection of Either the Buyer or Seller must have completed a transaction before and the transaction amount must be less than $5000 USD in order to use the PayPal option. The transaction must also be in US Dollars and, where applicable, online trackable shipping must be used to track delivery of the goods.

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While most transactions are completed within 1 to 20 business days, transaction timelines are still unique to each transaction and depend on the steps below. 

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