Mini Cast Iron Bench Restored.

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The_Yellow_Ardvark

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This nice, but i need of attention Sales man Garden bench model was mine the other day/
It was in nee of TYA TLC. It was given to me from a friend. She had cleaned it, a bit. It had lived in a damp shed for a few years.

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A Meths bath to clean the metal work. All but one bolt was saved.

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The Slats were left in the Vapor tank over night, dried and given a sound sanding. I wanted to bleach them a bit, but I couldn't.

No wood bleach.


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Hot caustic bath to remove the paint. Modern stripper would not do a thing to it.


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Good Low carbon cast iron.



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Rattle can paint.


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New SS M4 fixings.

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Wood was finished in many coats of Local bee's wax, again from the the fruit trees wood.




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