Sovereign Petrol Self-propelled Rotary Mower - 150cc - 40cm  £118.15 @ Homebase

Sovereign Petrol Self-propelled Rotary Mower - 150cc - 40cm £118.15 @ Homebase

Found 28th Jun 2015
good price with today's 15% off at homebase (online until tmrr). Use the "paintusapicture" go get £5 off by buying a item (ex some nails) before
This Sovereign Petrol Self-Propelled Rotary Mower is powerful and easy to control. Its ideal for the larger garden.
Material: Steel and plastic.
Dimensions: (H)135, (W)112, (D)45cm.
Cutting height range: 25 - 75mm.
Cutting width: 40cm.
Colour: Red.
Features: 4 stroke self-propelled petrol lawnmower, central height adjustment lever, large 45L grass collection bag, 5 cutting-height positions.
Type: Petrol self propelled.
Collection capacity: 45L.
Engine: 149.3cc.
Self-propelled: Yes.
Weight: 23kg.
Guarantee: 1 year
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Good price, but what happens when the no-name engine or carb fails outside the guarantee.
I'd prefer to go for a Briggs and Stratton for not a lot more.
these have been down to under £80 a few weeks ago so gotta vote cold
You gotta be kidding... Show me where!
The under £80 deal was for the version that was not self-propelled. I think this was around £100

these have been down to under £80 a few weeks ago so gotta vote cold

ahaha... so all models are the same hum? ... my deal is for a "self-propelled" which you might not know the difference? the one you are referring to is below:…952?_$ja=tsid%3A21719%7Cprd%3A1546795&cm_mmc=Affiliate-_-Cojun-_-Dry+Tinder+LTD-_-1546795

Edited by: "arma_gera" 28th Jun 2015
I have had one of these for years, and has been very reliable, however the early Sovereign do have a Briggs and Stratton engine. This is still a good deal for a Self-Propelled mower, and you can get spares direct from Sovereign.
Got a MacAllister one from B&Q few months ago was £138 took oap with me 15% grey weds plus £5 for registering the oap.

Even £138 was a great price, metal chassis with briggs & Stratton engine. I looked at the Homebase one, all plastic felt cheap and nasty tbh.

It's a good deal for a cheap mower so hot BUT I'd spend a bit more get a metal chassis & a branded engine
so what the difference between a push mower and a Self-propelled mower ?
Answer 33.62
Some of the feedback is bad - plastic and a very small grass box. Needs a lot of maintenance.
Any good metal chassis cheapo push lawn mower that's of reasonable quality?
Get a second hand quality brand if you are after a cheap one. I got a second hand Briggs and Stratton push for £50, nearly new it's a good mower.
I have this mower, it's alright for the price.
I looked at the Sovereign one yesterday, but was a bit put off by the reviews and the fact it was made of plastic. Opted for this Qualcast one at 169.99 instead and can't fault it.
I had to get a self propelled as can't manage pushing a mower anymore, means the difference between being able to cut mine and next doors grass without putting myself in bed for the following few days. I'd highly recommend one especially if you have any medical conditions that make pushing something hard/impossible.
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