Perhaps youve always wanted your very own dentists chair? At the UW Surplus Public Auction, you may spot such things as a pallet of gently used computers, an assortment of self-inflating rafts, or 200 red theater seats in near-perfect condition. Some weirder items for sale include an enormous circular gas teriyaki grill8 feet in diameteras well as all sorts of medical equipment: centrifuges, blood banks, incubators, and adjustable electronic patient tables. If youre looking to outfit your home office, theyve got retro-hip 50s wooden desks and a small fleet of metal file cabinets. In the market for some sports gear? Theyve got a crowd of snowshoes, and plenty of bikes, too. Also on the block: a 1999 Jeep Cherokee, with only 87,716 miles. Check their site for photos of merchandiseand arrive early. Word is, people line up as if for concert tickets.
Sat., Dec. 8, 10 a.m., 2007