Just a restoration out for interest!!
Just a quick topic to show anyone that may be interested in my recent completed Webb Witch restoration. Hope you like it!!
The new handles and front rollers were turned by a local wood turner using English oak he had salvaged from a local church. The paint was applied using a brush. The bearings and bushes were replaced. The decal came from Australia. Feel free to ask any questions, thanks.
Excellent job looks better than the one that I have.
Definitely one to be proud of.
Looks very nice. Is it going to be a worker or a looker?
Which paint did you use? And did you thin it in any way?
What a fantastic looking machine. Congratulations.
Apologies for slow response. The mower has been used in anger since its restoration but to be honest its a bit small for my lawn. I still enjoy pushing it around though. I am in the middle of restoring a 17" Suffolk Punch Pro so I would imagine once thats up and running my Webb Witch will become a show item.
The paint I used was made by a company called Farmline. Its an enamel finish. I didnt thin it down. Just straight on from the tin with a good quality brush.
Thanks for your interest.
Bit late to the party with this one, but how did you get the metal roller looking so good? I have just picked one of these up today and searched google for inspiration. I’m certainly inspired now!