CODE UK DIXON BC 1119N-1 Categories: , Product ID: 1648


Item number                           :           UK DIXON BC 1119N-1

Origin                                     :           England

Style                                       :           English Style

Gauge                                     :           16

Suitable for pinfire                 :           Yes

Shell extractor                        :           Yes

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons, Cornish Place, Sheffield

Markings                                :           “1119”, “James Dixon & Sons Sheffield”, “16”on pressure handle,

“B” on the turning handle and the body and “w” on the body.

Biggest length                        :           270 mm

Weight                                    :           496 grams

Press handle                           :           Non painted plated steel with ebony grip. Lever no 4

Turning handle                       :           Non painted plated steel with ebony grip

Closing cup                            :           Brass

Materials body                       :           Cast iron

Paint                                       :           Retains most of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Top two sections with hand made pins. Screw has squere top with 4 pins

Condition                               :           Very good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

The 1882 Dixon catalogue doesn’t mention this tool. The  UK DIXON BC 1119 is described as a: “Horizontal Closing Machine for pinfire cartridges”.

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