Vintage Machinery

We are a specialist manufacturer of solid rubber tyres for various types of traditional vintage machinery.

Vintage Machinery

Clifton Rubber is a specialist manufacturer of solid rubber tyres for various types of traditional vintage machinery. We cover all types of wheels found on vintage machinery and can offer bespoke finishes to meet customer requirements.

Traction Engine Wheels & Rubber Tyres

Our solid tyres for wheels can be used in various modes of transport including:

Traction Engine Wheels, Horse Drawn Carriage Wheels, Vintage Car Wheels  Trailer Wheels, Steam Roller Wheels, Model Traction Engine Wheels, Living Van Wheels and many more.

Clifton Rubber can arrange for the collection of your original wheels. Once received the original rubber is stripped and the wheel prepared for the fitting of a new tyre. The rubber used for the new tyres is to a very high standard and by using the latest grinding and machining equipment we can ensure the quality of the tyre is similar to the original.


    50 years of industry experience in rubber and polyurethane manufacturing

  • UK Manufacturing

    A UK based, family owned, 50,000 square feet manufacturing facility

  • In-House Engineering

    Precision Engineering on-site for tool-making and support


    Low volume one off orders, up to high volume continuous production orders welcome

Companies We’ve Worked With


  • “Really pleased we found Clifton rubber, their technical team really helped us in the early stages of our project and now they produce our parts which we know will be top quality every time.”

    Sophie, Purchasing Manager, Machinery Manufacturer

  • “Excellent service which is unusual in this day and age. The polyurethane screening stars do the job great, very very pleased.”

    Richard, Owner, Screener Manufacturer

  • “The Clifton Rubber Bowls Ditch Liners look and feel top quality. Thank you for all your help and advice when placing the order. We will definitely be recommending you.”

    Andrew, Club Secretary, Bowls Club

  • “Working with Clifton Rubber has been a real pleasure. Their technical department have gone above and beyond the call of duty to produce the special shaped rubber profile I required. I’m extremely pleased with the end result.”

    Chris, Purchasing Manager, Boat Manufacturer

  • “Just to let you know that our new ditch matting that we purchased from you is spot on. Used all through this busy season, really pleased with it.”

    Ken, Fairford Bowling Club

  • “Since Clifton Rubber has taken over the re-covering of these gripper pads the customer has had no premature failures and the products have a much longer lifespan.”

    Tom, Manufacturing Company

Our Manufacturing Capabilities