Author Archive | Johnmc
Olympia Cremina Model 67. In beautiful condition it has been completely and professionally stripped to bare metal then the case professionally resprayed to high Automotive standards . Restoration with replacement of all seals with new ones and very careful checking of all wires and switches before replacing means that this is a machine which is […]
Available now. Boema 60’s 2 group lever coffee machineSee the shop The machine is not mine but I was directly involved in the restoration. Made by Faema, one of the most respected coffee machine manufacturers ever, it is an unusual design which just works. It will probably still be doing so when your grandchildren are […]
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The machine is in really excellent used condition and works perfectly, except the chrome on the top of the group and lever yoke has been worn. Note : I regard it as patina and, as such I wouldn’t replate. But if you want, it can be done.
Originally my own machine and fully restored and then used by me for 4 years, this Aurora 1 Group lever machine is now for sale by it’s current owner. Note : The restoration included a complete dismantle, the frame and painted panels were all sandblasted then powder coated. The boiler was dismantled and it and all pipes […]
This machine is for sale by a friend of mine. It is in great condition and makes a truly great coffee. Contact me and I’ll forward you his details. His words A 2003 model Elektra Microcasa SXC Semiautomatica espresso machine. This is a well loved, well maintained two owner machine and up until recently had been used every day. It recently underwent a […]
Now available New La Scala Coffee Machines and Coffee Grinders Although I love Vintage Lever Coffee Machines, I am realistic enough to acknowledge that they don’t suit everyone. So, I am now selling the La Scala range of coffee machines and coffee grinders. I have owned ( from new ) a La Scala Butterfly Stainless […]
SOLD This beautiful Olympia Cremina coffee machine has been my personal machine for the last 5 years After I bought this Cremina, I completely restored it. It was totally dismantled. The frame was stripped back to bare metal and then double powder coated with a grey ripple finish. The main body panel was also stripped […]
After a thorough restoration, this striking classic is now at it’s new home. Some images before restoration. Click image to view full size. [pe2-gallery class=”alignleft” ] [/pe2-gallery] Images of the completed machine [pe2-gallery class=”alignleft” ] [/pe2-gallery] The machine is now living at Blackwood Lane In their retail cake decoration shop.