UK DIXON BC 1163-1

CODE UK DIXON BC 1163-1 Categories: , Product ID: 2049


Item number                           :           UK DIXON BC 1163-1

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           Screw Pressure Mechanism

Gauge                                     :           12

Suitable for pinfire                 :           No

Stabilizer                                 :          Yes, right side

Cartridge pusher                    :           Yes

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons

Markings                                :           JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD”, The Trumpet and “12”

on the topside of the press handle. “1163” on the other side.

The letter “H” on different parts of the tool.

Biggest length                        :           150 mm

Weight                                    :           714 grams

Press handle                           :           Hardened steel lever with ebony grip. The hardening is beautiful.

Turning handle                       :           Hardened steel with ebony grip

Closing cup                            :           Steel

Materials body                       :           Cast iron body

Paint                                       :           Retains almost all of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Steel screw has big round top without pins.

Top rectangular with 4 deep ribs

Condition                               :           Very good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

See Baker 2014 page 84

The inventors are not mentioned on this tool, nor the fact that this tool is patented.

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50