UK DIXON BC 1169-2

CODE UK DIXON BC 1169-2 Categories: , Product ID: 1710


Item number                           :           UK DIXON BC 1169-2

Origin                                     :           England

Style                                       :           English Style

Gauge                                     :           16

Suitable for pinfire                 :           Yes

Shell extractor                        :           Fails

Maker                                     :           JAMES DIXON & SONS, Sheffield

Markings                                :           “1169”, JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD”, “16” on top pressure handle, “G” on the underside of the pressure handle and on various parts.

Apparently a kind of serial number.

Biggest length                        :           280 mm

Weight                                   :           518 grams

Pressure handle                      :           Steel with ebony grip, shown in the Dixon 1882 catalogue as “No. 7”

Turning handle                       :           Cast iron with ebony grip

Closing cup                            :           Brass

Materials body                       :           Cast iron

Paint                                       :           Retains most of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Rectangular with two square patches with hand made pins

Screw has round top with 4 sharp pins

Condition                               :           Good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

The No. 7 pressure handle belongs according to the catalogue to tools no 1166, 1169 &c. These tools are however not shown. Look also to UK     DIXON BC 1169-1

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