Company Announcement: 4th April 2024

Parkes Machine Tools announce their warehouse relocation sale. This sale is by auction and is in cooperation with Liquidity Services Inc.

The auction comprises of UK surplus stock and is now live at 

The sale closes on Thursday 18th April 2024 at 1500hrs UK time.

A huge number of exciting machines, parts and accessories comprising of ca. 200 lots, with more added daily:

Bihler Multislide Machines, Bruderer High Speed Presses, Associated Spares, Parts and General Workshop Equipment

Featured items:

  • Bihler GRM50 Multislide Wire/Strip Punching and Forming Machines (x3)
  • Bihler GRM80 Multislide Wire/Strip Punching and Forming Machine (1984)
  • Bihler RM40E Multislide Wire/Strip Punching and Forming Machine (2006)
  • Bihler GRM100 Multislide Punching and Forming Machines (x2)
  • Bihler RM35 Multislide Wire/Strip Punching and Forming Machines (x3)
  • Finzer ZUB220 Multislide Punching and Forming Machine (1982)
  • Bruderer BSTA 200-41B Precision High Speed Punching Press (2002)
  • Haulick + Roos RVD63-800NS High Speed Press
  • Bruderer BSTA 80H High Speed Press (1985)
  • Haulick + Roos RVD25-540HS High Speed Press (1991)
  • Buch DCM200/4-40-P25 Multislide Machine
  • Bruderer roll feeds type BBV190/85, BBV195/85, BBV202/120 and BBV320/200
  • Bruderer gripper feeds type BZV60
  • Bihler forming slides for various machine models
  • Finzer forming slides



Parkes Machine Tools Ltd are located in the centre of England in the picturesque village of BERKSWELL near Meriden Coventry in the West Midlands, with easy access to the M42 and M6 motorways , Birmingham International Airport (BHX) and the Birmingham International Railway Station adjacent to the NEC Exhibition Centre.

Our offices and workshop are located on the historic BERKSWELL ESTATE HOME FARM complex which affords us with a stunning rural location.

In addition since January 2014 we have established a superb workshop complex in SOUTHERN GERMANY near Singen (Bodensee) where our team of experienced Bruderer engineers carry out checks and refurbishment on our extensive range of used Bruderer high speed presses which are then sold all over Europe and the rest of the world.

In 2019 we celebrated our 75th birthday since being established in 1944 by the late Mr L.V.Parkes – an achievement that we are truly proud of!

Our key personnel are:

- Mr R.L Parkes († 2023) – Owner
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- Mrs Kerstin Schrader - Operations, Sales and Marketing Manager
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- Mr Mark Ford -  Warehouse Manager
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Please visit our MACHINES FOR SALE section to see our extensive range of used equipment:

- Bruderer high speed presses
- Bihler & Finzer multislides
- Platarg (Eyelet) transfer presses
- Herlan horizontal impact extrusion presses

Featured Machines

Bruderer BSTA 80USL press for sale

Stock Ref: BSTA 80USL

Bruderer BSTA 80USL press for sale

One used Bruderer BSTA 80USL high speed press, Year of mfg 1996. Swiss Origin. Only 3500 operating hours since refurbishment in...

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Bruderer BSTA 80H press, 24360

Stock Ref: 24360

Bruderer BSTA 80H press, 24360

  One used Bruderer BSTA 80H high speed press. Year of mfg 1985. Swiss origin. Hydrostatic drive. Analgue controls. 80 tons nominal capacity. Adjustable...

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Bruderer BSTA 60HSL press, 24390

Stock Ref: SOLD

Bruderer BSTA 60HSL press, 24390


One used Bruderer BSTA 60HSL high speed production press, 60 tons capacity, underdrive. Adjustable stroke 20 to 76 mm. Speed range 100...

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Bihler RM40E multislide, 24395

Stock Ref: 24395

Bihler RM40E multislide, 24395

  One used BIHLER RM40E multislide wire/strip punching and forming machine, year of mfg 2006. German origin. Equipped with 5x forming slides...

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Bruderer BSTA 200-41B press, 23588

Stock Ref: 23588

Bruderer BSTA 200-41B press, 23588

One used Bruderer BSTA 200-41B precision high speed punching press. Swiss origin. Year of manufacture 2002, low operating hours. Electric...

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BUCH DCM200 multislide, 24406

Stock Ref: 24406

BUCH DCM200 multislide, 24406

  One used "Buch" DCM200/4-40-P25 multislide machine Equipped with 6x forming slides (total off 19 available) and 25 ton press station. Gripper...

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