Auction Status: Closed

Thank you all for your participation!

Welcome to the 2017 Benefit Auction For Crown Jewels of the Wire Magazine.

Auction closed on Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 10:00 PM EST (7:00 PM PST)

Final total: $15,026 -- Our goal: $7,500

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100% of the proceeds from this auction will go to Crown Jewels of the Wire. The money will be divided 50% to help with printing expenses; and 50% to help with postage expenses.

All items in this auction were donated. Bidding starts at just $5 and there’s no reserve price on any item regardless of its value.

Donating to this auction were (listed alphabetically): Larry Beauchat, James Bender, Jim & Lis Bergman, Guido Boreani, Don & Kay Bryant, Bob Bunker, Bill & Darcy Burger, David Collins (CA), Barry Conolly, Dixie Jewels Insulator Club, Gerald Doyle, Zoltan Drinoczi, William Durica, Eagle Cap Collectibles (Howard & Linda Banks), Dave Elliott, Dave Fleishman, Denny Hackthorne, Bill Harrison, Mary Hayward, Colin Jung, Dennis Kotan, Doug MacGillvary, Chris Magnus, Justin Martin, Jim McLeod, Aidan Morgan, Bill Ostrander, Dave Rosychuk, Pete Sawin, Bob Scafe, John & Emily Schmidt & Family, Brian Smith, Travis Tuttle, Andy Wadysz, Jim Watson, Tim & Joanne Wood, Ron Yuhas, and Paul Ziemer.

Additionally, Bill & Jill Meier are donating their services to host this auction!

Everyone who bids (and everyone who made a donation to the auction) will have their subscription to Crown Jewels extended by one month for free… whether or not they win anything. Further, if the auction realizes at least $6,000 then everyone who participated in the auction by bidding or donating will have their subscription extended by two months for free. And if the final auction realization exceeds $7,500 then the subscription for participants will be extended three months for free.

Please take a look at the auction and consider bidding… both to help the magazine… and to help yourself!

Thank you for your support.

Howard & Linda Banks