Used log loaders are sold online at eBay, EquipFind.com and ForestryEquipmentSales.com. Some log loaders sold on these sites are in need of repair or are being sold for parts, while others are fully operational. Most require local pickup, although delivery is offered on some units.
As of November 2015, eBay lists six working used log loaders for sale, including a Barko 275 Professional knuckleboom with a cradle and saw located in Greensboro, North Carolina, for $29,995, and a 2007 Tigercat 244 knuckleboom located in Blountstown, Florida, for $47,000. The seller of the Barko 275 offers delivery, while the seller of the Tigercat requires that the unit be picked up.
EquipFind.com lists 12 used log loaders, including a 2000 Timberjack 530 with a delimber and saw package located in Salem, Kentucky, for $60,000; a 2004 Rotobec 80 Elite with a Rotobec 4542 grapple located in Granville, New York, for $16,000; and a 1990 Hitachi EX200 located in Forks, Washington, for $10,000. The site lists other used forestry equipment, including delimbers, tub grinders and chippers.
ForestryEquipmentSales.com lists more than 50 used log loaders ranging in price from $3,995 for a 1996 Serco 7000 trailer-mounted loader that needs repairs, to $279,000 for a fully functional 2011 Tigercat S855C with a complete Berco undercarriage. The site features listings for other used forestry equipment, including skidders, debarkers and yarders.